12 Simple Secrets Real Moms Know: Getting Back to Basics and Raising Happy Kids

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Wiley, Mar 24, 2006 - Family & Relationships - 288 pages
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Best-selling parenting guru Michele Borba, the mother of three, has surveyed 5,000 mothers for their experience and wisdom in raising happier, more confident kids by returning to a more natural, authentic kind of mothering. She shares 12 top secrets of successful moms culled from her research and shows how to apply them to your family. You'll learn how to...· Apply the 12 essential principles that child experts and 5,000 parents say matter most in good mothering· Raise children with confidence, resilience, and character· Create a customized mothering plan and use it so it leads to success with your child· Cut the guilt and reduce the stress by sticking to what really counts in parenting good kids today· Discover simple ways to make big differences in your family's life

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Review: 12 Simple Secrets Real Moms Know: Getting Back to Basics and Raising Happy Kids

User Review  - Rebekah Sheppard - Goodreads

Excellent direction on how to focus on your child(ren) and filter out what may be good, but the not best, for them and you. Read full review

Review: 12 Simple Secrets Real Moms Know: Getting Back to Basics and Raising Happy Kids

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

I don't think anything in this book is particulary new. It's a lot of common sense, but sometimes we need helpful reminders to be more thoughtful and mindful about what we do with our children and how ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Michele Borba, Ed.D., recipient of the National Educator Award, is the author of Nobody Likes Me, Everybody Hates Me; Don't Give Me That Attitude!; No More Misbehavin'; Parents Do Make a Difference; and Building Moral Intelligence, all from Jossey-Bass. She appears regularly on talk shows, including the Today show, The View, and The Early Show. Visit her on the Web at www.micheleborba.com.

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