Things I Want My Daughters To Know

Author : Alexandra Stoddard
ISBN : 9780061873010
Genre : Self-Help
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Thus Alexandra Stoddard introduces this book of simple, profound truths for joyful living. Stoddard, a mother, grandmother, and noted author on personal fulfillment, offers new ways to nurture ourselves, celebrate life's joys, and grow through its challenges. By turns wise ("Give anonymously"), controversial ("Unplug technology with no apologies"), affirming ("Tell yourself you have done nothing wrong"), and humorous ("When you discover something you love, stock up"), these are insights from a woman who has truly lived and learned—and found happiness along the way.
Category: Self-Help

Between The Covers

Author : Margo Hammond
ISBN : 9780786727001
Genre : Literary Collections
File Size : 78.42 MB
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With wit and wisdom, the bibliophile's Ebert & Roeper recommend more than 600 books based on what women care about most. Between the Covers is organized around their wide-ranging curiosity—about themselves, friends and family, the larger world—and their concerns, from health to sex to managing their finances. With such sections as “Babes We Love” (Role Models Real and Imagined), “The Babe Inside” (Focusing on Body and Soul), and “Love, Sex & Second Chances,” this unique collection of fiction and nonfiction reflects how women really read.
Category: Literary Collections

Choosing Happiness

Author : Alexandra Stoddard
ISBN : 0061982911
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 62.32 MB
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Based on her more than thirty years as a noted thinker and speaker on personal contentment, Alexandra Stoddard shares what she has learned about the small but significant changes you can make to be happier day by day. A fun first step: quickly write down ten words that define who you are—perhaps beaches, family, food, home—and what else? This and dozens of other inventive ideas will help you pursue happiness wisely and well. In challenging times, it is easy to question whether happiness is a choice. Alexandra Stoddard affirms that not only is it possible to choose happiness but that happiness is the best choice we can make. It is the "first principle" of life that unites humankind because it is what we all desire. Happiness lies in the passions we pursue and in the pressures we decline. It is in knowing how to work and when to play. It is in the treasured objects we keep nearby and in the ordinary moments we elevate into small celebrations. It is in the note we write to a friend and the kindness we show a stranger. Happiness is what you make it, where you make it. Happiness is our best choice.
Category: Self-Help

The Whole Life Adoption Book

Author : Thomas Atwood
ISBN : 9781617472442
Genre : Religion
File Size : 23.5 MB
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Authors Jayne E. Schooler and Thomas C. Atwood share insights into every aspect of adoption. This powerful resource addresses the needs and concerns facing adoptive parents, while offering encouragement for the journey ahead.
Category: Religion

Choosing Single Motherhood

Author : Mikki Morrissette
ISBN : 9780977204205
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 58.89 MB
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"Choosing Single Motherhood is the first comprehensive resource book available for women who have chosen, or are thinking of choosing, single motherhood. Based on extensive research, advice from child experts and family therapists, and conversations with more than one hundred “thinkers' and single mothers, this book funnels twenty-five years of hindsight into up-to-date insight on all aspects of the Choice Motherhood movement Every year thousands of professional, unmarried women debate whether to have a child; this book gives them the tools to make and responsibly execute that decision. From how to answer a child's “daddy” questions to the pros and cons of using a known donor to how the children of pioneering Choice Moms feel about the lifestyle, this book is the one resource needed by every woman who makes this decision."
Category: Family & Relationships

The Loss Of A Life Partner

Author : Carolyn Ambler Walter
ISBN : 9780231529341
Genre : Social Science
File Size : 69.60 MB
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-- Social Work Today
Category: Social Science

The College Buzz Book

Author : Carolyn C. Wise
ISBN : 9781581314373
Genre : Study Aids
File Size : 39.68 MB
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A guide to the nation's colleges publishes extensive surveys--all written by current or past students--from over three hundred educational institutions, covering admission, academics, quality of life, social life, and employment prospects.
Category: Study Aids

Ant Man Vol 1

Author : Nick Spencer
ISBN : 9781302480806
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
File Size : 61.30 MB
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Scott Lang has never exactly been the world's best super hero. Heck, most people don't even think he's been the best Ant-Man! And the last guy invented Ultron and joined the Masters of Evil, so that's saying something. But when Iron Man calls with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, Scott's going to get a second chance to be the hero he's always dreamed of becoming! Then, Scott faces off against his old foe the Taskmaster, but who is the mystery villain pulling the strings? And when Ant-Man needs to pull off an impossible break-in, he assembles a new gang...of criminals! Because that's what heroes do, I guess. Sure, he's been to prison, had a messy divorce and, dead for a while there. But this time is different! This time nothing is gonna stop the astonishing Ant-Man! Collecting Ant-Man (2015) #1-5.
Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

The Empty Nest

Author : Celia Dodd
ISBN : 9780748118458
Genre : Self-Help
File Size : 52.54 MB
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More than half a million parents confront the empty nest for the first time each year. It is one of the most challenging phases of parenting, often creating feelings of loss, lack of purpose and crisis of identity which can lead to depression. Yet it receives little recognition. And contrary to popular opinion it doesn't only affect women who've put their careers on hold: working mothers and fathers suffer too. Equally, it can be a period of liberation and discovery of new challenges, when marriages long overstressed by childcare can be rejuvenated. The book will include plenty of people's experiences; expert comment and advice; and there will be a practical strand full of ideas, inspiration, tips etc. There will be a strong focus on the positive as well as how to handle the changing relationship with your children to ensure a fulfilling and good relationship going forward, an area of parenting often ignored.
Category: Self-Help

101 Questions And Answers On Catholic Married Life

Author : Catherine A. Johnston
ISBN : 1616431539
File Size : 78.10 MB
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Examines marriage as lived in the context of the Catholic community, which supports the couple spiritually, emotionally, and in many other ways.
Category: RELIGION