63 – Mother’s Day
[Recorded April 20, 2019] Moms and motherhood.
Six factors to consider:
Answers, insights, and commentary on:
- Biological Distinction
- Natural Birth
- Adoption & Fostering
- Moms & Home: Acceptance & Choice
- Availability & Attachment Theory: Reparenting
- Modeling Parents & Societal Restraints
- Abusing Authority & Honesty
- Replicating & Surpassing: Parents & Heroes
Released early as a heads-up to remember Mother’s Day.
Rusty deleted ramblings will be released in a Brief sometime later.
Children observe (temet nosce):
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
He’s just like his father.
Like father, like son
A chip off the old block
She’s her mother’s daughter.
To learn more:
A Biologist’s Mother’s Day Song | Adam Cole
Unconditional Love | This American Life
Creature Comforts | Hidden Brain
Mind Changers: Harlow’s Monkeys | BBC
Attachment Theory | Wikipedia
Becoming Attached | Robert Karen
Reparenting | Wikipedia
Title 18 Crimes & Offenses | Pa. Code
Free Range Kids | Lenore Skenazy
Whole Brain Child | Daniel Siegel & Tina Bryson
The Philosophical Baby | Alison Gopnik
How Christianity Invented Children | The Week
The Emotionally Absent Mother | Jasmin Lee Cori
Anybody Have A Map | Justin Paul & Benj Pasek
No More Drama With Mama | Gayle Kirschenbaum
Older | Sasha Sloan
M-O-T-H-E-R | Eddy Arnold