Having children and raising them to become a force for good is one of the toughest challenge that a parent can tackle. It gets even more difficult when you're working and you have to balance the responsibility of your career and the responsibility to your children. So obviously, there are times when tough choices are necessary.
Kristen Hewitt publicly discussed a parenting choice she made, and she knew full well that not everyone would see things her way. But she certainly didn't anticipate all the backlash she would end up getting. This just proved that when it comes to parenting, everyone has different opinions, and what might be right for one parent, isn't right in the eyes of another.