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The Tao Of Mom

Author : Taro Gold
ISBN : 9780740787430
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Best-selling author Taro Gold's creation, The Tao of Mom, is a rare jewel of a gift book celebrating the timeless theme of motherhood with a daily dose of motherly wisdom. In The Tao of Mom, author Taro Gold shares with us 365 rare and insightful quotations from mother figures around the world, revealing on each page the wisdom, courage, and compassion that define motherhood. "Tao" is a Chinese word meaning "way" or "path." The Tao of Mom, then, is literally The Way of Mothers. Many of the women celebrated in The Tao of Mom are well-known, while some are not; many hail from the West, yet all impart distinctly Eastern sensibilities. To further enrich our journey into the thoughts of each motherly figure, background details are included about each woman, such as Rosa Parks, mother of the modern civil rights movement; Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of the democratic movement in Myanmar; Maria Montessori, Italian educational reformer; and Abhirupa-Nanda, Indian poet-to name only a few. Lavishly illustrated, this gem of a book is for you to give to the moms in your life, for moms to give to you, for everyone to give to dads (as a loving reminder of how wise moms can be), and of course for you to give to yourself. The Tao of Mom is for everyone in need of a daily dose of motherly wisdom, inspiration, and comfort.
Category: Family & Relationships

The Tao Of Dad

Author : Taro Gold
ISBN : 9780740787850
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 44.18 MB
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The Tao of Dad celebrates the nobility and courage of men-the leaders, the thinkers, the teachers, and the soldiers-who shape our world today. Real words about real life show us how we can be wiser and happier, when we open our hearts and minds. -Taro Gold, The Tao of Dad Author Taro Gold's life has been enriched by the guidance and comradeship of many great dads-from his father and stepfather to his grandpa-and great-grandpa. The Tao of Dad is a fountain of insightful gems inspired by these men and many more dads around the world and across the ages. Illustrated with bold and stunning watercolor art, this compendium of wise words offers important lessons and hope-filled visions from both Eastern and Westerndads. * Physical force is temporary, as the body is transitory. But spiritual power is permanent, as the spirit is everlasting. --Mahatma Gandhi * Peace, like charity, begins at home. --Franklin D. Roosevelt * A day without laughter is a day wasted. --Grandpa The Chinese word tao means "way" and implies "teachings" or "wisdom," making The Tao of Dad the way to great, wise fathers. With more than 400 uplifting and thought-provoking quotes with Eastern sensibilities, The Tao of Dad will remind readers of the cherished moments, important lessons, and forward-looking visions that they have shared with the dads in their lives.
Category: Family & Relationships

The Tao Of Poop

Author : Vivian Elisabeth Glyck
ISBN : 1590302877
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Based on the author's own experience as a mother late in life, an indispensable guide explores the challenges a parent can face during the first years of a child's life, highlighting the valuable life lesson that can be drawn from each predicament.
Category: Family & Relationships

Invasian

Author : Marjorie Beggs
ISBN : UOM:39015051810938
Genre : Asian American teenage girls
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Collection of stories, poems, and memoirs written by modern Asian girls growing up in America.
Category: Asian American teenage girls

Mr Mom

Author : Carole Mortimer
ISBN : 0373201362
Genre : Fiction
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Mr. Mom by Carole Mortimer\Sharon Brondos\Dallas Schulze released on Apr 24, 1997 is available now for purchase.
Category: Fiction

The Tao Of Life Stories

Author : Xin Li
ISBN : UCSC:32106018493244
Genre : History
File Size : 74.93 MB
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The Tao of Life Stories explores curriculum as lifelong learning through Chinese women immigrants' cross-cultural experiences. In answer to Walt Whitman's call for strangers to speak, this book creates an extraordinary voice through its stories, poetry, and artistry. The multicultural and global context of the new millennium challenges teachers to better our understanding of differences at personal, professional, and conceptual levels. Do we all, teachers and students alike, bring unique experiences to our classrooms? How do we acknowledge and learn from our experiences across cultural borders? Philosophically, practically, vicariously, and artistically, this book promises to engage the reader in a postmodern cross-cultural and global education.
Category: History

Mom Dad Are You Listening

Author : Sonny Elliott
ISBN : 0964889552
Genre : Family & Relationships
File Size : 64.37 MB
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You may think you listen to what your children are saying, but do you really? Do you have the tools and know how to help your children be open with you? Learning to listen is your key to building trust and respect among all family members. Follow Sonny as he takes you on a journey of self-discovery and enlightenment, and let him teach you how to hear what your children are really saying. Mom, Dad Are You Listening? shows you how to begin making "The Family Connection" today.
Category: Family & Relationships

Tao

Author : Shan-Hsi Huang
ISBN : UCAL:C3405032
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Living Wabi Sabi

