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What we have learned: Letters to our children and grandchildren By Ursula von der Ohe
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22 authors wrote letters to their children and grandchildren giving them advice for the future based on their own experiences.
Agile Kids By Shirly Ronen-Harel
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A practical way of getting daily tasks done and enhancing family communication. Agile Kids is the book every modern family needs, with both parents with full time jobs, and children who need their... More > attention. An essential part of your child’s development is his ability to choose, be independent and control what happens in his life, and parents need to encourage that independence. Agile Kids will show you how to empower your children without losing your parental authority, through a collection of practical actions. Each chapter can stand alone, and offers practical advice you can act on straight away. The methods described in the book are is effective at teaching values and respect to others, and applies to public and home schooled children alike. So enjoy :)< Less
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do By Qadoshyah Fish
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Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do is designed to give parents, friends, families, and professionals accurate and up-to-date information about Down syndrome. Information in the book is written by... More > doctors, parents, professionals & individuals with Down syndrome. This book is written with the idea that many families would have benefited from a book like this when their child was diagnosed with Down syndrome.****PLEASE NOTE: This book is only up here because it is the published book which has the ISBN that is in Amazon.com and similar stores. This is the same book as the ones above, but LuLu's self publishing makes the price increase when you assign it to other retailers.**< Less
Big Book of Unschooling By Sandra Dodd
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Summary of Sandra Dodd's website on unschooling and mindful parenting, with hundreds of practical ideas about how to move from schoolish thinking to living a life of natural learning and joy.
ORPHAN, A True story By Roger Kiser
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Chicken Soup for the Soup Books contributing author, Roger Dean Kiser tells of his abusive childhood while living at The Children's Home Society Orphanage in Jacksonville, Florida
Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do By Qadoshyah Fish
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Down Syndrome: What You CAN Do is designed to give parents, friends, families, and professionals accurate and up-to-date information about Down syndrome. Information in the book is written by... More > doctors, parents, professionals & individuals with Down syndrome. This book is written with the idea that many families would have benefited from a book like this when their child was diagnosed with Down syndrome.< Less
Teaching Your Child: Guide to Learning By Nicole & Nathan Bills
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TAKE ADVANTAGE OF PROVEN STRATEGIES THAT HELP YOU IDENTIFY STUDENT’S LEARNING STYLES AND HOW YOU CAN BEST TAKE ADVANTAGE OF YOUR CHILDREN’S UNIQUE LEARNING ABILITIES HELP YOUR FAMILY GET... More > THE MOST OUT OF HOMESCHOOLING AND GIVE YOUR KIDS THE BEST EDUCATION POSSIBLE.< Less
Lessons from Petie By David Smoot
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A father's life stories impart valuable lessons and values to his four sons.
Is This Normal? By Christopher Lira
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A number of humorous short stories about family stress, fun and love. Stories of embarrassment, chaos, financial fun, laughter and heartache. This book will leave you questioning, "Is This... More > Normal?"< Less
An Affair Worth Remembering With Huntington's Disease By Debbie Pausig
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Huntington's Disease is a progressive, life stripping hereditary disease for which there is no cure. LOVE is the most powerful medicine available in living with and caring for a person at-risk and... More > in the throws of it. This is a Love Story that illustrates how a marriage and a family can live, survive and thrive with an illness. Humor, frustration and sadness are just a few emotions experienced by the reader. True Love prevails as this disease bruises and batters a family's spirit. Many gifts are discovered during times of illness. Incurable love and intimacy are two such gifts. This book speaks to at least three communities, those affected by Huntington's Disease or any chronic, progressive or terminal illness; the spiritual community, those who find strength through faith in the most trying moments; and the therapeutic community, those who treat individuals, couples and families affected by illness.< Less
Happy Mealtimes with Happy Kids: How to Teach Your Child About the Joy of Food! By Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP
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Melanie Potock, MA, CCC-SLP is a certified speech language pathologist who has specialized for over 12 years in helping children love a variety of food. Her practice focuses on the family and... More > teaching the fundamentals of parenting in the kitchen. Mel wrote this book in the same manner that she works with families; with an open heart and a touch of humor. Raising an adventurous eater is meant to be fun. Enjoy the journey! “This is a much needed book. Happy Mealtimes addresses the important and neglected topic of HOW to feed children. It has all the tools you need to help your child explore new tastes and enjoy eating!” - Carolyn Aibel, Ph.D.< Less
{Unexpected} By Jennifer Jacob
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{Unexpected} is a collection of stories that include real-life accounts from families who have received a diagnosis of Trisomy 21 (Down syndrome). Families from around the world share what it was... More > like for them to receive a prenatal, birth, or uniquely timed diagnosis, and those families with a potential but unconfirmed diagnosis share their experiences as well. Readers will follow along as the contributors describe the many facets of their diagnosis experience and the range of emotions that came with it. {Please visit www.missiont21.com for our stories and http://www.dsdiagnosisnetwork.org/ for additional support}< Less
Your Kids Were Born That Way By Matthew Gerwitz
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The biblical model of parenting is centuries old and time tested. Throughout history, parenting methods based on scriptural mandates have succeeded where all others have failed. Learn how to train... More > your children biblically from father, counselor, and author Matt Gerwitz.< Less
The China Cabinet By Michelle Metje
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The China Cabinet is a series of short stories written from the perspective of a modern woman. It tells of a woman's struggles as well as successes. Michelle Metje is a Consultant that works with... More > individuals and companies who, like herself, are committed to professional and personal growth.< Less
IT'S ACHIEVABLE By Yannique Thomas
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I wrote this short book to inspire at least one person or student to dare to dream and pursue their passion because it is achievable, if they learn how to READ. Proceeds will assist the It's... More > Achievable Foundation eliminate illiteracy.< Less
A Few last Reminders from Mom By Patti Clauss
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A mother gives her twin daughters some last advice before leaving for college.
