Living in a Junk Food Society: Avoiding Creating a Monster for Your Children

I may be totally alone in my views on junk food for children, and this post is by no means the views of all gentle parents. I personally hate the thought of my children devouring sweets, chocolate, cake, cookies, crisps, fast food, you name it, even at their current ages of 3 year old twinsContinue reading “Living in a Junk Food Society: Avoiding Creating a Monster for Your Children”

The Ultimate Fear in Life for Gentle Parents With Limited Support Networks: Death

This is potentially a triggering post about the fear of death. Please only consider reading if it’s something you relate to. Some gentle parents are fortunate to have a huge and local support network who they genuinely trust. If something happened to you, it would not be ideal but your children would be gently andContinue reading “The Ultimate Fear in Life for Gentle Parents With Limited Support Networks: Death”

My Child is a Fussy Eater – Help Me Gently Encourage Healthier Eating Habits

I am the ultimate fussy eater. I grew up with mild eating problems which turned into bigger problems when I left home. I was determined to help my children enjoy healthy food, as this would contribute to my aim of them being happy. What is going on behind the mind of a fussy eater? WhatContinue reading “My Child is a Fussy Eater – Help Me Gently Encourage Healthier Eating Habits”