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The Confident Parent: A Pediatrician's Guide to Caring for Your Little One--Without Losing Your Joy, Your Mind, or Yourself

Jane Scott · A TarcherPerigee Books
Pages: 265
Format: Print book

We've all heard the complaint from parents: They're more overwhelmed than ever before -- juggling demands on their time as well as conflicting advice from family, friends, frenemies and "experts" on how to achieve parental perfection--or risk jeopardizing their little one's future...
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The Pregnancy Bible: Your Complete Guide to Pregnancy and Early Parenthood

Keith Eddleman MD · Firefly Books; 2nd edition
Pages: 392
Format: Paperback

The Pregnancy Bible, with 300,000 copies sold, is the most attractive and complete guide to this important event in parents' lives. This updated edition includes authoritative information about the latest developments on a number of significant issues affecting the well-being of an expectant...
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Duct Tape Parenting: A Less Is More Approach to Raising Respectful, Responsible, and Resilient Kids

Vicki Hoefle · Bibliomotion; 1st edition
Format: Paperback

There's a new set of 3Rs for our kids - respect, responsibility, and resilience - to better prepare them for life in the real world. Once developed, these skills let kids take charge, and let parents step back, to the benefit of all. Casting hover mothers and helicopter parents aside,...
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Free-Range Kids, How to Raise Safe, Self-Reliant Children

Lenore Skenazy · Jossey-Bass; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

FREE RANGE KIDS has become a national movement, sparked by the incredible response to Lenore Skenazy?s piece about allowing her 9-year-old ride the subway alone in NYC. Parent groups argued about it, bloggers, blogged, spouses became uncivil with each other, and the media jumped all over...
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The Grandparent Guide : The Definitive Guide to Coping with the Challenges of Modern Grandparenting

Arthur Kornhaber · McGraw-Hill
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

From interracial families to adopted children, same-sex parents to surrogacy, this comprehensive title covers the new challenges and new joys of being a grandparent today "Dr. Kornhaber has done it again. He draws upon years of experience to produce a comprehensive overview of grandparenting....
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Home Grown: Adventures in Parenting off the Beaten Path, Unschooling, and Reconnecting with the Natural World

Ben Hewitt · Roost Books
Pages: 166
Format: Paperback

When Ben Hewitt and his wife bought a sprawling acreage of field and forest in northern Vermont, the landscape easily allowed them to envision the self-sustaining family farm they were eager to start. But over the years, the land became so much more than a building site; it became the birthplace...
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