Certain to appeal to all parents—whether they are expecting or raising their first new addition, in-the-trenches veterans or empty-nesters—this delightful Chicken Soup book offers a collection of inspiring and entertaining stories that relate to the triumphs, tribulations, challenges, and joys of raising a family. Chapters include: 'The Joys of Parenting,' 'A Mother's Love,' 'A Father's Love,' 'Special Connections,' 'Special Moments,' 'Insights and Lessons,' 'Overcoming Obstacles,' 'Surviving Loss,' 'Across the Generations,' and 'Letting Go.' With contributions from celebrity and 'ordinary' parents alike, each story speaks to the range of emotions and experiences of all types of parents—single parents, foster parents, parents of adopted children, or part of a two-parent family with biological children. By sharing the personal experiences of others, this book will offer inspiration and advice to parents going through a difficult time, provide reassurance to those who worry that they're not living up to the Supermom or Superdad ideal, and share a wealth of experiences that show why being a parent is such a worthwhile and rewarding vocation. This book is a must-read for any parent or parent-to-be!
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Raymond Aaron is a high-energy and captivating professional speaker. In 2006 alone, he delivered over 200 speeches around the world. In 1996, Aaron created The Monthly Mentor, a home study mentoring program that now boasts thousands of members worldwide. In addition to writing several books on real estate and mentoring, Aaron is the coauthor of the bestselling book Chicken Soup for the Canadian Soul and the New York Times bestseller Chicken Soup for the Parent’s Soul.
Jack Canfield, author and co-creator of the beloved Chicken Soup for the Soul series, has been empowering entrepreneurs and soothing sick souls for more than thirty years through both his New York Times bestselling books and his formulas for success. Jack, “America’s #1 Success Coach,” holds the Guinness Book world records for the largest book signing ever (Chicken Soup for the Kid’s Soul) and for simultaneously having seven books on the New York Times Bestseller list.
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