What No One Tells the Mom

What No One Tells the Mom

Surviving the Early Years of Parenthood With your Sanity, your Sex Life, and your Sense of Humor Intact

Book - 2005
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Penguin Putnam
For women who are convinced that "postpartum" is Latin for "the good times are over," What No One Tells the Mom is a lifeline to hope and happiness. Marg Stark-using her own hard-earned wisdom along with advice from real parents and a range of experts-offers coping strategies for the first five, most turbulent years of motherhood.

New moms will learn how to:

- Resist the Supermom myth
- Bring the zing! back to the bedroom
- Surprising ideas for taming tempers and raging hormones
- Bring some calm to household chaos
- Stay-at-home or back-to-work: how to make it work
- Tricks and tips for training Dad and not killing him in the process
- Stamp out stress and savor time with their new family

A sanity-saving book filled with wit and wisdom, What No One Tells the Mom is the next best thing to having girlfriends, sex experts, and communication gurus on speed dial through this challenging, but ultimately rewarding, time.

Baker & Taylor
A survival guide for mothers draws on the author's own hard-won wisdom, as well as on helpful advice from other parents and child care experts, to offer a series of valuable coping strategies for the first five years of motherhood, covering such topics as how to avoid Supermom stress, tips and tricks for training Dad, dealing with household chaos, and sex. Original.

Publisher: New York : Perigee Book, c2005
Edition: Perigee trade paperback ed
ISBN: 9780399530814
Characteristics: xviii, 268 p. ; 21 cm


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