One Chicago mom's attempt to keep an accurate log so her kids will have something helpful to show the therapists.
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My parenting philosophy is part T. Barry Brazelton and part Dr. Sears, with assistance from Dr. Spock; Quaker and adoptive parenting techniques; knowledge gleaned from my parents, sister, extended family and friends; listening to my heart and sometimes to my head; and above all and by far the most challenging part, is striving to be present in the moment with my son.