Saturday, June 11, 2011

OGrownups Monthly Summary

Here's what happened on OGrownups in May!

New Members: 7


Total Members: 283 (that's a lot!)

Topics:

  • Toy guns
  • Montessori resources and questions
  • Blog Post: A lesson in rational self-interest
  • Article: "How the fear of SIDS keeps infant sleep positioners on the market"
  • Musical instrument lessons
  • Happy Mother's Day!
  • Yet another misrepresentation of Ayn Rand: sacrifice and children 
  • Pregnancy announcement
  • Infant sleep books and ideas
  • Child beds
  • Article: "I am not raising obedient children"
  • Intriguing video (about child development and parenting)
  • Cloth vs disposable diapers
  • Where does meat come from? (answering a child's questions about that)
  • Blog Post: Using a picture book to solve a parenting problem
  • Circumcision ban proposed in San Francisco
  • Children's rights
  • Genderless child-rearing (two separate threads!)
  • Tummy tub
  • Entrepreneurship fellowship
  • Transgender clownfish controversy (you'll have to join the group if you want to know more about that one!)
  • NYT article: "Could conjoined twins share a mind?"
  • Baby abstractions
  • Long term travel with kids


If you are interested in discussion parenting and education from an Objectivist perspective, join us! Non-Objectivists are invited to lurk. If you have any questions, leave them in the comments and I'll be happy to answer them.

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