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Naptime Is the New Happy Hour: And Other Ways Toddlers Turn Your Life Upside Down
3.67
I reviewed this book here.

I really want to reiterate the language warning. As I said on my review, I have no problems with variations of darn and poop...more
Mar 26, 2008
Mar 27, 2008
 
Fresh Milk: The Secret Life of Breasts
3.73
An interesting look at breastfeeding in culture and experience. This is not your typical "how to" book and goes past comfort levels for some individua...more
Mar 06, 2008
Feb 09, 2008
 
The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers and Preschoolers:  Gentle Ways to Stop Bedtime Battles and Improve Your Child's Sleep
3.71
I found this book to be helpful and reassuring. Basically? All kids have sleep problems. It's not just my kid. And to get past and/or through your kid...more
Feb 13, 2008
Feb 01, 2008
 
The Sky Isn't Visible from Here: Scenes from a Life
3.76
The story, itself, was intriguing. Sad, yes. Or, rather, more than sad, brutally honest. I wasn't a total fan of the back-and-forth composition of the...more
Jan 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
Learning to Fly
4.09
The book was decent but there were too many points in general. I didn't like the parts when Lily wrote. It was not a great read for me.
Dec 31, 2008
Dec 29, 2008
 
Dear John
3.97
The only reason I didn't give this book five stars was because it was a bit drawn out in a few place. Other than that? I loved this book. I wanted thi...more
Feb 09, 2008
Jan 24, 2008
 
The Middle Place
3.84
I will post my official review of the book on January 9th over at the blog as I am reviewing it for MotherTalk.

In short: this is a must read book for...more
Jan 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
The Almost Moon
2.64
I am so annoyed that I finished this book. I should have given up. Granted, the writing itself was actually very good. But the story? And the way it w...more
Feb 18, 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
The No-Cry Potty Training Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Child Say Good-Bye to Diapers
3.54
While we are just getting into the implementation of this book, I have to just shout from the rooftops what a great resource this book is! It's a quic...more
Jan 31, 2007
Jan 25, 2008
 
The Abstinence Teacher
3.23
I was impressed with the writing of this author. However, I wasn't pleased with some of the stand-still action in the plot nor was I pleased with the...more
Jan 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
Great with Child: Letters to a Young Mother
4.15
This book makes me want to be a better mother and a better writer. I didn't want to put it down. I loved almost every word.

Couldn't recommend it enou...more
Mar 31, 2008
Feb 01, 2008
 
Nineteen Minutes
4.06
Probably my third favorite novel of all time. (Just behind Picoult's My Sister's Keeper.) I sobbed through the end of the book. It hit very close to h...more
Feb 29, 2008
Sep 03, 2007
 
The Other Daughter
3.70
While the storyline was interesting, the writing was very amateur. I was aggravated with some of the boring, unnecessary descriptions. I really just w...more
Jan 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
Forever Lily: An Unexpected Mother's Journey to Adoption in China
3.29
This book was really hard for me to read because of my close proximity to adoption. It was really, really hard and took the better half of the month.

T...more
Mar 25, 2008
Mar 09, 2008
 
The Ultimate Tea Diet: How Tea Can Boost Your Metabolism, Shrink Your Appetite, and Kick-Start Remarkable Weight Loss
3.42
Jan 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
A Summer Affair
3.57
Ending wrapped up too neatly and I didn't like that the characters went basically unpunished but... more on my blog next week.
Jul 11, 2008
Jul 11, 2008
 
Family Tree
3.48
What an interesting look at various issues in a fictional setting. Enjoyed it immensely.
Jun 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
Girl, Interrupted
3.86
Vastly different from the movie. And much, much better.
Jun 2008
Jan 06, 2008
 
Sundays at Tiffany's
3.69
Beautiful book. Loved every page. Full review coming next week.
Jun 15, 2008
Feb 09, 2008
 
The English American
3.24
I was sent this book for review. Check back later.
Jun 15, 2008
Mar 01, 2008
 
The No-Cry Discipline Solution: Gentle Ways to Encourage Good Behavior Without Whining, Tantrums & Tears
3.82
My A-1 book for discipline.
May 2008
Jun 15, 2008
 
Swimming Up the Sun: A Memoir of Adoption
3.81
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Jul 11, 2008
 
Screamfree Parenting: The Revolutionary Approach to Raising Your Kids by Keeping Your Cool
3.86
None
May 2008
Dec 28, 2007
 
The Other Mother
2.97
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Jul 11, 2008
 
Swimming Pool Sunday
3.19
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Jul 11, 2008
 
The No-Cry Sleep Solution: Gentle Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep Through the Night
3.47
None
Apr 2008
Feb 01, 2008
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