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What to Expect the First Year
by , Sharon Mazel

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English

Pages

704

Publication Date

October 07, 2014

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<DIV><P>Some things about babies, happily, will never change. They still arrive warm, cuddly, soft, and smelling impossibly sweet. But how moms and dads care for their brand-new bundles of baby joy has changed—and now, so has the new-baby bible. <BR /><BR /> Announcing the completely revised third edition of <I>What to Expect the First Year</I>. With over 10.5 million copies in print, <I>First Year</I> is the world’s best-selling, best-loved guide to the instructions that babies don’t come with, but should. And now, it’s better than ever. Every parent’s must-have/go-to is completely updated. <BR /><BR /> Keeping the trademark month-by-month format that allows parents to take the potentially overwhelming first year one step at a time, <I>First Year</I> is easier-to-read, faster-to-flip-through, and new-family-friendlier than ever—packed with even more practical tips, realistic advice, and relatable, accessible information than before. Illustrations are new, too. <BR /><BR /> Among the changes: Baby care fundamentals—crib and sleep safety, feeding, vitamin supplements—are revised to reflect the most recent guidelines. Breastfeeding gets more coverage, too, from getting started to keeping it going. Hot-button topics and trends are tackled: attachment parenting, sleep training, early potty learning (elimination communication), baby-led weaning, and green parenting (from cloth diapers to non-toxic furniture). An all-new chapter on buying for baby helps parents navigate through today’s dizzying gamut of baby products, nursery items, and gear. Also new: tips on preparing homemade baby food, the latest recommendations on starting solids, research on the impact of screen time (TVs, tablets, apps, computers), and “For Parents” boxes that focus on mom’s and dad’s needs. Throughout, topics are organized more intuitively than ever, for the best user experience possible.</P></DIV>
Posh Overnight : The 10 Pillars of Social Etiquette
by Maryanne Parker

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English

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Publication Date

November 27, 2017

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Posh overnight is a contemporary guide adjusted to the constantly evolving world of etiquette, beginning from the days of Louis XIV of France down to modern day manners of the 21st Century. The author shares many personal experiences.<br />I am sharing many personal experiences, ( some which are faltering or humorous) during my process of learning growing and surrounding myself with an ultimate sophistication.<br /><br />Let's face it, most of us will never be, neither become true English ladies or gentlemen. But wouldn't it be fabulous to raise our standards and live life to the fullest especially - by not feeling intimidated and outcast in certain situations?<br />This is a hands - on guide to transformation in the fastest and the most painless way possible. You won't feel out of place ever again while attending dinner parties with your partner or attending high profile events wondering what to wear and what kind of gift to present to the hostess. <br /><br />If you do not raise your standards, you will have a mediocre life, and what could be better in life than reaching your full potential?<br /><br />Most of the time after attending professional and business success, you need to upgrade your social skills, because it is natural to start surrounding yourself with sophisticated, polished and poised individuals - just like you. <br />Let's eliminate the potentially embarrassing moments through learning. <br /><br />This opportunity will open many doors for you because your confidence will skyrocket and the sky will be the limit for you.<br />Please, allow me to invite you to a beautiful journey.from the Palace of Louis XIV to the Savoy in London, and Covent Garden Royal Opera.<br /><br />Be MY Guest.
1-2-3 Magic: 3-Step Discipline for Calm, Effective, and Happy Par...
by Thomas W. Phelan

