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Earley, Justin Whitmel

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Habits of the Household by award-winning author Justin Whitmel Earley equips you with simple habits for mealtimes, bedtimes, and other daily routines to shape your home in the rhythms of God's love"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Davies, Simone

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: An inspiring, beautifully designed guide for parents of toddlers looking to bring the principles of Montessori education-- curiosity, independence, respect-- into their daily lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.39 DAV
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 371.39 DAV

Jaffe, Sarah W.

Summary: When privileged parents say that they "want what's best" for their child, they don't consciously add "and not for other children." Yet the practical effect of parents with privilege relentlessly pursuing their own child's interests is that other children are left behind. Author Sarah W. Jaffe interviewed dozens of parents who are resisting the cultural pressures to seek "the best" for only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Parenting Press 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 JAF

Laithland, Gwenna

Summary: "A humorous field guide to responsive parenting and trying not to be the reason your kid needs therapy, by MAJOR TikTok star Gwenna Laithland"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Essentials 2024

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Alexander, Jessica Joelle

Summary: What makes Denmark the happiest country in the world--and what are the secrets of Danish parents for raising happy, confident, succesful kids, year after year? This upbeat and practical guide brings together the insights of a licensed psychotherapist and a mom -- a Dane and an American married to a Dane, respectively -- on the habits of the happiest families on earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee Book 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 ALE

Delahooke, Mona

Summary: From a leading child psychologist comes this groundbreaking new understanding of children's behavior, offering insight and strategies to support both parents and children. Over her decades as a clinical psychologist, Dr. Mona Delahooke has routinely counseled distraught parents who struggle to manage their children's challenging, sometimes oppositional behaviors. These families are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2022

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Garrett, Lindsay C. M.

Summary: "Child welfare and adoption specialist Lindsay Garrett, LCSW, teaches Millennials considering having kids how to emotionally prepare for parenthood, determine their parenting style and values, and establish sustainable support."--Amazon.com

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wonderwell 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 GAR
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649.1 GAR

Popcak, Greg.

Summary: It's one of the most daunting propects parents face. Communicating the richness of Catholic teaching on sexuality in a faithful and effective way can be an overwhelming responsibility. But does it have to be so?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ascension Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 241.66 POP

Carney, Timothy P.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Washington Examiner columnist Timothy P. Carney explains why parenting is harder and children are less happy than a generation ago"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2024

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Galinsky, Ellen

Summary: "Blending cutting-edge research with engaging storytelling, The Breakthrough Years offers readers a paradigm-shifting comprehensive understanding of adolescence. Almost every adolescent has said to parents, "You JUST don't understand." In The Breakthrough Years, child development expert Ellen Galinsky explains why that is so often true. Galinsky's seven-year inquiry into the adolescent brain...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2024

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 GAL

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...

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

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,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649 MOR

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Oster, Emily

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "From the author of EXPECTING BETTER, an economist's guide to the early years of parenting With Expecting Better, award-winning economist Emily Oster spotted a need in the pregnancy market for advice that gave women the information they needed to make the best decision for their own pregnancies. By digging into the data, Oster found that much of the conventional pregnancy wisdom was wrong. In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 618.2 OST

Siegel, Daniel J.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "One of the very best scientific predictors for how any child turns out--in terms of happiness, academic success, leadership skills, and meaningful relationships--is whether at least one adult in their life has consistently shown up for them. In an age of scheduling demands and digital distractions, this might sound like a tall order. But as bestselling authors Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2020

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Cline, Foster.

Summary: If you want to raise kids that who are self-confident, motivated, and ready for the real world, take advantage of the win-win approach to parenting. Your kids will win because they'll learn responsibility and the logic of life by solving their own problems. And you'll win because you'll establish healthy control -- without resorting to anger, threats, nagging, or exhausting power struggles.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pio Press 2006

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.64 CLI

Kinney, Hilary

Summary: "Project Management for Parents helps strengthen families, reduce stress, and streamline busy lives with techniques used by billion-dollar companies. Hilary Kinney provides an accessible, repeatable project management framework that can transform anyone's approach to household, school, and work tasks in three steps: (1) Build Teamwork, (2) Establish Your Approach, and (3) Succeed as a Family....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morgan James Publishing 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 KIN

Lumanlan, Jen

Summary: "Research-based parenting educator Jen Lumanlan provides a simple yet revolutionary framework for rethinking our relationship with our children and getting everyone's needs met in the process. She provides an alternative, not just to spanking and verbal abuse, but to Time Outs, countdowns, and emotional manipulation"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Maguire, Caroline

Summary: Every parent wants their child to have friends, to be successful, to feel comfortable in his or her own skin. But many children lack important social and executive functioning skills that allow them to navigate through the world with ease. Maguire has worked with thousands of families dealing with chronic social dilemmas, ranging from shyness to aggression to ADHD, and more. Here she shares The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.4 MAG

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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tarcher 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Baxley, Traci

Summary: As the global pandemic shuttered schools across the country in 2020, parents found themselves thrust into the role of teacher. After the murder of George Floyd and the ensuing Black Lives Matter protests, many also grappled with the responsibility to teach their kids about social justice-- with few resources to guide them. Baxley, a mother of five herself, suggests that parenting is a form of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 BAX
1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: JPT 649 BAX

Gross, Stephen M.

Summary: The Simplest Baby Book in the World is the illustrated grab-and-do guide that helps today's moms and dads gain confidence in their ability to be great parents. It makes raising a baby easier by curating and distilling down to their essentials the best-of-the-best advice on topics like sleep training, feeding and safety from doctors, nurses, parents and nannies. You will quickly and easily find...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simplest Company 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.122 GRO

Jones, Candice W.

Summary: "This positive parenting guide will help you understand how children develop and how discipline shapes not only your child's behavior but their overall health and well-being. With your child's developmental stages in mind, you'll be empowered to create a family discipline plan that manages misbehavior and encourages positive behavior. High Five Discipline is packed with developmentally...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Academy of Pediatrics 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.64 JON

Meeker, Margaret J.

1 hold on 3 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,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 MEE

Summary: With the birth of his first child, Independent filmmaker Darren Doane picked up his camera and began documenting the process of becoming a family. Ten years in the making, the result is a profound and entertaining documentary for the entire family. From mud puddles and family road trips, to backyard parties and the birth of their third child in the front seat of their truck, Doane captures all...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Virgil Films 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD THE

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