It Gets Easier!-- and Other Lies We Tell New Mothers

It Gets Easier!-- and Other Lies We Tell New Mothers

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American Management Association
Being a new mother is challenging. But it can also be incredibly fun. This upbeat and entertaining book provides new moms and moms-to-be with straightforward tips to make motherhood a little more controllable--and lot more enjoyable.
Featuring interviews with hundreds of moms and candid stories from author Claudine Wolk’s own experiences as a mother, It Gets Easier! . . . and Other Lies We Tell New Mothers employs a healthy mix of humor, honesty, and insider strategies to give new and expecting moms a “leg up” on the challenging task of first-time motherhood. This fun, frank, and prescriptive guide strives to make motherhood easier by addressing issues such as: “The Talk” you need to have with your husband before you give birth; what you really need to know about labor and delivery; the importance of a baby schedule (no matter what anyone else says); the 6 Baby Commandments that can foster good eating and sleeping habits; 5 new mom mantras that will help keep you sane; body image after giving birth; and how to keep housework to a minimum. Complete with resources for further exploration and a helpful glossary, this funny, irreverent book will help ease every new mothers’ frustrations by reminding them that they are not alone and providing tangible, easy-to-follow tips for parenting success.

Publisher: New York : American Management Association, c2009
ISBN: 9780814415030
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 177 p.)


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Jan 19, 2013

A very informative and entertaining book. A lot of helpful tips for a soon to be mom. Loved reading it!

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Jan 19, 2013

dutchgirl4 thinks this title is suitable for 18 years and over


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