Must share this.
I stumbled upon this woman’s videos randomly when internet surfing trapped under a sleeping baby.
Oh my gosh.
I already knew these things, I was once this kind of parent. It was so…refreshing? Yes refreshing to have someone look me in the eyes and remind me of the kind of parent I want to be.
(Also, I love her hair and I kind of want to do that to mine, though I’m not sure I’m cool enough to pull it off. Especially considering I live in conservative Kentucky.)
Oh, so here’s the video. She has other videos too, they are aimed towards parenting adopted children with extra issues. However, they also go pretty long and far towards parenting spirited biological children too! (And I am storing up knowledge, just in case I find myself one day the mother to an adopted child with RAD or something. Intimidating thought, but you never know where you might find yourself…)
Yeah, anyway, the video: