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What do you think your parenting style is?

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:21 PM on Dec. 8, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • Loving but firm.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:32 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • I definitely tend to lean towards more natural and attachment parenting, but it all depends on the day and the situation.

    Answer by kristal2146 at 7:49 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Uhh.. Can't really put a pin in that one, but I do recognize that I have no Idea what the heck I am doing, and often lean back on the assurance that if I mess up, they will always have therapy....

    Answer by 3gifts.from.god at 8:06 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • The one that works for us...

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:13 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Gentle, open, and natural. It's generally considered attachment parenting.

    Answer by jus1jess at 9:38 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • I dunnnow...Kinda laid back. I used to be a "shouter/yeller" but it got to stressful so I stopped sweating the little things. So what if the house isn't spotless? Or so we spent the whole weekend in our jammies playing transformers and watching cartoons.
    I just roll with it...

    Answer by Starfire73 at 9:54 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • understanding and try real hard not to laugh when they start to complain about my grandkids. I traveled 2300 miles with my youngest, her two kids and grandson. We are all still speaking to each other so i guess i must have done something right all them years ago

    Answer by mamak57 at 9:55 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Firm, in that we demand respect and enforce discipline.

    Loving... our son is NOT afraid of us, nor will he ever be. He is allowed to run around, jump off the walls and be a boy, don't condemn him for being nearly 3 and a boy. But respect is required.

    Answer by RutterMama at 10:00 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Laid back, open, honest, natural consequences, limits, I let him have some say in decisions. I let him be a kid and jump on the bed, make messes. I require respect and choice in that.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:11 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • Very involved, affectionate, and creative. Your nice, Im nice.

    Answer by 3gigglemonsters at 10:33 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

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