Believe it or not, 2012 is just about behind us. And in terms of parents and their relationships with their kids, it gave us plenty to talk about. The year of the Tiger Mom may be history, but the French Mom was quick to take her place in the parenting hierarchy. And who could forget TIME magazine's wildly controversial cover featuring mom Jamie Lynn Grumet breastfeeding her 3-year-old son?
From attachment parenting to mommy porn to the latest in baby gender reveals, here's a look at some of the parenting trends that caught our interest and got us talking over the past year.
More from YourTango: Men And Women Going Digital To Find Co-Parents
PHOTO GALLERY: Top 10 Parenting Trends of 2012 (PHOTOS)
More from YourTango: What The Heck Is A 'Liquid' Name? & Other 2014 Baby Name Trends
More juicy stories from YourTango: