Family Issues Why some new parents are so “Defensive”? By Isabel Kallman Featured Parenting Professional: Lu Hanessian of Let the Baby Drive copyTwitterFacebookPin ItEmail Article Related posts: What does a child need from its mother? How and when do I hire a new caregiver for my child? Practical tips for the adjustment to new parenthood. Why you should avoid traditional new-mom clothes. Can I achieve “balance” when I’m a postpartum mom?