Co-Sleeping on Trial: The Vanessa Clark Case

2020-08-21T14:11:13-04:00April 9th, 2012|

On April 5, 2012 Vanessa Clark was found guilty of child endangerment in the death of their 2-month-old son Tristan in July 2010. What did she do? She co-slept with him. There are multiple things wrong with this though and we need to look at all them to understand how flawed this outcome and entire situation is.

The “Difficult” Baby: Part One

2020-08-21T14:17:48-04:00March 6th, 2012|

You’ve probably heard it a hundred times. Parents talking about their child and why parenting was so hard: He was just such a difficult baby. It’s supposed to explain the frazzled looks, the endless crying, and every other negative trait we attribute to the baby in question. But does it?