Loving Each One Best: A Caring and Practical Approach to Raising Siblings

Loving Each One Best: A Caring and Practical Approach to Raising Siblings


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All those baby boomers who have embarked on the journey of raising their second and third children have found themselves left in the lurch by existing child care literature. Now child care expert Nancy Samalin, who has earned a reputation for her forgiving and empowering approach to parenting, brings her inspiring outlook to this guide to the pitfalls and rewards of parenting two or more children.

Parents who consider themselves pros after the first child are in for a surprise when the encounter life after the second child is born and beyond. Suddenly their world is an exhausting haze of competing demands, perpetual squabbling, sibling rivalry, complaints of unfairness and "you love him more" (and sometimes you do), unrelenting stress, and a pervasive sense of guilt and inadequacy. Culled from her years of workshops with hundreds of parents, Nancy Samalin shares the trials and joys of parenthood and provides specific advice on steering your way through the parenting rapids. This is a must-read for today's harried parents.

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ISBN-13: 9780553378344
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 01/28/1997
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 1,115,345
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.49(d)

About the Author

Nancy Samalin, the founder and director of Parent Guidance Workshops, presents lectures and workshops to thousands of parents and professionals worldwide. She is the author, with Catherine Whitney, of Loving Each One Best.

Catherine Whitney is the coauthor of numerous bestselling books on health and wellness.

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