Tag Archives: motherhood

Generation Stressed: Play-Based Tools to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety

Generation Stressed: Play-Based Tools to Help Your Child Overcome Anxiety

buy now $13.59 Anxiety is rampant in society in general and among children in particular. Written by Registered Clinical Counselor and national parenting columnist Michele Kambolis, Generation Stressed explains the causes and effects of anxiety in children and equips concerned parents with an array of highly effective play-based tools with which to help their anxious child. Packed with clinically sound ...

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Understanding the NICU: What Parents of Preemies and other Hospitalized Newborns Need to Know

Understanding the NICU: What Parents of Preemies and other Hospitalized Newborns Need to Know

buy now $7.28 Most parents do not expect to begin life with their new baby in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Parents of preemies and other hospitalized newborns often feel lost and powerless amidst this new world of medical vocabulary, technology, and numerous health care providers.Understanding the NICU will guide you through your NICU journey, help you communicate with ...

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Don’t You Fall Now

Don’t You Fall Now

buy now $2.99 A hauntingly beautiful, family memoir that tells the story of how the author’s eighteen-year-old son, Kamau Burney, survived a jump from a six story parking structure near the campus of the University of Kentucky. Kamau landed face first, shattering all the bones in his face, along with breaking his hip, clavicle, and neck. His survival was a ...

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Momoir: A New Mom’s Journey to Embracing Her Not-So-Perfect Motherhood

Momoir: A New Mom’s Journey to Embracing Her Not-So-Perfect Motherhood

buy now $6.99 "Have kids," they said. "It will be the best thing that ever happened to you," they encouraged. In therapy, on the cusp of a mental breakdown caused by a sleep-defying baby, Alyssa DeRose listens as her therapist (read: paid best friend) finally puts her version of the truth into words: "It’s okay if becoming a mother was ...

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The Anxiety a Sickle Cell Patient Experiences in the ER

The Anxiety a Sickle Cell Patient Experiences in the ER

buy now $2.99 Read about how traumatic an emergency room visit can be for a Sickle Cell patient experiencing a pain crisis. Written from the perspective of an actual sickle cell patient who is often healthy and is rarely hospitalized. This article was written in direct response to various personal experiences of inadequate sickle cell care and often discriminatory healthcare ...

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Clueless Parent: Essential Skills for Great Parenting

Clueless Parent: Essential Skills for Great Parenting

buy now $9.99 A parenthood survival handbook to help first time dads and moms rapidly come to grips with the life-changing, earth-shattering, sleep-ruining aspects of parenthood with a down to earth approach on how to prepare you, your relationship, your home and your life for children.

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Lifted: How to Ditch Fear, Obligation, and Guilt—and Live Your Best Life

Lifted: How to Ditch Fear, Obligation, and Guilt—and Live Your Best Life

buy now $9.99 What’s Weighing You Down? If you are stressed out and weighed down by fear, obligation, or guilt, you aren’t alone. The daily list of have-tos and should-dos by which so many busy women feel overwhelmed—as wives, mothers, daughters, friends, and leaders—can make it seem impossible to live with purpose. Self-worth gets tangled up with being “Pinterest perfect," ...

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Sign of the Apocalypse: Ruminations and Wit from an American Roadside Prophet

Sign of the Apocalypse: Ruminations and Wit from an American Roadside Prophet

buy now $9.99 Friends, neighbors, and passersby from all over the country can’t fail to miss “The Sign’s constantly changing humor and insight. On occasion, The Sign of the Apocalypse (SOTA) traffics in the earnest, but at its heart is rooted in a deep-seated desire to express the sarcastic and snort-worthy. This, and a love of haiku, pizza, Latin, double ...

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Best Buddies Birthdays: The Complete Guide to Homegrown Parties for Ages 5-10

Best Buddies Birthdays: The Complete Guide to Homegrown Parties for Ages 5-10

buy now $3.99 Do children really need over-the-top birthday parties with pony rides, bounce houses, corporate movie characters, food trucks, and themed decorations? Or destination parties that require renting nail salons, skating rinks, restaurants, and video arcades? Over-the-top parties can lead to more stress, despite parents urge to outsource party planning. In Best Buddies Birthdays, mother-daughter authors Sally Butzin and ...

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Yet I Still Stand

Yet I Still Stand

buy now $0.99 This book is filled with testimonies of a woman who has lived this James 1:2-3 verse (Consider it nothing but joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you fall into various trials. 3 Be assured that the testing of your faith [through experience] produces endurance [leading to spiritual maturity, and inner peace])" It will give you the same ...

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