The Mother Dance (Google eBook)
From the celebrated author of The Dance of Anger comes an extraordinary book about mothering and how it transforms us -- and all our relationships -- inside and out. Written from her dual perspective as a psychologist and a mother, Lerner brings us deeply personal tales that run the gamut from the hilarious to the heart-wrenching. From birth or adoption to the empty nest, The Mother Dance teaches the basic lessons of motherhood: that we are not in control of what happens to our children, that most of what we worry about doesn't happen, and that our children will love us with all our imperfections if we can do the same for them. Here is a gloriously witty and moving book about what it means to dance the mother dance.
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Review: The Mother Dance: How Children Change Your LifeUser Review - Linda - Goodreads
Interesting and thought-provoking insights into all the stages of motherhood. I enjoyed listening to this on tape; it gave me a lot to think about at my stage in life--children leaving the nest, the ... Read full review
Review: The Mother Dance: How Children Change Your LifeUser Review - Morgan - Goodreads
This is what I imagine it must be like to have a feminist psychologist cool aunt sit you down while pregnant and tell you "like it is". It's thoughtful and irreverent about parenting in a very 2nd ... Read full review
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Bringing the Baby Home
Enough Guilt for Now Thank You
Bens Earring and Other Power Struggles
How to Talk to Kids You Cant Talk To
Your Daughter Is Watching You
Raising a Manias Boy? Go for It
The Agony and the Glory
WHAT YOUR MOTHER NEVER TOLD
What Stepmothers Are Stepping Into
The Family Dance 211
The Empty NestHurrah?