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Morgenstern, Julie

Summary: Morgenstern views parenting as the ultimate time-management challenge-- and shares concrete ways for you to structure and spend true quality time with your kids. Finding a healthy balance between raising a human and being a human often feels impossible, but you can learn to harness your own strengths and weaknesses. She shows readers how to separate parenting responsibilities into actionable,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MOR

Rosenstrach, Jenny.

Summary: The author presents a primer on how to establish the family meal as a time for comfort and reconnection, sharing 80 recipes and guidelines for organizing practical food menus.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 642 ROS

Lahey, Jessica

Summary: Counsels parents of school-aged children on how to overcome tendencies toward overprotectiveness to allow children to develop independence. --Publisher's description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 LAH

McCready, Amy.

Summary: "Cure your kids of the entitlement epidemic so they develop happier, more productive attitudes that will carry them into a successful adulthood. Whenever Amy McCready mentions the "entitlement epidemic" to a group of parents, she is inevitably met with eye rolls, nodding heads, and loaded comments about affected children. It seems everywhere one looks there are preschoolers who only behave in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MCC

Karp, Harvey.

Summary: "A completely revised and updated second edition of one of the most popular and bestselling parenting books of all time, by America's favorite pediatrician, Dr. Harvey Karp. Harvey Karp, M.D. shares his groundbreaking approach to calming your new baby's crying and transforming your infant into the happiest baby on the block! His highly successful method is based on four revolutionary concepts:...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 KAR

Meeker, Margaret J.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "Meg Meeker, M.D., acclaimed author of Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, now turns to an equally powerful relationship in the family: the one between mother and son. From the moment a mother holds her newborn son, his eyes tell her that she is his world. But often, as he grows up, the boy who needs her simultaneously pushes her away. Calling upon thirty years of experience as a pediatrician,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Hanscom, Angela J.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "In this important book, a pediatric occupational therapist and founder of TimberNook shows how outdoor play and unstructured freedom of movement are vital for children's cognitive development and growth, and offers tons of fun, engaging ways to help ensure that kids grow into healthy, balanced, and resilient adults. Today's kids have adopted sedentary lifestyles filled with television, video...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.4 HAN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.4 HAN

Kilpatrick, Haley.

Summary: "An urgently needed and insightful guidebook for parents and teachers struggling to help girls navigate the often-difficult transition into adolescence by the founder of Girl Talk.It has never been easy to be a middle school girl. In the few short years between grade school and high school, girls go through an incredible number of physical and mental changes, making this the most formative--and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.235 KIL

Hoffmeister, Peter Brown.

Summary: A guide to helping children enjoy nature and appreciate the great outdoors.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Perigee 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 790.083 HOF

White, Dana Angelo.

Summary: " FIRST BITES is a "cheat sheet" approach to introducing 50 superfoods into baby and toddler diets, with tips and recipes to show parents how to raise healthy eaters for life. FIRST BITES is the quick and easy reference guide that all parents can keep on hand to whip up tasty and nutritious meals for their babies and toddlers in no time. Recipes are designed to help to foster healthy eating...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Published by the Penguin Group 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 WHI

Siegel, Daniel J.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "The authors of the Los Angeles Times bestselling The Whole-Brain Child team up again to offer parents of children aged 2-13 a practical roadmap to effective, productive, and more peaceful discipline, highlighting the fascinating and important connectionbetween the way a parent reacts to misbehavior and a child's neurological development"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.1 SIE

Haelle, Tara

Summary: "In the era of questionable Internet "facts" and parental oversharing, it's more important than ever to find credible information on everything from prenatal vitamins to screen time. The good news is that parents and parents-to-be no longer need to rely on an opinionated mother-in-law about whether it's okay to eat sushi in your third trimester, an old college roommate for sleep-training...

