parenting

Shhh…we can’t mention that. The Taboos of Motherhood

Not to confuse the usual judgement (damned if you do, damned if you don’t on all mothering styles), taboo things usually seem to be announcing pregnancy too soon, infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth and serious childhood illness or death of a child, Post Natal Depression, birth trauma, relationship breakdown – the kind of things people find very …

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Monkey See, Monkey Do.

                                                                      (image source) Do your children watch television? What kind of toys do they play with? How do the adults in their life behave? What are they exposed to if they go to playgroup/mothers group or daycare/preschool/school?  Do you censor their world, or are …

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