Instinctive Parenting encourages new moms to throw away their insecurities and trust their instincts as they raise their children. Written by Ada Calhoun, the founding editor-in-chief of Babble.com, a website for a new generation of parents, this book advises parents to find what works for them and don't worry about all the advice from outside friends and family. Whatever the age of your child when he starts on solid foods or is potty trained is okay. Provide your child with love, food, and shelter and teach them to be responsible adults, maintain your humor, and practice common sense. Hardcover.