Peeing in Peace: Tales and Tips for Type A Moms

( 1 )

Overview

This is the perfect playdate for your purse.

Are you a multi-tasking mom pulled in a million directions by your precocious kids, demanding boss and starved-for-attention spouse? Do you find the only time you're able to steal a moment to yourself is behind the doors of a bathroom stall?

If so, then you are in desperate need of a playdate with Peeing in Peace.

Honest and unafraid to talk about working ...

See more details below
Paperback
$9.95
BN.com price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (15) from $1.99   
  • New (5) from $3.93   
  • Used (10) from $1.99   
Sending request ...

Overview

This is the perfect playdate for your purse.

Are you a multi-tasking mom pulled in a million directions by your precocious kids, demanding boss and starved-for-attention spouse? Do you find the only time you're able to steal a moment to yourself is behind the doors of a bathroom stall?

If so, then you are in desperate need of a playdate with Peeing in Peace.

Honest and unafraid to talk about working motherhood's dirty secrets, such as bribing, potty (mouth) training, and going to the office to relax, working moms Beth Feldman and Yvette Manessis Corporon offer community, chuckles, and co-conspirators for busy moms everywhere.

Packed with stories, tips, and even a recipe or two, Peeing in Peace will help you navigate the choppy waters of work, home, and the chaos in between. So grab a latte, enjoy the quiet, and dive in!

"A must-read for any mom who needs a little boost while trying to juggle business and babies." Barbara Corcoran, real estate mogul and author

"Peeing in Peace had me smiling from start to finish." Marg Helgenberger, CSI television star and feature film actress

"Peeing in Peace is the perfect remedy for overwhelmed moms."
-Melanie Lynne Hauser, author of Confessions of Super Mom

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402212901
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 4/1/2008
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 1,449,739
  • Product dimensions: 4.10 (w) x 5.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Yvette Manessis Corporon is a senior segment producer for "Extra," and Beth Feldman, former VP of publicity for CBS, is the founder of BeyondPR, an entertainment PR consulting firm. They are the co-founders of rolemommy.com and they each have two children. Beth lives in New Rochelle, NY, and Yvette lives in Bronxville, NY.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Contents Introduction: Before We Begin -
Chapter 1: Peeing in Peace -
Chapter 2: Corporate Chutes and Ladders Chapter 3: What Color Are Your Pantyhose?
Chapter 4: Sometimes, a Girl's Gotta Fake It Chapter 5: Dress to De-stress -
Chapter 6: Everything I Learned about Parenting I Picked Up on My Commuter Train -
Chapter 7: Me, Myself, My Minivan -
Chapter 8: Pottymouth Training -
Chapter 9: If You Can't Be with the One You Love . . . Playdate with the One You're with -
Chapter 10: The Cupcake Question Chapter 11: Our Lives as Groupies-from Wham to the Wiggles -
Chapter 12: The Home Team -
Chapter 13: Give Yourself a Timeout Chapter 14: Coffee Klatch Confessions Chapter 15: Wish List -
-
About the Authors About Design Her Gals -
Acknowledgements

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 3
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(1)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted May 13, 2009

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)