Before You Forget - The Wisdom of Writing Diaries for Your Children [NOOK Book]

Overview

Whether you're expecting your first child or you’re a parent already, Before You Forget – The Wisdom of Writing Diaries for Your Children is a must have book. Diary writing for your children is a valuable and creative parenting tool that can build your child’s self-esteem, enhance your parenting skills, inspire your storyteller within, and allow you and your child to savor special moments for years to come. Most importantly, these diaries allow your child to be the hero or heroine of their own life’s journey ...
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Before You Forget - The Wisdom of Writing Diaries for Your Children

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Overview

Whether you're expecting your first child or you’re a parent already, Before You Forget – The Wisdom of Writing Diaries for Your Children is a must have book. Diary writing for your children is a valuable and creative parenting tool that can build your child’s self-esteem, enhance your parenting skills, inspire your storyteller within, and allow you and your child to savor special moments for years to come. Most importantly, these diaries allow your child to be the hero or heroine of their own life’s journey detailing stories and experiences from before birth through their childhood years. In chapters such as “Creative Juicing: Nurturing Creativity in Parents and Kids,” “Comedy, Mishaps, and Mischief: Writing Adventure Stories of Daily Life,” and “Amidst and Across the Generations: Saving Family Stories,” diary writing expert and family counselor Kelly DuMar introduces you to the wonderful, endless possibilities of how and why to keep diaries for your children and offers creative, imaginative solutions to parenting’s most frequent dilemmas. Buy a blank book, pick up a pen, and open the diary door for your child today!
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Editorial Reviews

Amazon.com - Debra Ann G'Feller, MD.
Kelly DuMar's book has been a gentle stimulous into a new media of communicating with my children. Now, through this new genre of diary writing, I feel I have a place to take my experiences with my children, whether they are conflicts or compromises or simply shared fun, and I can explain how I am feeling about these experiences in real time, knowing that my words will be read and better understood in the future. Kelly has a way of encouraging her readers at every step to see this as a truly fun
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148378051
  • Publisher: Kelly DuMar
  • Publication date: 10/23/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 225
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Kelly DuMar is a playwright, poet, fiction writer and creative workshop facilitator who has been keeping diaries for her three children for over twenty-five years. Kelly lives with her husband and children on the Charles River in the woods. You can learn more about her poetry, fiction, plays and workshops at kellydumar.com
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