Everything Grows with Love

Beautiful Words, Inspiring Thoughts A Gift of Love… ...in words that encourage, inspire, affirm, and lift up, in quotes and sayings and private thoughts that put a bloom in the heart of the reader. A Gift of Beauty… ...in hand-lettering and calligraphy, in paper-cuts and colorful collages, in drawings and prints—and in the joy found on every page. Relish life, love, and friendship—and share it with everyone you love. Created by the e...

Families: A Social Class Perspective

This book focuses on the impact of economic systems and social class on the organization of family life. Since the most vital function of the family is the survival of its members, the author give primacy to the economic system in structuring the broad parameters of family life. She explains how the economy shapes the prospects families have for earning a decent living by determining the location, nature, and pay associated with work.

1-2-3 Parenting with Heart, 3rd Edition

Based on the bestselling parenting book, 1-2-3 Magic, and adapted for a Christian lifestyle In 1-2-3 Parenting with Heart, Dr. Thomas W. Phelan and pastor Chris Webb teach Christian parents to take charge while refraining from yelling, leading to better behaved children, happier parents, and a more peaceful home environment. Complete with relevant Bible verses, explanations, and exercises, this guide allows you to get back in charge ...

Making Babies, Making Families

Thanks to new reproductive technologies and new ways of forming families, the world of parenting is opening up as never before. What defines a legal family? Should there be any restrictions on buying and selling eggs and sperm, or hiring "surrogate mothers"? How many parents can a child have? While there's no going back to the traditional family, Mary Lyndon Shanley shows us that we don't have to live in moral chaos. She offers a new...

Fertility Demystified: A Self-Teaching Guide

Eat for health, for healing, for life Can something as delicious as Sesame Salmon Roulades really help increase your chances for conception? Every day, believe it or not, medical researchers are making surprising discoveries about the link between diet and infertility--and Healing Gourmet is dedicated to bringing the latest scientific breakthroughs into your kitchen. With this complete nutrition guide, you'll learn how to increase ov...

Babies for Sale?

Transnational surrogacy parenthood is on the rise. For example, in the United States, the practice has been legalized in several states, while in India state sponsored “medical tourism” has established nearly three thousand surrogacy clinics. Globalization, new reproductive technologies, and rising infertility rates are combining to produce a quiet revolution in social ethics and the nature of parenting. Whereas much of the current s...

J'arrête de ramollir ! - 21 matins pour changer

Vous avez décidé de sortir de votre train-train qui vous fait sentir vieux avant l'âge, de devenir plus actif, plus performant et de vous occuper de vous dans votre intégralité ? Vous avez le bon outil entre les mains. L'objectif de ce livre est d'offrir un coaching en 21 jours qui mêle le mental au physique pour se réconcilier avec son corps, le chouchouter mais aussi le bousculer pour retrouver tonus et vitalité. Barbara Meyer, pro...

Parent-Child Relations

Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134290054. This life-span approach to parent-child relations gives students a comprehensive, contemporary look at theories, research, andtechniques withinhistorical and cultural contexts. It covers every stage of development, including older parents and their adult chil...

The Spectrum of Family Caregiving for Adults and Elders with Chronic Illness

The vast majority of care provided to adults and elders with chronic illness is given in the home, most often by family members. The caregiver's role is daunting; caregiving is often referred to as a 'career,' requiring long hours and arduous tasks. Primary caregivers show higher rates of morbidity and mortality, and caregiving is a major source of stress and burden to caregiving families. Presently, very little support is available ...

Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, 3 edition

One hundred and ten years ago, Maria Montessori, the first female physician in Italy, devised a very different method of educating children, based on her observations of how they naturally learn. In Montessori, Angeline Stoll Lillard shows that science has finally caught up with Maria Montessori. Lillard presents the research behind nine insights that are foundations of Montessori education, describing how each of these insights is a...