Sonya Fehér, contributing editor to the API Speaks blog, reflects on a visit from her parents on The Attached Family online magazine at http://theattachedfamily.com/membersonly/?p=2519. Look for login information in this week's Parenting This Week e-newsletter, or become an API member.
How many of us arrived at Attachment Parenting because we wanted to parent differently than we were parented? I have had the (mis)fortune recently of witnessing exactly how I was parented. First my mom came to visit, then my dad. It’s hard to get the distance to observe our relationship objectively, but watching each of them with my son was illuminating.