With over 225,000 ?Mother of All? books sold in Canada, Ann Douglas provides the inside scoop on what it?s really like to have a baby
This book is the manual for those looking for real-world advice to help them during all the stages of pregnancy, from conception to birth and all that can occur throughout!
The Mother of All Parenting Books delivers:the facts on discipline-what works, what doesn't, and how your discipline methods need to evolve as your child grows olderpractical tips on teaching kids morals and valuesstrategies for promoting healthy child-parent communicationadvice on avoiding parent burnout the lowdown on what it takes to keep kids safe today without smothering themthe facts on fitness, nutrition, and body image and the important role that parents have to play in modeling healthy living for their kidsresearch updates on bullying, eating disorders, childhood depression, and other important health and safety issuestips for riding out the sometimes rocky preteen yearsa listing of Canadian resources, including an Internet directory
Includes:checklists, charts, and sleep tools, including a handy sleep logsleep books, websites, and organizations that every parent should know about
Featuring real world solutions, this reassuring and wisdom-packed guide gives you the lowdown on:getting your child off to a healthy start nutrition-wiseintroducing first foods the step-by-step, no-worry waymaking nutritious, great tasting baby foodserving up toddler- and preschooler-friendly meals and snacksfeeding vegetarian kidsdining in and dining out: mom-proven mealtime strategies geared to each age and stage coping with picky eaters and nourishing sick kidsnutrition tips, allergy alerts and other essential health and safety informationsetting the stage for happy mealtimes and how you can help your child to develop a healthy relationship with food
Includes:timesaving cooking tips and recipes from kitchen-savvy momsnutrition charts to ensure you've got your baby's nutritional bases coveredmeal planners and shopping lists even a convenient food label decoderorganizations, websites and books every parent should know about