I’ll admit it. Sometimes, when I read articles on being a "calm parent", I roll my eyes and feel a bit stabby. Neither of which is exactly a calm parent, zen-like reaction.
The movement that has exploded and turned movie stars into nappy moguls, has turned elitest, exclusionary, and downright nasty.
Everyone seems to want to teach us how to parent, but my faith has been the best teacher of all.
Permissive parenting means I get to be the 'fun parent', but is that what's best for my kids?