A Ride on Mother’s Back: A Day of Baby Carrying Around the World (Emery Bernhard)

5.0 out of 5 stars World wide, Children and families benefit from babywearing.,15 July 1999 Review By An Amazon Customer This review is from: A Ride on Mother’s Back: A Day of Baby Carrying Around the World (Hardcover)

Beautiful visual and written images of babies and children from many cultures being carried in […]

Raising Our Children, Raising Ourselves

Book Description Every parent would happily give up ever scolding, punishing or threatening if she only knew how to ensure that her toddler/child/teen would thrive and act responsibly without such painful measures. Raising Our Children, Raising Ourselves is the answer to this universal wish. It is not about gentle ways to control a […]

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk

Review Mumsnet Best Awards 2011 – Best parenting book `An excellent book for reassessing the way you talk to your children and, as one said, “putting it into practice isn’t as hard as I imagined and the children respond so, so well”.’ –Mumsnet, January 2011


This down-to-earth book is written to make […]

What Mothers Do: Especially When it Looks Like Nothing


‘The best parenting book you’ve never heard of.’ – Anne Karpf, The ‘Guardian’ ‘Naomi Stadlen writes with understanding, deep insight and humour. This is truly woman-to woman.’ – Sheila Kitzinger, childbirth educator, mother ‘I wish I’d had this book years ago – to show to bosses who didn’t understand, to friends who […]

Three in a Bed: The Benefits of Sleeping with Your Baby


Current Western parenting advice, says Deborah Jackson, stresses the need to minimise the “bother” that children cause; Jackson claims that this culture views the child as a potentially dominating personality that could undermine parental authority when older and emphasises that this tendency needs to be trained out of them early. The author […]

Why Love Matters: How Affection Shapes a Baby’s Brain


“Why Love Matters is hugely important. It should be mandatory reading for all parents, teachers and politicians.” – The Guardian

“Sue Gerhardt’s choice of title reflects the loving attention to detail that is the essence of this book… excellently researched and well-written book which deserves to be widely read by practitioners, researchers […]

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding

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It’s no secret that breastfeeding is the normal, healthy way to nourish and nurture your baby. Dedicated to supporting nursing and expectant mothers, the internationally respected La Leche League has set the standard for educating and empowering mothers in this natural art for generations. Now their classic bestselling guide has been […]

The Wonder Weeks – Hetty van de Rijt

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The Wonder Weeks. How to stimulate your baby’s mental development and help him turn his 10 predictable, great, fussy phases into magical leaps forwarddescribes in easy-to-understand terms the incredible developmental changes that all babies go through during the first 20 months of their lives.

This is the extended, “fat” edition with […]

Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishments to Love and Reason


“Those seeking alternative methods of raising confident, well-loved children will warmly embrace Kohn’s message.” – Publishers Weekly “Alfie Kohn does it again: He takes a topic (parenting) that has been studied and written about for years and gives us a wise way of adjusting our lenses so that we really see it […]

Eight Sleep Tips for Every Child

Eight Sleep Tips for Every Child                                          

By Elizabeth Pantley, author of The No-Cry Sleep Solution



Up to 70% of children under age five have sleep problems. Sleep issues are complicated and have many causes. They’re hard to deal with because when children aren’t sleeping, parents aren’t sleeping, and that […]