With a combined sixty-two years of parenting skills, these mothers reflect on the responsibilities of caring for children, from the prenatal stages through the teen years. They also answer questions often faced on the perilous journey to parenthood, such as:
· What can I expect during pregnancy and childbirth?
· What items will we need when the baby arrives?
· How much will it cost us to raise a child?
· How do I raise an infant to be a successful adult?
Incorporating pertinent tips alongside detailed graphs, even the most experienced parent will be encouraged by insights found in chapters like, "The Power of Words and Actions on Behavior," and "Social Graces and Saving Faces."
Let Argrette and Lovergine's straightforward presentation of their childrearing preferences help guide you down the road to parenthood through the eyes of child.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Charming, delightful and loving are only three adjectives that describe this thoughtful guide for a parent as told by their child. Having a child is a serious commitment, and this guide provides a how to before, during and after birth. It is great to get some tips from the person that will be with us for a very long time. As the book states, ¿I will be your child for the rest of my life!¿
This is a wonderful handbook to read before having your children. It answers all of your questions in plain English, even the ones you were afraid to ask! The authors did a great job walking you thru the days,months and years of having a child.