Language

English

Pages

288

Publication Date

February 02, 2016

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<p><strong>The simplest, most effective parenting program for raising happy, well-behaved children</strong></p><p><strong>• 2016 Mom's Choice Award Winner<br /> • 2016 National Parenting Product Award Winner<br /> • 2016 Family Choice Award Winner</strong></p><p>"<em>1-2-3 Magic</em> <strong>made parenting fun again.</strong>"</p><p>"My three-year-old has become a different little girl, <strong>and she is so much happier now.</strong>"</p><p>"<strong>All I have to say is that the ideas in this book really WORK!</strong> It really is like magic!"</p><p>"Our home has become <strong>a much more positive place.</strong>"</p><p>The sixth edition of the 1.8 million-copy bestseller <em>1-2-3 Magic</em> by internationally acclaimed parenting expert Thomas W. Phelan, Ph.D. compiles two decades of research and experience into an easy-to-use program designed for parents striving to connect more deeply with their children and help them develop into healthy, capable teenagers and adults. Dr. Phelan breaks down the complex task of parenting into three straightforward steps:</p><p>1. Helping your children learn how to control their emotions and refrain from negative behavior, including tantrums, whining, and sibling rivalry<br /> 2. Encouraging good behavior in your children and providing positive feedback <br /> 3. Strengthening your relationships with your children to reinforce the natural parent-child bond</p><p>You'll find tools to use in virtually every situation, as well as real-life stories from parents who have successfully navigated common parenting challenges such as reluctance to do chores, talking back, and refusing to go to bed or getting up in the middle of the night. For years, millions of parents from all over the world have used the award-winning 1-2-3 Magic program to help their children develop emotional intelligence, raise healthier, happier families, and put the fun back into parenting.</p><p>Along with other highly-respected parenting classics such as <em>How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk</em>, <em>Parenting with Love and Logic</em>, <em>The 5 Love Languages of Children</em>, <em>No Drama Discipline</em>, and <em>The Whole Brain Child</em>, <em>1-2-3 Magic</em> is an essential tool for parents hoping to connect more deeply with their children.</p>
No-Drama Discipline: The Whole-Brain Way to Calm the Chaos and Nu...
by , Tina Payne Bryson

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English

Pages

290

Publication Date

September 23, 2014

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<b><i>NEW YORK TIMES </i>BESTSELLER • The pioneering experts behind <i>The Whole-Brain Child</i>—Tina Payne Bryson and Daniel J. Siegel, the author of <i>Brainstorm</i>—now explore the ultimate child-raising challenge: discipline.</b><br /><br />Highlighting the fascinating link between a child’s neurological development and the way a parent reacts to misbehavior, <i>No-Drama Discipline </i>provides an effective, compassionate road map for dealing with tantrums, tensions, and tears—without causing a scene.<br />  <br />Defining the true meaning of the “d” word (to instruct, <i>not</i> to shout or reprimand), the authors explain how to reach your child, redirect emotions, and turn a meltdown into an opportunity for growth. By doing so, the cycle of negative behavior (and punishment) is essentially brought to a halt, as problem solving becomes a win/win situation. Inside this sanity-saving guide you’ll discover<br />  <br /> • strategies that help parents identify their own discipline philosophy—and master the best methods to communicate the lessons they are trying to impart <br /> • facts on child brain development—and what kind of discipline is most appropriate and constructive at all ages and stages<br /> • the way to calmly and lovingly connect with a child—no matter how extreme the behavior—while still setting clear and consistent limits<br /> • tips for navigating your child through a tantrum to achieve insight, empathy, and repair<br /> • twenty discipline mistakes even the best parents make—and how to stay focused on the principles of whole-brain parenting and discipline techniques<br />  <br /> Complete with candid stories and playful illustrations that bring the authors’ suggestions to life, <i>No-Drama Discipline</i> shows you how to work with your child’s developing mind, peacefully resolve conflicts, and inspire happiness and strengthen resilience in everyone in the family.<br /><br /><b>Praise for <i>No-Drama Discipline</i></b><br />  <br />“With lucid, engaging prose accompanied by cartoon illustrations, Siegel and Bryson help parents teach and communicate more effectively.”<b>—<i>Publishers Weekly</i></b><br /> <b><i> </i></b><br /> “A lot of fascinating insights . . . an eye-opener worth reading.”<b>—<i>Parents</i></b><br /> <b><i> </i></b><br /> “Insightful . . . The ideas presented in this latest book can actually be applied to all of our relationships, as it will help us in many circumstances to be able to calm down, have empathy for another person, and then communicate in a constructive way about our concerns and proposed solutions. What works to help children learn and behave better might also help our world’s leaders and large groups of people get along better, as many of us adults failed to develop these mindsight skills as we were growing up and we tend to sabotage our relationships with others as a result. Whether you are a parent, a teacher, or just a person who wishes to learn to get along better with others, you may find some valuable insights in <i>No-Drama Discipline</i>.”<b>—<i>Examiner.com</i></b><br /><br />“Wow! This book grabbed me from the very first page and did not let go. Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson explain extremely well why punishment is a dead-end strategy. Then they describe what to do instead. By making the latest breakthroughs in brain science accessible to any parent, they show why empathy and connection are the royal road to cooperation, discipline, and family harmony.”<b>—Lawrence J. Cohen, Ph.D., author of <i>The Opposite of Worry</i></b><br /><br /><br /><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>
Toxic Parents: Overcoming Their Hurtful Legacy and Reclaiming You...
by , Craig Buck

