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Parenting Preschoolers with a Purpose: Caring for Your Kids Yourself

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From bed-wetting and eating to bath time and siblings, this guide helps parents foster rewarding relationships with their preschoolers through practical, creative solutions to sticky everyday situations. Imaginative and innovative approaches to 40 common challenges not only solve the immediate problems but also enhance the parent-child relationship, while 15 common issues ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published September 28th 2006 by Search Institute Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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Becki
May 18, 2018 rated it it was ok
This book on parenting revolves around "asset building." The first section covers what the assets are. There are a lot. The second part covers parental self-care. And the final section tackles a ton of common place preschooler situations and 5 tips (plus a couple of bonuses) on specifically how to handle each one.

The assets were overwhelming to me. To try to keep 40-some skills and characters traits and such to develop in my kids in my head all the time. Not going to happen. But I appreciate the
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Bethany
Feb 26, 2018 rated it liked it
I have mixed feelings. This is a good overview of what you may run into with a preschooler, but theory behind it is very limited and they provide 5 suggestions for each issue. I don’t disagree with anything per se, just didn’t seem comprehensive enough.
Jessica Czop
Jun 05, 2012 rated it it was ok
Shelves: non-fiction
Meh... no great revelations here. I have a few more preschool age, parenting books to read. Hopefully they will be better.
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