The Overly Honest Teacher

A book review of The Overly Honest Teacher: Parenting Advice from the Classroom by Meredith Essalat M.Ed. Stars: **** The Collective Book Studio (2020)Parenting/Education128 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: All parents want their children to be able to vocalize… Read More »

Is Raising Your Teen a Piece of Cake?

A book review of Is Raising Your Teen a Piece of Cake? Expert Advice for Navigating The Teen Years by Gail A. Manahan, MA, LMHC Stars: **** Gail A. Manahan (2020)Parenting210 pages Disclosure: I received this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Gail Manahan, a teen expert with… Read More »

The Grumble-Free Year

A book review of The Grumble-Free Year: Twelve months, eleven family members and one impossible goal by Tricia Goyer Stars: ***** Thomas Nelson (2019) Religion/Christian Life 224 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: The Goyer home–with two parents, eight kids, and… Read More »

I Can’t Believe You Just Said That!

I Can’t Believe You Just Said That: Biblical Wisdom for Taming Your Child’s Tongue by Ginger Hubbard Stars: **** Thomas Nelson (2018) Christian Life/Family 224 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Are you ever embarrassed or shocked by what comes out… Read More »

Tired of Arguing With Your Kids?

Tired of Arguing With Your Kids? Wisdom From Parents Who Have Been There by Dolores Curran Stars: **** Sorin Books (1999) Parenting/Family Life 125 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links Summary: A familiar yet frustrating scene: Children arguing with their parents. It does not have to be a rite of passage for parents to endure,… Read More »

88 Great Daddy-Daughter Dates (Updated Edition)

88 Great Daddy-Daughter Dates: Fun, Easy and Creative Ways to Build Memories Together (Updated Edition) by Rob & Joanna Teigen Stars: ***** Revell (Baker Publishing Group) 2012 Parenting 267 pages Disclosure:“Book has been provided courtesy of Baker Publishing Group and Graf-Martin Communications, Inc.” This post contains affiliate links. Summary: With today’s busy schedules, it can… Read More »

What Kind of Parent Am I? by Dr. Nicole Letourneau

What Kind of Parent Am I? Self Surveys That Reveal the Impact of Toxic Stress and More by Dr. Nicole Letourneau Stars: **** Dundurn Press (2018) Parenting Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Research has shown that adaptive, supportive parents are… Read More »