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Publisher / Publication Date: A TarcherPerigee Book 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 HAE

Frank, Hillary

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Unconventional--yet effective--parenting strategies, carefully curated by the creator of the popular podcast The Longest Shortest Time Some of the best parenting advice that Hillary Frank ever received did not come from parenting experts, but from friends and podcast listeners who acted on a whim, often in moments of desperation. These "weird parenting wins" were born of moments when the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2019

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Shumaker, Heather

Summary: "When it comes to parenting, sometimes you have to trust your gut. With her first book, It's OK Not to Share, Heather Shumaker overturned all the conventional rules of parenting with her "renegade rules" for raising competent and compassionate kids. In It's Ok To Go Up the Slide, Shumaker takes on new hot-button issues with renegade rules such as: - Recess Is A Right - It's Ok Not To Kiss...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tarcher 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SHU

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SHU

Alba, Jessica

Summary: "Actress, activist, and entrepreneur Jessica Alba inspires moms to make affordably healthy choices for themselves and their families without sacrificing style. As a new mom, Jessica Alba wanted to create the safest, healthiest environment for her family.But she was frustrated by the lack of trustworthy information on how to live healthier and cleaner--delivered in a way that a busy mom could...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.2 ALB

Glickman, Elaine Rose

Summary: "In this wise and informative parenting guide, Elaine Rose Glickman shows readers how loving your kid enough to be the boss will result in happier, healthier, and much easier-to-be-around children! You've seen them--kids running wild through restaurants while the parents avert their gaze and order another cappuccino. You've heard them--kids telling their parents to "shut up" and "get me...

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Publisher / Publication Date: A TarcherPerigee Book 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 GLI

Cameron, Julia.

Summary: " "For decades, people have been asking me to write this book. The Artist's Way focuses on a creative recovery. We re-cover the ground we have traveled in our past. The Artist's Way for Parents focuses on creative cultivation, where we consciously-and playfully-put our children on a healthy creative path toward the future." -Julia Cameron From the bestselling author of The Artist's Way...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.4133 CAM

Foss, Ben.

Summary: "Finally, a groundbreaking book that reveals what your dyslexic child is experiencing--and what you can do so that he or she can thrive More than thirty million people in the United States are dyslexic--a brain-based genetic trait, often labeled as a "learning disability" or "learning difference," that makes interpreting text and reading difficult. Yet even though children with dyslexia may...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618 FOS

Thomas, Paul

Summary: "The new standard for pediatric care from one of today's most trusted pediatricians Paul Thomas, M.D., is a vaccine-friendly doctor: knowledgeable about both the latest scientific research and the community's disease exposure, and respectful of a family's risk factors, health history, and concerns. In The Vaccine-Friendly Plan, he presents his proven approach to building immunity, a new...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 614.4 THO

Glowacki, Jamie.

Summary: "Jamie Glowacki--potty-training expert, Pied Piper of Poop, and author of the popular guide, Oh Crap! Potty Training--shares her proven 6-step plan to help you toilet train your preschooler quickly and successfully. Let Jamie Glowacki, potty-training expert and the popular "Pied Piper of Poop," show you how it's done. Her 6-step, proven process to get your toddler out of diapers and onto the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2015

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Bertin, Mark

Summary: "Parents of children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face many unique daily challenges. Kids with ADHD are often inattentive, hyperactive, and impulsive--and as a result, parents can become frustrated or stressed out. In Mindful Parenting for ADHD, a pediatrician presents a proven-effective program for helping both parents and kids with ADHD stay calm in the present moment....

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 BER

Wardy, Melissa Atkins.

Summary: "Containing practical, specific parenting advice; strategies for effecting change with educators, store managers, corporations, and more; and tips for challenging and changing the media, this essential guide gives parents the tools they need to fight back against the modern stereotyping and sexualization of young girls. Activist Melissa Wardy shares tangible advice for getting young girls to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Independent Pub Group 2014

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Dunckley, Victoria L.

Summary: "Increasing numbers of parents grapple with children who are acting out without obvious reason. Many of these children are diagnosed with ADHD, bipolar, or autism spectrum disorders. They are then medicated with often poor and side-effect-riddled results. Author Dunckley specializes in working with children and families who have failed to respond to previous treatment and has pioneered a new...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 DUN

Howland, Genevieve

Summary: "With more than 1.3 million video views each month and over fifty-two million total views on her YouTube channel, Howland's (a.k.a. Mama Natural) funny but informational videos have empowered millions of women to embrace natural pregnancy and parenting. Now Howland is turning to the page, offering up the first week-to-week natural pregnancy book for soon-to-be moms. For the last half-century,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.2 HOW