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 »

Kids are TURDS by Jenny Schoberl

Kids are TURDS: Brutally Honest Humor for the Pooped-Out Parent by Jenny Schoberl (author of the Holdin’ Holden blog) Stars: ***1/2 Skyhorse Publishing (2016) Parenting Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary:  When do you know for sure that you’ve become a… Read More »

Parents Rising by Arlene Pellicane

Parents Rising: 8 Strategies For Raising Kids Who Love God, Respect Authority, and Value What’s Right by Arlene Pellicane Stars: ***** Moody Publishers (2018) Parenting 164 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary:  Do you feel like you’re fighting a losing… Read More »

Quick Tips for Busy Families by Jay Payleitner

Quick Tips for Busy Families: Sneaky Strategies for Raising Great Kids by Jay Payleitner Disclosure: I received this book in exchange for a review. Affiliate links are included in the post. Stars: **** Bethany House (2017) Parenting/Christian 237 pages Summary: Believe it or not, your kids are counting on you to unshackle them from their… Read More »

Please Listen Up, Parents by Cameron, Grace and Lexi Colan

Please Listen Up, Parents: 12 Secrets YOUR Kids Want YOU to Know by Cameron, Grace and Lexi Colan ***** Corner Stone Leadership Institute (2015) Parenting 94 pages Summary: We think something is missing in all the talk about parenting: our perspective. As kids, we think we have something to contribute to the conversation. We have… Read More »

What You Can Learn From Your Teenager

Stars: ***** Subtitle: Lessons in Parenting and Personal Growth Author: Jean-Pierre Kallanian M.Ed. 2014 175 pages I received this book for review. All opinions are honest. “What You Can Learn from Your Teenager challenges the overplayed and unjust stereotypes of teenagers being angry, moody, manipulative, and defiant. Rather it encourages parents to look at their… Read More »