Peacemaking: Family Activities for Justice and Peace, Vol. 2 By Jacqueline Haessly
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Peacemaking: Family Activities for Justice and Peace, consists of two volumes. Vol. 1, Facing Challenges and Embracing Opportunities, integrates theory and practical advice for families, educators,... More > and community leaders on eight themes. Vol. 2, Examining Values, Developing Skills, and Acting for Peace in the Family, the Community, and the World, includes a variety of family activities: some light and lively, some that foster personal discovery, and some that encourage deeper reflection on each of these eight themes. Each volume includes a section devoted to Interfaith Prayer Services, as well as a Resource Guide and Bibliography. The activities can be adapted for people of all ages.< Less
Peacemaking: Family Activities for Justice and Peace, Vol. 1, Facing Challenges and Embracing Possibilities By Jacqueline Haessly
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Peacemaking: Family Activities for Justice and Peace, consists of two volumes. Vol. 1, Facing Challenges and Embracing Opportunities, integrates theory and practical advice for families, educators,... More > and community leaders on eight themes. Vol. 2, Examining Values, Developing Skills, and Acting for Peace in the Family, the Community, and the World, includes a variety of family activities: some light and lively and some that encourage deeper reflection on each of these eight themes. Each volume includes a section devoted to Interfaith Prayer Services, as well as a Resource Guide and Bibliography. The activities can be adapted for people of all ages.< Less
Double Duty Log Book for Twins By Kellie Asaro
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Ask any parent of twins and they will tell you that the early months are the most challenging. Caring for two babies at a time can become confusing and downright stressful. Who was fed when? Which... More > twin needs a diaper change? Is it time for the next dose of medication? With the Double Duty Log Book for Twins you can save your sanity and stay on schedule! Keep track of both babies with one convenient daily log. Quickly and easily fill in feedings, diaper changes, naps, medications, important appointments and other notes. Useful for parents and caretakers alike. Gain helpful insight into your twins’ sleeping and eating habits as well as general behavior patterns. Coil bound for easy access. Handy 3 month supply.< Less
Something For My Son (Lessons on Life) By William Robinson
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Imagine as a father that your time on this earth was shortened and you had sons that you would be leaving behind. What would you want them to know that would help them grow into men? What advice... More > would you give them to make their lives a little bit easier in your absence? Something for my son is that guidebook to help our young sons grow into men if we cant be around to guide them.< Less
Parenting Kids with ADD/ADHD: Real Tools For Real Life 2nd Ed. By Dr. Al Winebarger
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Does your child have ADD/ADHD? Could you use more parenting tools to help you with your child? The newest edition of this book contains the “tried and true” tools used with hundreds of... More > parents in Dr. Al Winebarger's Attention Camp Programs over the years. The tools in this book are "hands on" and should be very helpful in your day-to-day lives. Most books tell parents WHAT to do, but fail to tell them HOW to use the ideas. This book uses plain language, and teaches parents how to use real-life tools to help their children as they struggle with ADD/ADHD. Reviewer’s Quote: This is an amazingly insightful manual on how to raise your child with ADHD. Dr. Al touches on every aspect of helping your child in school and at home. There is even a chapter on stress management for parents….The ideas in the book are based on a common sense approach to learning, are not hard to follow, and will help everyone in the family. Great book!< Less
Something For My Daughter (A Father's Advice on Life and Love) By William Robinson
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A collection of advice from Fathers to our daughters. A way to communicate what we as fathers would communicate if we were immediately available.
Golden Giving: Eight Smart Moves When Transferring Wealth to Children By Gary W. Buffone, Ph.D.
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Based on his nearly three decades of working with families, Dr. Buffone, a leading family psychologist and wealth advisor offers his sage advice on exactly what parents need to do and not do when it... More > comes to passing on their wealth to their children. Filled with stories, self-tests, tools and direct advice, Dr. Buffone provides a no-nonsense approach to making sure parents gift in ways that benefit and not destroy their most cherished asset, their children.< Less
FINANCIAL ABUSE OF THE ELDERLY; A Detective's Case Files Of Exploitation Crimes By Joe Roubicek
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A sobering picture of the elderly exploitation epidemic that reveals legitimate issues with a true crime story line. The author is a Florida detective recognized as an expert investigator of... More > exploitation crimes who presents 11 shocking and factual investigations. He dispels the myths of this misunderstood crime while providing practical prevention advice.... How to recognize exploitation, expose exploiters and help them to incriminate themselves....Why you should not depend on the government for protection if you lose mental capacity.... Easy legal steps to take to prevent someone from emptying an elder's bank accounts. The author enlightens the reader with perspective through his first-hand investigative experiences.< Less
For My Soldier By Angela Curlee
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For my Soldier is a daily devotional for parents and children of military families. Separations from military family members can cause children stress that comes out in sleeplessness, behavioral... More > problems, and depression. God has given us his word to guide us through these times and ease these issues. The word of the Lord has so much to offer on saftey, protection, loneliness, and peace. Teaching a child to turn to the Lord and pray through hard times is the best gift we can give them as parents. I pray that you and your children will be blessed by this book! Enjoy the daily activities as they help keep your child and soldier united during separations.< Less