The Baby Book
Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two
Paperback ISBN: 0316198269
The classic guide of the post-Dr. Spock generation has been revised to include the latest information on virtually every aspect of infant and baby care. THE BABY BOOK is unrivaled in its scope and authority, and presents a practical, contemporary approach to parenting that reflects the way we live today. Focusing on the essential needs of babies--eating, sleeping, development, health, and comfort--it addresses the questions of greatest concern to parents. The Searses acknowledge that there is no one way to parent a baby, and they offer the basic guidance and inspiration you need to develop the parenting style that best suits you and your child. THE BABY BOOK is a rich and invaluable resource that will help you get the most out of parenting--for your child, for yourself, and for your entire family.
My Very Own Story from Pre-Natal to Pre-School
Hardcover ISBN: 0969920377
The same best-selling record book is now in a square-back binding that still lies flat. This year, more than 4 million babies will be born in the United States and Canada. Each baby is special and has a unique story to tell. Baby Chronicles helps parents record and remember the story of their baby's development. It is designed to become a keepsake the family will cherish, and refer to, for years to come. The Baby Chronicles story starts at conception and continues through Baby's first milestones. This beautiful, yet practical approach to the early years comes complete with: - checklists - a growth chart - room for sonograms - a medical history page - hand and foot prints - a letters to Baby page - a baby teeth chart - a family tree and photos - a sleeve for extra storage and more. The book combines flexible wiro binding with an attractive, sturdy hardcover. The binding allows the book to expand to hold cards, photos and other precious mementos. Baby Chronicles makes a wonderful gift and an everlasting keepsake for both parent and child. Previous versions of Baby Chronicles have developed a strong franchise for the book. Feedback tells us that Baby Chronicles is fulfilling a need previously unmet. To quote: "I can't wait until the day my child is old enough to appreciate this biography... I wish I could look back at a book like this of myself."
Baby Day by Day
Hardcover ISBN: 0756689856
Using a unique chronological structure that helps parents navigate baby's first 365 days, Baby Day by Day provides new parents with everything they need to know about looking after their child, from birth to twelve months. Written by a panel of pediatricians, child psychologists, nutritionists, and complementary medicine experts, Baby Day by Day provides an unbiased approach to baby care that gives the pros and cons of various approaches, including sleep training, managing crying, and breastfeeding issues. Providing answers to common queries and baby dilemmas, suggestions for age-appropriate games and developmentally stimulating things to do with your baby, as well as a comprehensive health section discussing common childhood ailments, Baby Day by Day also looks at the most recent discoveries about how babies' minds work and how parents can use these insights to guide their child's development.
The Baby Food Bible
A Complete Guide to Feeding Your Child, from Infancy on
1st Edition Paperback ISBN: 0345500857
The author of the best-selling Eat Well, Lose Weight shows parents how they can do their part in preventing the onset of childhood obesity by feeding children properly from the beginning, explaining how to create a balanced diet for infants, introduce table foods, and deal with food allergies, in a guide that includes helpful recipes and resources. Original. 15,000 first printing.
Baby Knows Best
Raising a Confident and Resourceful Child, the RIE Way
Paperback ISBN: 0316219193
"Raise self-confident, self-reliant children using the RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers) Approach. Your baby knows more than you think. That's the heart of the principles and teachings of Magda Gerber, founder of RIE (Resources for Infant Educarers),and Educaring. BABY KNOWS BEST is based on Gerber's belief in babies' natural abilities to develop at their own pace, without coaxing from helicoptering or hovering parents. The Educaring Approach helps parents see their infants as competent people with a growing ability to communicate, problem-solve, and self-soothe. BABY KNOWS BEST is a comprehensive resource that shows parents how to respond to their babies' cues and signals; how to develop healthy sleep habits; why babies need uninterrupted playtime; and how to set clear, consistent limits. The result? More relaxed parents and more confident, self-reliant children"--
The Naked Truth About the First Year of Mommyhood
Paperback ISBN: 0452287197
The former host of the popular MTV dating show, Singled Out, presents in a follow-up to Belly Laughs the lighter side of parenthood's first year, from postpartum embarrassment and baby diapers to sleep deprivation and grandparent eccentricity. Reprint. 200,000 first printing.
Paperback ISBN: 0756602467
"BABY MASSAGE offers safe and easy to learn massage techniques that reinforce bonding and all around well being of babies. Step by step photos show simple methods to soothe fretful babies, help them to sleep, and easy the pain of colic and teething. Massage is proven to enhance babies' and toddler's brain development. Step by step pictures show just how easy it is to learn. Authors Dr. Alan Heath and pediatric nurse Nicki Bainbridge developed these techniques at their successful sleep and crying clinics in London."
Baby Meets World
Suck, Smile, Touch, Toddle: A Journey Through Infancy
Paperback ISBN: 1250044812
Draws on multiple disciplines to offer insight into how babies experience the world, organizing entries under four fundamental activities including sucking, smiling, touching and toddling to explain such topics as infant humor, baby-rearing stigmas and the reasons why many recommended practices are not natural for everyone. 20,000 first printing.
Brain-Building Games Your Baby Will Love
Paperback ISBN: 0553380303
Draws on the latest research in infant brain development to offer techniques parents can use to foster learning, explaining how behaviors that are natural for babies can be built upon to nurture language, reading, memory, and creative skills. Original.