Explores research into the idea that there are children who have the capacity to survive and thrive under any circumstances and those who are highly sensitive to their environment but, if properly nurtured, can survive and flourish.
An editor-in-chief of Yahoo Food presents a life-affirming memoir of her experiences with dual loss, recounting how she endured the end of her marriage and her mother's cancer diagnosis by reconnecting with her childhood home and preparing elaborate, nourishing meals.
The creator of the popular podcast, The Longest Shortest Time, provides inspirational and sometimes bizarre parenting tips and hacks that have actually worked for other desperate parents, including snorting like a pig to quiet a crying baby.
Explores identity and how modern society views fatherhood by revisiting the author's upbringing as a first-generation American born to Colombian parents in 1980s-90s Miami.
A full-length memoir based on the author's viral essay recounts a harrowing family event and how it reflected changes in beliefs and heightened fears that have transformed parenting in the course of a single generation.
Jessica Lahey counsels parents of school-aged children on how to overcome tendencies toward overprotectiveness and allow children to develop independence.
A Princeton University historian describes her post-retirement decision to study art, a venture that compelled her to find relevance in the undervalued masters she loves, the obstacles faced by women artists and the challenges of balancing art and life. $20,000 ad/promo.
An eye-opening exploration of how a child's playthings and physical surroundings affect their development reveals the surprising histories behind human-made elements in a child's landscape and how they influence a child's behavior, values and health.
Offers guidance for disciplining children consisting of an apprenticeship model, which focuses on teaching the art of self-control to children and trusting them to face consequences and adapt to moderate their own behavior.
An empowering, feminist assessment of the science and culture of pregnancy and early motherhood challenges popular assumptions while offering upbeat recommendations for navigating contradictions and organizing a healthy, personalized journey based on informed decisions.
Using dark humor, honesty and frankness, a woman recounts her experience with an unplanned pregnancy in her 20s and explores what it felt like to become a mother before she even felt like a grown-up.
A trial lawyer who has dealt with over 1,000 divorcing clients offers the wisdom he's gained throughout his career on how to maintain a lasting, fulfilling and loving relationship with your spouse.
Offers clear principles and practical advice on how to support your child throughout their education, describing what parents should look for in a curriculum, how to tell if a school is right for them, and what to do if it's not.