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The 7 Stages of Motherhood free pdf This refreshingly candid parenting book puts mothers--not children--center stage. Ann Pleshette Murphy provides a reassuring, wise, and often wildly funny mix of anecdotes and advice as she describes the seismic shifts in women's lives and identities from pregnancy through a child's graduation. She draws on countless conversations with mothers and with child development experts she has met as the parenting contributor to "Good Morning America" and as the former editor-in-chief of "Parents" magazine. The mother of two, Murphy freely shares her own trials and errors in stories that will have readers laughing in relief and recognition. Written with wit, warmth, and unfailing empathy, "The 7 Stages of Motherhood "is an exuberant and indispensable guide to making the most of motherhood. Words of Wisdom for Every Stage of Motherhood _ Forget the "mothering comes naturally" myth: "And don't be afraid to ask for help "_ Avoid keeping up with the Joneses: Give your kids what they need, not everything they want. _Know whenyou're in the wrong movie: "Don't try to cast your kids in a remake of your childhood. "_Give yourself credit for finding Lego Man's hair: "Little acts of caring matter more to your kids than getting through your to-do list "_ Be a mother, not Mother Teresa: " When you neglect your own needs, you shortchange your kids"

About Ann Pleshette Murphy

Ann Pleshette Murphy has been Good Morning America's on-air parenting expert since 1998. A highly sought-after speaker, she was for ten years the editor-in-chief of Parents magazine. She writes a parenting column "for USA Weekend" and serves on the board of Zero to Three, the leading national organization dedicated to the well-being of infants and toddlers. She resides in New York City with her husband and two children.

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Author : Ann Pleshette Murphy
Publisher : Anchor Books
Data Published : 11 April 2006
ISBN : 0375706356
EAN : 9780375706356
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 272 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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