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Throwing out the notions of what makes a "super mom," the author zeroes in on what is really important to your children.
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Published December 12th 1989 by Fleming H. Revell Company (first published 1986)
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Rachel
Jan 04, 2011 Rachel rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
My Mom recommended this book, she read it when she was a young Mom.

This book reminded me of a lot of things I already know. Thankfully, I have been surrounded by many supportive Christian Moms who have loved me and accepted me just as I am- I have never felt pressure to be a Super-Mom and recognize my areas of weakness as well as my strengths. I have mourned for what I have lost not working out of the home anymore and have fully embraced being home with my kids (this took time). I want to live
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Elizabeth Meadows
This is a nice inspirational book that covers the seasons of motherhood as well as many different aspects of motherhood. My biggest take-away from this book is summarized in the last line of the book which says that what my kids need most in me as a Mom is me. I was reminded throughout the book to be an encourager to my children and to not be discouraged when everything doesn't go my way.
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Practical advice on mothering from a Christian perspective.
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Patricia H. Rushford, a long time author and speaker, has extensive experience in writing and has authored fifty books, both fiction and non-fiction with sales of over a million copies. In addition to having a nursing degree and masters in counseling, she is also an artist and quilter.

The Jennie McGrady Mysteries for young adults have sold well over 500,000 copies. Silent Witness won the Silver An
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