By now we’ve all seen the now famous Time Magazine cover that sent shock waves rippling through the media.
A mom stands as her pre-school aged son perches on a chair and practically hangs from her naked breast. The words “Are You Mom Enough?”scream in bright red letters beside the breastfeeding pair. The actual article focused on attachment parenting, particularly extended breastfeeding.
Attachment parenting, which was coined by Dr. William Sears, author of “The Baby Book”, encourages breast-feeding (sometimes extended to toddlerhood), co-sleeping and “baby wearing.” Parents who practice this parenting style believe that
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