Tag Archives: life

Boy Meets Depression: Or Life Sucks and Then You Live

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“Kevin Breel writes and talks about things that most people don’t discuss.  He has lived through darkness and now he’s using his unique voice to bring light and hope to people in pain.  I am proud to call Kevin my friend, and as he continues to do this important work, I will be cheering him on.” –Jamie Tworkowski, Founder of ...

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The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss

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#1 New York Times Bestseller A touching and intimate correspondence between Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, offering timeless wisdom and a revealing glimpse into their lives Though Anderson Cooper has always considered himself close to his mother, his intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS affords him little time to spend with her. After she ...

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This Is a Book for Parents of Gay Kids: A Question & Answer Guide to Everyday Life

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Written in an accessible Q&A format, here, finally, is the go-to resource for parents hoping to understand and communicate with their gay child. Through their LGBTQ-oriented site, the authors are uniquely experienced to answer parents’ many questions and share insight and guidance on both emotional and practical topics. Filled with real-life experiences from gay kids and parents, this is the ...

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Hungry Heart: Adventures in Life, Love, and Writing

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“I’m mad Jennifer Weiner’s first book of essays is as wonderful as her fiction. You will love this book and wish she was your friend.” —Mindy Kaling, author of Why Not Me? “A fiercely funny, powerfully smart, and remarkably brave book. I was spellbound from the first page to the last.” —Cheryl Strayed, author of Wild “Generous, entertaining…this memoir will ...

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The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family’s Life with Art and Creativity–Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8

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Bring out your children’s creativity and imagination with more than 60 kids’ art activities from the creator of www.ArtfulParent.com.  Art making is a wonderfully fun way for young children to tap into their imagination, deepen their creativity, and explore new materials, all while strengthening their fine motor skills and developing self-confidence. The Artful Parent has all the tools and information you need ...

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Father to Daughter, Revised Edition: Life Lessons on Raising a Girl

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Warm and fuzzy, anchored in values, and filled with simple words of wisdom, this beloved, bestselling book for parents speak to the important business of raising daughters, and distill their timeless lessons into one nugget of wisdom per page―some lighthearted, some serious, some practical, and some intangible, and all supported by a strong moral backbone. Freshly updated, the book begins ...

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Be the Dad She Needs You to Be: The Indelible Imprint a Father Leaves on His Daughter’s Life

A call to dads to step up to the plate to become the loving, actively engaged father that a daughter needs for life and relational success. The relationship that matters most to your daughter isn’t the one with her mother―it’s the one with you, Dad. Her self-esteem, choices, behavior, character, and even her ideas about or choice of a marriage ...

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12 Huge Mistakes Parents Can Avoid: Leading Your Kids to Succeed in Life

You’re deeply committed to helping your kids succeed. But you’re concerned―why are so many graduates unprepared to enter the workforce and face life on their own? You’re doing your best to raise healthy children, but sometimes you wonder, am I really helping them?Tim Elmore shows you how to avoid twelve critical mistakes parents unintentionally make. He outlines practical and effective ...

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The Parents’ Guide to Boys: Help Your Son Get the Most Out of School and Life

AMAZON BESTSELLER IN PARENTING! How often, as a parent, have you said, “I wish there was an instruction manual”? Abigail Norfleet James’ experience in the classroom, at home as the mother of a son, and throughout her life as a learner and teacher seeking the best approach to helping kids learn, tells her that parents want to give their children ...

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The Gutsy Girl: Escapades for Your Life of Epic Adventure

From a real-life derring-do woman, exhilarating stories, activities, and tips to inspire girls to pursue a life of adventure and excitement. Why should girls miss out on the joy of adventure? They can jump off rocks, swing on ropes, and climb trees just as well as boys can. But girls often allow fear to stand in their way. In The ...

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