A hilarious re-imagining of what it would be like if Darth Vader had taken an active role in raising his son Luke, with a refreshing twist and illustrations. Life lessons include lightsaber batting practice, using the Force to raid the cookie jar, and more.
The international bestselling authors of "Why Men Don't Listen and Women Can't Read Maps" deliver a practical, humorous guide about sex and love. This is a must-have book for anyone who wants to get the most from his or her relationship.
This fascinating, helpful, and controversial book--on the "New York Times" Bestseller list for two years--explores, in depth the differing style men and women articulate, and how to work through it and get to the heart of the matter.
This completely revised and expanded edition of the classic bestseller has been updated throughout and includes new writing that highlights the special significance of intimate emotional needs in marriage.
Although retirement brings a mental image of relaxation, often it's a very stressful time. This guide shows new retirees show to have more peace and joy in their lives while getting used to breaking away from the daily office routine.
Who has time to scrapbook? Not Mommy!For the busy mom-on-the-go, this memory keeper offers a quick and easy way to capture the everyday moments of motherhood. With enough space to record a single thought, a family quote, or a special event each day for five years, this beautiful keepsake makes sure those precious memories will last a lifetime.
A book for all parents who want to create a great atmosphere in the family, in which to communicate and educate their kids. Includes many examples of real situations.
The irrepressible Judge Judy--star of the syndicated TV show and author of five books--unravels the complex web of relationships that can easily become a knot in today's world.
This book can help you become the parent you have always wanted to be, and raise the kind of children you can always be proud of. --From the foreword by Jack Canfield, co-author of Chicken Soup for the Soul "If children live with criticism, they learn to condemn...If children live with acceptance, they learn to love." Expanding on her universally loved poem, "Children Learn What They Live," which has nourished countless families since its initial publication in 1954, Dorothy Law Nolte offers a simple but powerful guide to parenting-by inspiring values through example. Addressing issues of security, self-worth, tolerance, honesty, fear, respect, fairness, patience, and more, this book of rare common sense will help a new generation of parents find their own parenting wisdom and draw out their child's immense inner resources.
Here's your ticket to the Hall of Fame. It's never been tougher to win as a father. You face a never-ending list of responsibilities and your kids receive conflicting messages from the culture. It takes a real game plan to get your children to adulthood in one piece physically, socially, spiritually, and emotionally. Carey Casey's got the game plan. Using a lifetime of heart-touching personal stories and revealing research from the National Center for Fathering, he'll "school you up" on the most important-and rewarding-position you'll ever play. Carey's three fundamentals of being an effective dad (loving, coaching, and modeling) present a proven playbook for the Championship Fathering team. Whether you're a fatherhood rookie or a field-battered veteran, this practical guide will change your whole family... and maybe even generations to come.
Whether you're a traditional bride, a modern bride, or a downright outrageous bride, these tidbits and strategies will help you realize the wedding of your dreams. These 52 cards include tips on managing expectations, trimming the guest list, and balancing the budget. If used as directed, may help prevent jangly nerves and loss of humor.
In this groundbreaking book, two bestselling authors show readers how to move on from their unsuccessful past relationships and finally find the love of their lives.
If you want to focus children's attention, you first have to capture their interest. "Attention Games" is filled with interesting and child-tested activities that can help children of all ages become better at focusing and paying attention. By sharing the upbeat, joyful activities in "Attention Games," you can enhance your child's intelligence, boost his confidence, increase his ability to concentrate on one thing for long periods, and show that you care. Developed by Barbara Sher--parent, teacher, play therapy specialist and pediatric occupational therapist--these activities are specially designed to encourage kids to expand their powers of attention in ways that will help them throughout their lives.
Now in its third edition, Intercultural Marriage examines the impact of cultural differences in marriage and offers practical guidelines on how to deal with the complexities they bring to a partnership. Covering such topics as raising bicultural children, religion, values, male vs. female roles, sex and social class, Romano continues to give voice to hundreds of couples she has interviewed and followed for over a decade.
Make instant meaningful connections. For interviewing, selling, managing, pitching an idea, applying to college, or looking for a soulmate, the secret of success is based on connecting with other people. Nicholas Boothman's program of establishing face-to-face communication is revealed in this bestseller that proves the skeptics wrong. Step by step, it shows how to make the very best of an relationship's most critical moment--those first 90 seconds. Learn the skills of instant rapport: The art of synchronizing Open vs. closed body language The power of a Really Useful Attitude Active listening The three sensory preferences and how to read them
Attachment Parenting" encourages early, strong, and sustained attention to the new baby's needs, this practical and inspirational book outlines the steps that will create the most lasting bonds between parents and their children.
Explains how to help children thrive in the earliest years of their life.