Q. How many children do you have, and how old are they?
A. Just Isaiah, 14 1/2 months old.
Q. Do you have a partner, or are you a single parent?
A. I’m a single mama
Q. What are your “hot button” parenting issues?
A. I really hate letting kids cry it out. They don’t understand why they’re being left to cry, only that they’re alone and have a need.
Q. Have you made any parenting choices that you didn’t think you would make before you were a parent, i.e. cloth diapering a child when you had previously thought it was disgusting?
A. I had no intention of using cloth diapers because I was sure they were gross and hard to use. I also thought Isaiah would be close to weaning by now. He’s still going strong and will nurse quite a bit longer! I never planned for him to sleep with me either.
Q. Is there one book or person in particular that’s heavily influenced your parenting choices?
A. I’ve done a lot of reading online. I’ve learned a ton from Gentle Christian Mothers.
Q. If you had to describe each of your children using only one word, what word would you use?
Q. Is there one parenting decision that you regret more than others and wish you could change?
A. Not yet. I’m still pretty new at this, though.
Q. Is there an area of your parenting you wish you were better at?
A. I wish I were better at redirecting and catching things before they become problems. Still learning.
Q. Now for the fun questions – is there one particular food or type of food that you could eat every day?
A. Chocolate and peanutbutter.
Q. Vanilla ice cream or chocolate?
A. Chocolate all the way!
Q. If you could be part of any television show, which show would it be?
A. I really don’t know…
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