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50 Printable Baby Shower Bingo Game Cards – Baby Gifts – Download and Print By Sagelily Books & Certificates
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50 Printable Baby Shower Bingo Game Cards – Theme: Baby Gifts – Download and Print 50 different baby shower bingo game cards complete with instructions, markers, and call sheets in a PDF... More > file that can be printed out on any type of paper. Have a unique baby shower bingo game card for up to 50 baby shower guests. No limit to the number of times each BABY SHOWER BINGO GAME CARD can be printed. Baby Gift Bingo game can also be played as the mother-to-be opens her gifts. When a gift is opened that matches an item on the bingo card, the guest places a marker on the that square. Free online preview.< Less
A Promise To Protect: The Abuse Survivor's Handbook By Gerry Davis
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This book empowers the abuse survivor by providing survivor rules that can be utilized as therapeutic tools toward their own journey of healing to overcome fear, shame, learning how to forgive and... More > move on to a healthy way of living. It may also help family and friends of survivors understand the debilitating result on the survivor’s relationships. Clinical aspects related to the survivor’s child abuse are carefully examined, allowing the reader to initiate the connection to professional mental health treatment and realize the therapeutic value. Readers are armed with current research information, confirming how prevalent child abuse is in families today and how it has quickly turned into a disturbing common social condition. The author and child abuse survivor also ushers the reader through her own personal traumatizing experiences of sexual, physical and emotional abuse; her heroic struggle to escape as a teenager and journey of healing as an adult.< Less
The Everyday Family Chore System By Vicki Bentley
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Practical ideas for getting your family to help at home - from a busy mom of eight and foster mom of over fifty! Includes the tried-and-true How-to-Do-It cards now used successfully in many homes,... More > ideas for using the cards as a stand-alone system or in conjunction with another system you may already be using, plus tips on how to organize your household to maximize success. 88 pages, lay-flat coil binding. Also available in e-book format so you can print the cards straight from your computer!< Less
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
Mommy where were you By Hyla Horn
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In this book I come and stand before you… Naked and exposed. To tell, where I come from, what I went through and who I am. This book describes my journey through life and the experiences that... More > have formed me into who I am today. More specifically, this book takes an in depth look at the relationship between mother and daughter and the impact this relationship has on personal development and identity. This inspirational first person account takes a hard, honest look at a relationship that started out with neglect and abuse, but eventually evolved into one characterised by forgiveness and healing. A must read for any parent or survivor of abuse.< Less
A Precious Window of Time By Howard Hanger
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Middle school is a time of exciting new experiences and profound changes in the brains and bodies of children. It’s one of the most crucial periods in a human life, when one begins to develop a... More > sense of self and to figure out how one relates to the world – especially for girls. The book, “A PRECIOUS WINDOW OF TIME: A MANUAL FOR TEACHING AND NURTURING MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS” (Lobster-Books, published 2008), focuses on the unique needs and gifts of middle school girls and ways to foster their healthy development. Written by educators Howard Hanger and Vicki Garlock, the book combines theory with the real-life experiences of students and teachers at Hanger Hall School for Girls in Asheville, N.C., and other single-gender middle schools across the country. Though directed primarily at parents and teachers, the book is a valuable resource for anyone who is involved in group leadership, athletics, dance or music instruction with middle school girls.< Less
What happened? By Kathleen Legler
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What happened? A guide to help children understand the intact and circumcised penis.
