The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Being A New Dad [NOOK Book]

Overview

Congratulations... Now what? This follow-up to The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Being an Expectant Father guides new dads through all the emotional, financial, and physical changes and responsibilities they'll face as they transition through their first year of fatherhood. This volume includes everything from using bottles and diapers, to babyproofing the home and finding the right pediatrician, to balancing work ...

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The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Being A New Dad

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Overview

Congratulations... Now what? This follow-up to The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Being an Expectant Father guides new dads through all the emotional, financial, and physical changes and responsibilities they'll face as they transition through their first year of fatherhood. This volume includes everything from using bottles and diapers, to babyproofing the home and finding the right pediatrician, to balancing work and family.



* Offers a chronology of the changes dads can expect to see during the first year in their infants-and in themselves


* Author has been extensively featured in the national media


* Author's previous book Dads and Daughters has sold extremely well

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440650888
  • Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 10/5/2004
  • Series: POCKET IDIOT'S GUIDE Series
  • Sold by: DK
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 208
  • File size: 378 KB

Meet the Author

Joe Kelly is founder and president of the national nonprofit organization Dads and Daughters, and author of the book of the same title. He is also the author of The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Being an Expectant Father (5/04). His work has been featured on the Today show, NPR's Talk of the Nation, CBS's Early Show, MSNBC, Lifetime, Fox News and in Time, People, New York Times, Washington Post, and USA Today, among others.

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Table of Contents

1 This Is Your Life! 1
2 Why Fathers Matter So Much 21
3 Tag Team Parenting 31
4 This Isn't Your Normal Roommate 53
5 Picking the Pros 77
6 The First Six Months 95
7 Toddling Toward One 123
8 Tough Times 143
9 Nitty Gritty Real Life 157
Appendixes
A Glossary 173
B Resources and Links 177
Index 183
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