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Cooking Art: Easy Edible Art for Young Children

MaryAnn F. Kohl · Gryphon House
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Winner of the Early Childhood News Directors' Choice Award, and Parent Council Award. Transform the classroom into an artist's studio with these easy edible art experiences. Organized by theme, such as Shapes & Forms and Color & Design, Cooking Art combines the familiar area of art exploration...
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Two Homes, One Childhood : A Parenting Plan to Last a Lifetime.

Robert E Emery · Avery
Pages: 325
Format: Print book

A paradigm-shifting model of parenting children in two homes from an internationally recognized expert. A researcher, therapist, and mediator, Robert Emery, Ph.D., details a new approach to sharing custody with children in two homes. Huge numbers of children are affected by separation,...
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Are Your Prescriptions Killing You?: How to Prevent Dangerous Interactions, Avoid Deadly Side Effects, and Be Healthier with Fewer Drugs

PharmD. Armon B. Neel Jr. · Atria Books; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In an epidemic of overmedication, who can you turn to for help? You most certainly know someone whose life depends on the prescription drugs they take: it may be your husband, who takes sleeping pills to counteract the anxiety his heart medications cause him, or it may be your aging father,...
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Secrets of a Jewish Mother: Real Advice, Real Stories, Real Love

Jill Zarin · Dutton Adult
Format: Hardcover

The Jewish Mother knows what she wants. And what you should want too. In Secrets of a Jewish Mother, youll learn how to make her methods your very own, and as result youll give and get of love and happiness in great amounts. In what could be thought of as the Jewish Mothers Guide to Life,...
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The Queen of Distraction: How Women with ADHD Can Conquer Chaos, Find Focus, and Get More Done

Terry Matlen MSW · New Harbinger Publications
Format: Paperback

Do you rule the realm of disorganization, clutter, and chaos? Are you constantly battling to get things done? Are you ready to give up and toss your day planner into the dungeon (otherwise known as your closet) ? If so, you might just be The Queen of Distraction. And whether or not you've...
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Watch My Baby Grow

DK · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Lots of books tell you about child development and a baby's first year, but Watch My Baby Grow shows you everything that happens in the first year of life in step-by-step pictures with detailed explanations. Every milestone of baby development, from gurgles to coos to first words, is documented...
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My Brown Baby: On the Joys and Challenges of Raising African American Children

Denene Millner · Agate
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

"The best site for thoughtful, fierce advice about parenting from a Black perspective" - EbonyFor almost a decade, national parenting expert and bestselling author Denene Millner has published thought-provoking, insightful, sometimes wickedly funny commentary about motherhood...
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Domestic Violence: Sourcebook (Health Reference Series)

Joyce Brennfleck Shannon · Omnigraphics Inc; 3 edition
Pages: 665
Format: Hardcover

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Raising Kids to Thrive: Balancing Love With Expectations and Protection With Trust

M.D. Kenneth R. Ginsburg MD FAAP · Amer Acad Of Pediatrics
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

From award-winning author Ken Ginsburg comes this new work which explores an innovative idea in parenting: "The Lighthouse Parenting Strategy."
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The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep: Simple Solutions for Kids from Birth to 5 Years

Harvey Karp · William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

Americas favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp, now focuses his unparalleled knowledge, experience, and insight on solving the 1 concern of parents everywhere sleep. With The Happiest Baby Guide to Great Sleep, Dr. Karp—arguably the worlds foremost parenting expert and bestselling author...
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I Need a Lifeguard Everywhere but the Pool

LISA SCOTTOLINE · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 323
Format: Hardcover

"Lisa and Francesca, mother and daughter, bring you the laughter of their lives." -- Delia Ephron, bestselling author The bestselling and "perennially hilarious" mother-daughter team is back with a new collection of stories from their real lives, guaranteed to make...
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Why Boys Fail: Saving Our Sons from an Educational System That's Leaving Them Behind

Richard Whitmire · AMACOM; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Boys are falling behind in school. The world has become more verbal boys havent. Even in their traditionally strong subjects of science and math, boys are hit at a young age with new educational approaches, stressing high-level reading and writing goals that they are developmentally unable...
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Man vs. Child: One Dad's Guide to the Weirdness of Parenting

Doug Moe · Abrams Image
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Moms have hundreds of parenting advice books willing to tackle the more cringe-inducing questions of parenthood. But what about books for the other half of the equation: the dads? Man vs. Child is a funny, fresh take on the parenting guide, written from the dad's perspective. Author and popular...
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The Narc Decoder: Understanding the Language of the Narcissist

Tina Swithin · Tina Swithin
Pages: 152
Format: Print book

Divorcing a narcissist? You are probably left feeling baffled and shaken by the communication that you receive from the narcissist. In my mid-twenties, I contemplated learning multiple foreign languages. I envisioned dabbling in French to successfully make my way around Paris or Irish...
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Down Syndrome Parenting 101: Must-Have Advice for Making Your Life Easier

Natalie Hale · Woodbine House
Format: Book

About.com 2012 Readers' Choice Award Winner, Favorite New Special-Needs Parenting Book! Down Syndrome Parenting 101 is a savvy book for parents, grandparents, teachers, and anyone who shares life with a person with Down syndrome! It's full of uplifting advice and best practices...
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