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I'm a Good Mother: Affirmations for the not-so-perfect mom

I'm a Good Mother: Affirmations for the not-so-perfect mom

by Gigi Schweikert
     
 

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Every mother repeatedly asks herself the age old question, Am I a good mother?

This delightful book offers sixty affirmations that she is. But more than that, with each affirmation, Gigi Schweikert shares an encouraging message, an easy-to-do action step for today, a prayer, and a scripture. The perfect gift for a friend of loved one or a pick-me-up book for

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Every mother repeatedly asks herself the age old question, Am I a good mother?

This delightful book offers sixty affirmations that she is. But more than that, with each affirmation, Gigi Schweikert shares an encouraging message, an easy-to-do action step for today, a prayer, and a scripture. The perfect gift for a friend of loved one or a pick-me-up book for yourself, this book will inspire and encourage moms of all ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451605341
Publisher:
Howard Books
Publication date:
06/15/2010
Series:
Motherhood Club
Sold by:
SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
File size:
3 MB

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I'm a Good Mother

Affirmations for the not-so-perfect mom
By Gigi Schweikert

Howard Books

Copyright © 2004 Gigi Schweikert
All right reserved.

ISBN: 9781582294124

Introduction

You are a good mother. Even though you may not always feel like a good mother or act like a good mother -- especially at the end of a long day -- God has chosen to give you a child. God sees that "good mother" in you even when you can't. But He didn't just drop that baby on your doorstep promising to check back when he or she is all grown up. No, God is always right beside you -- whether you're rocking your child during a sleepless night, standing over his bed when he's sick, or watching her score the winning goal on the soccer field.

As you read through this book of daily devotions, affirm the good mother you are by putting a star on the chapters in which you already excel. Then build on your successes by setting goals for the Today activities. (Right now your biggest goal may be fitting a shower into your day.) One day at a time, incorporate activities like dreaming with your child, reading with your child, or singing with your child. Little changes make big differences.

Remember how blessed you are. God chose you to raise your beautiful child. He has placed within you what you need to be a capable mother. He knows you'll make some mistakes, but He also knows you can be a good mother.

As amother comforts her child,

So will I comfort you.

ISAIAH 66:13



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Meet the Author

Gigi Taylor Schweikert is a national authority in early childhood education. As an expert in this field, Gigi has managed corporate childcare centers and their educational programs for over eighteen years. Gigi was the Director of the Early Childhood Education at United Nations in New York City and was also the cable television host of Today's Family. She also presents national, state, and local workshops for parents, teachers and corporations. Gigi lives in New Jersey with her husband and four children.

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