Adventures in gentle parenting

Got to see it to believe it. This evening, Noah was having a cryfest as usual as I headed into the bathroom to take a shower. Used to his clingy-ness and sudden outbursts of crying in recent weeks, I nonchalantly assured him that I would be out soon and proceeded with my bath while the little boy stood crying inconsolably at the safety gate outside the bathroom. Enter Papa: Galvin: En Yi, remember what Papa told you about crying? That when you cry, it’s ‘cos you think Papa and Mama don’t understand you, that’s why you’re crying right? Don’t...

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