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Happy Parents Happy Kids

What Happy, Healthy Parents Know About Raising Great Kids

by (author) Ann Douglas

Publisher
HarperCollins Canada
Initial publish date
Feb 2019
Category
General
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781443425773
    Publish Date
    Feb 2019
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781443425759
    Publish Date
    Feb 2019
    List Price
    $22.99

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Parenting without anxiety, guilt, or feeling overwhelmed

Happy Parents Happy Kids is the ultimate no-guilt guide to boosting your enjoyment of parenting while at the same time maximizing the health and happiness of your entire family. You can find ways to take care of yourself while you’re busy raising a family—just as you can choose to use parenting strategies that work for you and your kids.  This practical and encouraging book will help you

·         Discover what less-stressed-out parents know about minimizing the fallout from work-life imbalance (to say nothing of all the other things our generation of parents can’t help but feel anxious about)

·         Tackle the challenges of distracted parenting(in a way that helps kids to develop healthy relationships with technology)

·         Balance your hopes and dreams for your children with the demands of the rest of your life

·         Manage screen time for your whole family with simple and effective strategies

·         Learn mindfulness strategies that can make parenting easier and can be effortlessly worked into your daily life

·         Live healthier (including a crash course on the science of habit change)

·         Become a calmer and more confident parent so that you can stop feeling bad and raise astonishingly great kids

The takeaway message is clear, powerful, and potentially life-changing. You can lose the guilt, embrace the joy, and thrive alongside your kids.

 

About the author

Ann Douglas is an award-winning journalist and the author of 28 books including The Mother Of All Pregnancy Books. Ann's various books are also available -- or forthcoming -- in China, Russia, Greece, Indonesia, and Finland. A parent educator and mother of four, Ann is also the co-author (with John R. Sussman, M.D.) of two other highly popular pregnancy books: The Unofficial Guide to Having a Baby and Trying Again: A Guide to Pregnancy After Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss. Known for her lively anecdotes and real-world advice, Ann has also been a regular contributor to WebMD.com, PregnancyandBaby.com and Yahoo! Canada. Ann writes regular columns for Conceive Magazine, Living Spree, Urban Baby and Toddler, City Parent and What's Up Kids?. She has also written for such publications as Today's Parent, Chatelaine, Canadian Living, and The Globe and Mail. She makes frequent appearances on both radio and television and is regularly quoted in such publications as Parenting, Parents, Fit Pregnancy, American Baby, and Working Mother. Ann lives in Peterborough, Ontario, with her husband and four children. Visit www.having-a-baby.com or www.anndouglas.ca.

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