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To each their own...

Bump if you don't judge people based on their decisions whether it's staying home with your child/ren, working, breastfeeding, formula feeding, letting your child cry it out or not, etc. To the non-judgemental moms!!!!

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BrookeKRod

Asked by BrookeKRod at 8:40 PM on Feb. 25, 2011 in General Parenting

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Answers (20)
  • here here!!!
    beyondhopes

    Answer by beyondhopes at 8:42 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • – collapse
    Sorry, no bump I enjoy judging you as well as all the others.
    lstrickland

    Answer by lstrickland at 8:48 PM on Feb. 25, 2011 (hidden) + expand

  • bump

    MrsHouston47302

    Answer by MrsHouston47302 at 8:53 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • I thought I was one of the few....and it looks like I am.
    keisha613

    Answer by keisha613 at 9:10 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • Sorry, no bump I enjoy judging you as well as all the others.

    For one finger pointed, 5 point back...

    You go OP, there needs to be more like you!
    ba13ygrl1987

    Answer by ba13ygrl1987 at 9:13 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • There needs to be less judging and more realizing that we are all in this together! It's hard enough raising kids... why not stick together instead of tearing each other apart!
    kaitilala

    Answer by kaitilala at 9:34 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • Bumped, of course!
    -AJ

    Answer by -AJ at 9:37 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • Everyone Judges everyone.
    We all have our own views and we all have an opinion on someone else's.
    Even if you don't go out of your way to judge someone you still judge them by disagreeing or agreeing with their choice. Just by having a thought on it and assuming the inside and out of what they believe.
    JazzlikeMraz

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 10:12 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • BUMPITY BUMO
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 10:49 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • Jazz, there is a difference between disagreeing or agreeing and saying "I'm better because..."

    I make choices that are right for my family. I don't assume those choices are right for EVERY family. In that vein, if you make the opposite choice (or at least some of them) I don't presume you're wrong because you've opted to follow a different path than me. I assume you've made the right choice for your family which may or may not mirror my own. That scenario means we're simply finding alternate ways to raise a family but we can agree that both are legitimate, valid choices.

    The other scenario is when I look at your decisions and say "Well I did x, y and z for my family and you did not. Clearly you are wrong because you did not know that X, Y and Z are the proper parenting choices. Therefore you are not nearly as super a mom as I am." :) THAT is judging.
    ldmrmom

    Answer by ldmrmom at 10:50 PM on Feb. 25, 2011

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