The Mother of All Baby Books by Ann DouglasOh Boy! Or Girl!
Just had a baby? Relax, lie down and breathe a sigh of relief. The Mother of All Baby Books has arrived! From the author of The Mother of All Pregnancy Books, comes the guide that all new parents have been waiting for, whether they know it or not. The Mother of All Baby Books is the instruction manual that Mother Nature forgot to include with your new bundle of joy. Packed with important advice and insider tips to coping with the joys and challenges of caring for your new baby, this comprehensive, refreshing guide is an excellent resource for first time or even experienced moms and dads.
Warm and delightful, The Mother of All Baby Books offers a wide range of topics including basic childcare, nutrition, health, and physical, emotional, and social development. Inside youll find the facts about sleeping patterns, breastfeeding, circumcision, and immunization issues, as well as charts and tables to bring you up to date on the latest information, a handy glossary of baby-related terms, and insider secrets on shopping for baby. Get the inside scoop on how to handle colic, diaper rash and all those pressing questions that have you pacing the floor at 3 a.m.! With an extra-added dose of reassurance, discover what its really like to become a parent in this bible to babyhood and beyond!
The Mother of All Baby Books provides excellent advice for topics that are easily overlooked during the pregnancy/baby adventure.
-Sandra Gookin, co-author of Parenting For Dummies and Parenting For Dummies, 2nd ed.
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I wanted to write realistic middle-of-the-road guilt-free truths, so this is a non-politically-correct book that is sensible, practical and brutally honest! Prepared for delivery…are you kidding! The historical reality — medical interventions obstetric operations — signs labour is pending — inducing labour — first stage of labour cervix dilatation — second stage of labour birthing the baby — third stage of labour birthing the placenta and membranes — fourth stage of labour the dawn of bonding — and loads more. Sick baby — teething baby — bored baby — lactose-intolerant baby — milk-protein-allergic baby — reflux baby — colicky baby — crying solutions — and more. Parenting styles — parental marital relationship — sex? Circumcision — fluoride — immunization — organic food — and loads more. Air New Zealand Magazine.
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His wildly popular CTFD method will help ease your mind from pregnancy to early childhood. Jill Krause has been there,done that—and her straight to the point, no BS approach to pregnancy will resonate with many moms-to-be. It's actually chock-full of witty and unconventional tips every expecting gal can use, from how to deal with unsolicited advice to how to make a virgin martini.
I usually have just enough time to tease my kids about telling their dad to go to Tiffany to buy me diamonds. Really all I want are a few homemade cards and no one banging on the door while I have a bath. Although I would never say no to diamonds. The other thing I want to do with my kids is to read books about mothers and kids and talk about how special a relationship this is. Other than the feeling that I am finally doing what I was meant to do. Even on the days when I question my sanity. These books about mothers give me pause to think about all different aspects of motherhood while connecting with my own kids.
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Meg Suderman's son Harvey was just born in March, but she's already learned an important lesson since he arrived. When she and her husband were out for a walk in their adopted hometown of Vancouver, Canada, they were congratulated by a stranger who rolled down his car window to offer the kind word. And then there was the teenager who was listening to loud music, and when he noticed Harvey asleep in his stroller "he suddenly looked totally aghast and said, 'Oh no! Is the baby sleeping?! Lessons abound when a new baby arrives, whether they come in the form of serendipitous goodwill or hard-earned victories. And guess what?