"Night waking isn't the sign of a bad baby. It's the sign of a normal baby. Nighttime needs are as valid as daytime needs, and nighttime parenting is as vital as daytime parenting. Remember, a need met is a problem solved...or prevented!" [From 'Two Thousand Kisses a Day: Gentle Parenting Through the Ages and Stages' by L.R.Knost] www.littleheartsbooks.com
Cosleeping-As long as you're are not buzzed/drunk from alcohol or high from legal or illegal substances and you don't suffer from epilepsy, this is a great option and shown to reduce the risk of SIDS
Attachment Parenting- LOVE THIS! Because they are only little for such a short amount of time, then one day you will look back and miss them wanting your touch.
Just in case you ever thought it didn't feel quite right to let your baby "cry-it-out"....you aren't the only one! No judgement to any moms out there. Just some interesting info on parenting in American culture.