Author : Taro Gold
ISBN : 0740792938
Genre : Religion
File Size : 81.81 MB
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Taro Gold inspires and enlightens with Living Wabi Sabi: The True Beauty of Your Life. A blend of Eastern wisdom, feng shui, and the movement toward simplicity, Wabi Sabi is a Japanese expression meaning "wisdom in natural simplicity." Wabi Sabi helps us to see the beauty in imperfection, to discover that our unique flaws also can lead us to our greatest strengths and treasures. No one is perfect – in fact, we all are perfectly imperfect. That is the paradoxical first lesson shared by Taro Gold in Living Wabi Sabi: The True Beauty of Your Life. What is Wabi Sabi? A universal ideal of beauty, Wabi Sabi celebrates the basic, the unique, and the imperfect parts of our lives. Wabi Sabi is the comfortable joy you felt as a child, happily singing off key, creatively coloring outside the lines, and mispronouncing words with gusto. On a deeper level, Wabi Sabi is the profound awareness of our oneness with all life and the environment. It includes a deep awareness of the choices we make each day, the power we have to accept or reject each moment of our lives, and to find value in every experience. Appreciate this and every moment, no matter how imperfect, for this moment is your life. When you reject this moment, you reject your life. You don't have to settle for this moment, you are free to steer a different course, but for now, this moment is yours, so be mindful to make the most of it." Living Wabi Sabi: The True Beauty of Your Life leads us to discover the true beauty of our lives, to know true joy here and now, to reveal the most powerfully positive sides of imperfection. Illustrated with stunning yet simple watercolor art, Living Wabi Sabi: The True Beauty of Your Life is a beautiful keepsake that is sure to become a beloved resource for wisdom in the joy of living.
Category: Religion

East West Journal

Author :
ISBN : UCSC:32106009900058
Genre : Alternative medicine
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Category: Alternative medicine

My Mother Before Me

Author : Julie Kettle Gundlach
ISBN : 0942637526
Genre : Mothers
File Size : 84.42 MB
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More than eighty candid interviews shed light on the relationship between mothers and daughters, discussing each woman's life, roles, opinions, beliefs, aspirations, and history
Category: Mothers

Tao

Author :
ISBN : CHI:62495469
Genre : Atmospheric physics
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Category: Atmospheric physics

Open Your Mind Open Your Life

Author : Taro Gold
ISBN : 9780740793455
Genre : Self-Help
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"This book will enlighten and ennoble the reader." --Arun Gandhi, Gandhi Institute director and grandson of Mahatma Gandhi Open Your Mind, Open Your Life encourages and uplifts readers with more than 300 inspiring guideposts based on the timeless wisdom of Eastern thought. It's filled with sage advice on opening life to its inherent joy, including: * Master your past in the present, or the past will master your future. * Instead of putting others in their place, put yourself in theirs. * True happiness in life is found always within. * As water carves through stone, those who persevere will win. * Turn your face to the sun and shadows will only fall behind you. Open Your Mind, Open Your Life is richly illustrated with exquisite Far East-inspired patterns and original watercolor art. The book also includes profiles of great Buddhist and Eastern thinkers such as Nichiren, Lao-tzu, Confucius, and Mahatma Gandhi.
Category: Self-Help

The Tao Of Applescript

Author : Derrick Schneider
ISBN : 1568301154
Genre : Computers
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A succinct and friendly introduction to the AppleScript language. It is ideal for those who wish to customize applications, automate tedious tasks, or create a program without having to learn a programming language. From novice to scriptmaster, this helps the user discover this scripting language and obtain better control of their Macintosh.
Category: Computers

Whale Talk

Author : Chris Crutcher
ISBN : 0061968536
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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“A truly exceptional book.”—Washington Post There's bad news and good news about the Cutter High School swim team. The bad news is that they don't have a pool. The good news is that only one of them can swim anyway. Bestselling author Chris Crutcher’s controversial and acclaimed novel follows a group of outcasts as they take on inequality and injustice in their high school. "Crutcher's superior gifts as a storyteller and his background as a working therapist combine to make magic in Whale Talk. The thread of truth in his fiction reminds us that heroes can come in any shape, color, ability or size, and friendship can bridge nearly any divide.”—Washington Post T.J. Jones hates the blatant preferential treatment jocks receive at his high school, and the reverence paid to the varsity lettermen. When he sees a member of the wrestling team threatening an underclassman, T.J. decides he’s had enough. He recruits some of the biggest misfits at Cutter High to form a swim team. They may not have very much talent, but the All-Night Mermen prove to be way more than T.J. anticipated. As the unlikely athletes move closer to their goal, these new friends might learn that the journey is worth more than the reward. For fans of Andrew Smith and Marieke Nijkamp. "Crutcher offers an unusual yet resonant mixture of black comedy and tragedy that lays bare the superficiality of the high-school scene. The book's shocking climax will force readers to re-examine their own values and may cause them to alter their perception of individuals pegged as 'losers.'"—Publishers Weekly An American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age Features a new afterword by Chris Crutcher
Category: Young Adult Fiction

The Advocate

Author :
ISBN : UCSC:32106017689651
Genre : AIDS (Disease)
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Category: AIDS (Disease)