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English

Pages

322

Publication Date

December 15, 2009

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BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Dr. Susan Forward's <i>Men Who Hate Women and the Women Who Love Them.</i><br /><br /><br />When you were a child...<br /><br />Did your parents tell you were bad or worthless?<br /><br />Did your parents use physical pain to discipline you?<br /><br />Did you have to take care of your parents because of their problems?<br /><br />Were you frightened of your parents?<br /><br />Did your parents do anything to you that had to be kept secret?<br /><br />Now that you are an adult...<br /><br />Do your parents still treat you as if you were a child?<br /><br />Do you have intense emotional or physical reactions after spending time with your parents?<br /><br />Do your parents control you with threats or guilt?<br /><br />Do they manipulate you with money?<br /><br />Do you feel that no matter what you do, it's never good enough for your parents?<br /><br />In this remarkable self-help guide, Dr. Susan Forward drawn on case histories and the real-life voices of adult children of toxic parents to help you free yourself from the frustrating patterns of your relationship with your parents -- and discover an exciting new world of self-confidence, inner strength, and emotional independence.
Discipline Kids: A Positive Approach For Children to Listen and B...
by Taylor West

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English

Pages

45

Publication Date

August 27, 2017

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Parenting can be a headache sometimes, and getting your child to behave can be one of the most difficult tasks.<br /><br />It doesn't have to be that way, as this guide goes over the most latest and up to date techniques in parenting today<br /><br />Whether you are a first time parent or already experienced, <strong>this book covers everything you need to know to solve your child behavior issues</strong><br /><br />Modules inside this book include:<br /><br /><ul><br /><li>Listening skills</li><br /><li>Positive Communication</li><br /><li>Time-Outs</li><br /><li>Consequences</li><br /><li>Dealing with tantrums</li><br /></ul><br /><br />And many more<br /><br /><strong>This is the ultimate guide on disciplining your child</strong>, and will save you hours upon hours of online research
Potty Training: Guide to Keeping the Poo in the Loo
by Taylor West

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English

Pages

44

Publication Date

August 15, 2017

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Potty training can be a tiring chore for parents but it doesn't have to be that way<br /><br />Inside this book are the <strong>most effective strategies to use so you child can go to the bathroom like a boss</strong><br /><br />Modules in this book include:<br /><br /> <ul><br /> <li>Body Language</li><br /> <li>Creating Atmosphere</li><br /> <li>Handling Resistance</li><br /> <li>Wetting/Soiling Accidents</li><br /> <li>Demonstrations</li><br /> </ul><br /><br />This book will save you hours upon hours of online research with <strong>the most tested and proven techniques</strong><br /><br />This is the ultimate guide for your <br />child's bathroom success and keeping the poo in the loo
Baby Bargains (Version 12.0, released 2017): Secrets to Saving 20...
by , Alan Fields

