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The Wisdom of Moms: Love and Lessons From the Animal Kingdom

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There is so much we can learn about motherhood from the animal kingdom. We can learn how to be the strong role model your child needs, like the snow leopard that teaches her children to survive and thrive on dangerous mountain slopes; to be as resilient as the hardworking sea otter mom; and to serve your community like the pika. This is a beautiful tribute to Mom, full of ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published March 28th 2017 by National Geographic
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Meg - A Bookish Affair
May 11, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2017, animals, non-fiction
This review is a two-for for both Amazing Dads and The Wisdom of Moms by Bridget Hamilton. Both books are gorgeous and filled with pictures of animals and their babies (could there be anything more adorable?). The books intersperses fun facts about animal parents and their young. It is amazing how much we humans have in common with our animal friends.

The pictures are stunning but would you really expect anything less than that from National Geographic. I love how both books capture a wide
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Stephanie
May 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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I have always looked to nature in order to ground myself and find the simplest way of doing things. Since becoming a mother, I have often thought about how mothers in the animal kingdom have approached challenges with their young ones. The Wisdom of Moms captures these moments with stunning photography of animal mothers and children courtesy of talented photographers at National Geographic. The vivid photography is paired with inspirational quotes of life, love and motherhood, facts about the ...more
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Lovely photography and sweet words of wisdom highlight this gift book to mothers.
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