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
Questions About, Now, Friends, & Spirit World By Charles E. Neuf
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Three studies made to help others to live a life in the world without being of the world. Living in the Now, enjoying what your doing now, liking what you do, not playing follow the leader. ... More > A Friend, who are they, do you really have a friend?" What about questions like, Who am I, where did I come from and where am I going when the body dies, and why?< Less
Bullets in the Washing Machine By Melissa Littles
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Melissa Littles, Founder of The Police Wife Life, is an advocate for Law Enforcement Officers and their families. Bullets in the Washing Machine, her first release, is a compilation of short... More > stories and poems, focusing on seeing the positives through the daily struggles of living a life in Law Enforcement. Melissa hopes to not only bring encouragement to those in law enforcement but to bring awareness to the general public of the daily sacrifices and misconceptions related to law enforcement officers. Melissa Littles is married to Officer Bervis Littles of the Edmond Police Department, in Edmond, Oklahoma. Officer Littles is a Hostage Negotiator, Suicide Prevention Officer and a School Resource Officer.< Less
I'll Cry to Understand...a piece at a time By Karen Weis
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The author, Karen E. Weis, understands the devastating effects of losing a child. In March of 2006 she and her husband lost their son in a car accident. About six months after losing her son, she... More > started writing in hopes of helping other grieving parents. Finding strength in the words that were kept deep within her, she wanted to find her voice to support and connect with parents experiencing the grief of losing a child. Karen also wanted to make family and friends more aware of how difficult the journey is after losing a child so they could help the parents cope. Her hope is to inspire parents to endure and realize they will survive their loss and with time find peace.< Less
Laws of Life: For Mothers By Patty James
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This book is for every mother, whether by giving birth or by adoption, by heart’s desire or unexpected, married mom or single mom. Motherhood comes in many dimensions. Like any mom I always... More > wanted to do everything right concerning my children...< Less
Connecting With Young Children: Educating the Will By Stephen Spitalny
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A guide to the world of the young child, this book is an amazing resource for developing capacities for true connecting with young children as a support to their own development.
The Baby Planner Profession: What You Need to Know! The Ultimate Guide and Resource for Baby Planner Professionals By Mary Oscategui
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The Baby Planner Profession: What You Need To Know! provides baby planner professionals or those interested in a baby planning career with all the tools and resources necessary to get started in the... More > new industry of baby planning. The book defines the role of a baby planner, establishes a scope of practice, and covers a wide variety of topics: birthing basics, green basics, childproofing, child care, sales and pricing, breastfeeding basics, sleeping basics, product basics, business basics, liability, and much more.< Less
The New Baby Notebook By Mama's Notebooks
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The New Baby Notebook by Mama’s Notebooks provides you with one place to keep track of your family’s needs. In the front of the book, you can record all of your important phone numbers so... More > that you don’t have to go searching for them when you need them. Organized by weeks, this notebook provides a simple daily calendar, meal planner, and to do list alongside a daily feeding & diaper record, as well as a checklist for taking care of you. You can open the notebook and see your entire week at a glance! In the back, there is a place to take notes on baby’s sleep as well as reference sheets to fill in for your freezer meal inventory, a standard shopping list, go to meals and snacks, a list of books and movies for when you need them, and a thank you card tracker. The meal references are designed to help you streamline easy meal planning on the calendar pages. And of course, there is also plenty of room for notes.< Less
More than a Mom By Amy Baskin, Heather Fawcett
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More Than a Mom is a lifeline of information and advice for mothers who have children with developmental or physical disabilities, mental health or learning issues, or chronic medical conditions.
