Hollywood and the Tabloids are going nuts over Mayim Bialik's new book--not because of her success, but rather her 'different' approach to parenting. With a PhD in neuroscience from UCLA, and two kids under her belt. Mayim Bialik tackles a new book on Parenting. This former 'Blossom' star, is an avid contender to 'attachment' parenting and has set out her thoughts through the introduction to 'Beyond the Sling.' She talks about breastfeeding for as long as possible, holding the child for the first year (as much as possible), and nighttime parenting (co-sleeping). She also includes a chapter on “Elimination Communication. Here are some things included in this book:
For many of you, this may seem extreme. For Mayim, it is working out just fine. She says this way of parenthood is a 'natural, child-led approach not only felt right emotionally, it made sense intellectually and instinctually.'