It all started with a piercing outburst at the poor girl when the mom discovered the "little brat" had actually dared to open the pack of candy wafers she had given her. Keep in mind, the child is no older than two. (For awhile, I actually thought her name was Little Brat, but I later figured out she had a more acceptable traditional name.)
The world of social media has become the "village" for women who remember what it was like when we were young and our own mothers gathered to chat, share ideas, gossip and even bicker from time to time. Which mommy type are you?
These days, the hottest of them all are: Electronics use, Getting kids off the couch, Chores and Discipline. In my opinion, they all kind of intertwine, and how we handle one of them is how we handle all of them.
Tara Kennedy Kline, Thought Leader for the Parenting 2.0 international consciousness movement and author of Stop Raising Einstein presenting for the EQ elevated to IQ panel at P20 Talks 2012 in San Diego, California.