The Partner's 20 Minute Guide By The Center for Motivation and Change
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The Partner's 20 Minute Guide helps spouses utilize CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) and Motivational Techniques to help you change your child's substance use. Family members who... More > are trained in CRAFT are more likely (than those trained to do interventions or who attend Al-Anon) to reduce or stop substance use in their loved one as well as increase the loved one’s willingness to get help. In CRAFT, the concerned family member (that’s you!) also feels better. This guide will help you with such tools as: How to react when your partner has been using substances and when he has NOT been using; Getting more of what you want to see from your partner and less of what you don’t; How to talk to your partner so that you are more likely to be heard; How to take care of yourself all along the way!< Less
I'm in Charge! A Parenting Strategy to Help You Raise Happy and Cooperative Children By Megan Davis, Kathleen Todd
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In “I’m in Charge!” we created four children with typical characteristics to show how you can be in charge even if your child is hyperactive, has learning challenges, is strong... More > willed or sensitive. All of them have really great parents who are feeling lost and are finding new ways to help their children. They use the basics of the PPC Program-Coaching Strategies, Executive Functions of the Brain, Basics of the Brain, Developmental Stages and Temperament. The book highlights four challenging areas of parenting; Morning Madness, Homework Hassle, Dreaded Dinner Time and Bedtime Battles.< Less
The Promise: The Story of an Adoptive Mother and a Support Worker By Christen Shepherd, Lisa Highfield
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When Christen Shepherd adopted four children from foster care she jumped into the treacherous waters of raising traumatized children. Because of mammoth tantrums, explosive rages, destroyed rooms,... More > and unending grief, the Shepherds enlisted the help of a Child and Youth Counselor, Lisa Highfield. The Promise is a raw and compelling memoir. It offers insight into the behaviours of adopted and foster children, gives hope to struggling families, and is a must-read for adoptive parents who are at a loss after bringing wounded children into the family.< Less
The Parent's 20 Minute Guide to Change By The Center for Motivation and Change
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The Parent's 20 Minute Guide helps parents utilize CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) and Motivational Techniques to help you change your child's substance use. Family members who... More > are trained in CRAFT are more likely (than those trained to do interventions or who attend Al-Anon) to reduce or stop substance use in their loved one as well as increase the loved one’s willingness to get help. In CRAFT, the concerned family member (that’s you!) also feels better. This guide will help you with such tools as: How to react when your child has been using substances and when he has NOT been using; How to co-parent and collaborate as effectively and smoothly as possible; Getting more of what you want to see from your child and less of what you don’t; How to talk to your child so that you are more likely to be heard; How to take care of yourself all along the way< Less
The Story of Baby Rabbit: A Resource to Help You Talk to Young Children About Miscarriage or Stillbirth By Graeme Smith et al.
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Graeme Smith, MD, PhD is a Professor and Head of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Queen’s University. He works with many families who have suffered a miscarriage or stillbirth. He has developed a... More > website (www.themothersprogram.ca) as a resource for women during pregnancy and after delivery. Sian Phillips, PhD is a Child Psychologist who is an adjunct professor at Queen’s University who specializes in working with interpersonal trauma and attachment issues. Jerri Oehler, PhD is a pediatric nurse/psychologist at the Carteret Clinic for Adolescents and Children affiliated with Duke University. She has a long history of working with families who have had a loss during pregnancy or postpartum. Malia Murphy is a PhD student at Queen’s University studying complications in pregnancy and their impact on maternal outcomes.< 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
Mama's Notebook: Weekly Planner and Organizer By Mama's Notebooks
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Mama’s Notebook provides you with an easy, flexible, and efficient way to organize your life. In one glance, you can coordinate your meal plan with the whole day’s events and tasks, and... More > there’s always ample room to take notes on the things that matter to you most! Unlike other planners, you can start up Mama’s Notebook on any week of the year, and you can skip weeks as needed. The back section of the planner provides you with easy reference sheets to help you schedule and shop efficiently. www.mamasnotebooks.com< Less
Groundbreaking Interventions: Working with Traumatized Children, Teens and Families in Foster Care and Adoption By Jeanette Yoffe, M.F.T.
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A book of 16 interventions designed to teach new and imaginative ways for working with traumatized children in foster care and adoption and their families. Groundbreaking Interventions provides a... More > wide variety of play-based methodologies that have been successful in working with children over the age of five in foster care and adoption.< Less
FIRST TIME MUM By Mary McCloud
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FIRST-TIME MUM is a groundbreaking program in the area of childbirth preparation as it is preparing you mentally, emotionally and practically for the realities of new motherhood. New motherhood... More > comes with a complex process of surrendering to a new way of being in the world, and this is not an easy one. New mums say that they wish someone had told them what it was REALLY going to be like so they didn't feel like such a failure when they couldn't be happy and 'loving it' 24/7. FIRST-TIME MUM maps out the 7 essential steps you need to take to prepare yourself for the amazing journey you are embarking on in order to feel strong, confident and resilient in your new life. It is a comprehensive workbook you can share with your partner and includes a whole module on solidifying and 'child-proofing' your relationship and creating a parenting and partnership plan so you know you can parent as a team.< Less