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English

Pages

288

Publication Date

April 18, 2017

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YES! This is the brand new 2017 update! <br /><br /><div>America's best-selling and best-loved guide to baby gear is back with an updated and revised edition!  Yes, a baby book that actually answers the big question about having a baby: How am I going to afford all this? <div><br />With the average cost of a baby topping <b>$7400 for just the first year alone, new parents need creative solutions and innovative ideas to navigate the consumer maze that confronts all parents-to-be. <b><i>Baby</i><i> <i><strong>Bargains</strong></i><em> is the answer!</em></i></b></b><div><b><i><b><em><br />Inside, you will discover:<br /></em></b><em><ul><b><br /> <li><strong>BEST BET PICKS</strong> for cribs, car seats, strollers, high chairs, diapers and more!</li><br /> <li><strong>CHEAT SHEETS</strong> for your baby registry--create a baby registry in minutes with our good, better, best ideas.</li><br /> <li><strong>SEVEN THINGS</strong> no one tells you about baby gear, from nursery furniture to feeding baby.</li><br /> <li><strong>THE TRUTH ABOUT STROLLERS</strong>--and which brands work best in the real world.</li><br /> <li>Dozens of <strong>SAFETY TIPS</strong> to keep baby safe and affordably baby proof your home.</li><br /> <li><strong>DETAILED CHARTS that compare brands of cribs, high chairs, car seats and more.</strong></li></b></ul><strong><br />This new 12th edition adds the latest tips and advice on getting bargains on baby gear, including:</strong></em></i></b><ol><li><em><strong>Streamlined recommendations by parenting <b>lifestyle</b>, from a crib for space-challenged urban parents to an affordable car seat for Grandma's car.<br /><br /> </strong></em></li><li><em><strong>New recommendations for baby feeding, from <b>baby food processors</b> to storage ideas for home-made baby food.</strong></em></li><em><strong><br /> <li><b>BUDGET-FRIENDLY picks for dozens of items</b>, from high chairs to infant car seats.</li><br /> <li>Expanded coverage of the <b>price war on diapers</b>--who's got the best deals now?</li></strong></em></ol><em><strong> </strong></em></div></div></div>
Team Us: Surviving and Thriving our Children's Medical Storm
by Rick and Aubrey Byrnes

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English

Pages

64

Publication Date

September 10, 2017

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Rick and Aubrey are parents to two miracle children. They have spent over eighteen months in the hospital, fighting to keep their precious boys alive. From their first child being born thirteen weeks early, to their second child being born with a multitude of diagnoses – Rick and Aubrey have experienced almost everything within the neonatal intensive care unit. Due to their extensive stay in the hospital and their experiences, Rick and Aubrey founded a non-profit – Unmasked: Revealing the Superhero in All of Us – an organization to help families who are not prepared for life’s curveballs. With their second son, they planned to be in-patient for one open-heart surgery, which turned into almost one year, causing them a lot of financial hardships. The purpose of this book is to share their journey, experience and how they survived together.
Baby 411 7th edition: Clear Answers & Smart Advice For Your Baby'...
by , Denise Fields

Language

English

Pages

608

Publication Date

September 25, 2015

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"(Baby 411 is) my go-to reference so I don't bother Charlotte's pediatrician!" Chelsea Clinton (US Weekly, Sept. 2015).<p> You are having a baby! Congratulations! Now, the reality hits you--what the heck am I doing?  What if you could bottle the wisdom of all those parents who've come before you . . . and mix it with the solid medical advice from an nationally-renowned pediatrician? Baby 411 is the answer! Think of it as the ultimate FAQ for new parents. Inside you'll learn:</p> <p> ✪<b> How to pick a pediatrician</b> with savvy questions to ask and insider tips.</p> <p> ✪ <b>Sleep</b>. The best way to get your baby to sleep through the night.<br /> <br /> ✪ <b>First aid</b>—when to worry, when not . . . and what to do when baby gets sick. No-nonsense, down-to-earth advice you can trust.<br /> <br /> ✪ <b>Fussy baby 411.</b> Is it colic? Acid reflux? Or something else? Discover  the secrets to soothing a fussy baby.   <br /> <br /> ✪ <b>Detailed nutrition info</b> with a step-by-step guide for successful breastfeeding, introducing solid food and the ‘‘new and improved'' formulas. Plus: simple steps to avoid food allergies!<br /> <br /> ✪<b> Is my baby normal?</b> Learn how your baby will grow and develop!<br />  </p> <p> <i>New in this revised 7th edition:</i><br /> <br /> 1. <strong>Simple ways</strong> make your baby smarter: talk time, the lateset research and tips!<br /> <br /> 2. <strong>The baby-led weaning fad</strong>―why it is dangerous ... and how to best introduce solid foods safely!<br /> <br /> 3. <strong>Home hazards:</strong> how to baby proof your house with easy to follow tips and advice!<br /> <br /> 4.<strong> Teething necklaces</strong> and other internet crazes to avoid!<br /> <br /> All that and more in the new, updated and revised BABY 411!</p>

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