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Author Thomas, Margaret, 1929-

Title Love and limits in and out of child care : what your child care provider and your pediatrician want you to know / Margaret Thomas, Richard Thomas, Lisa Dobberteen ; illustrated by Susanna Natti.

Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  649.1 THOM    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 206 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-[200]) and index.
Contents 1. A New Baby!: Becoming a Parent Today -- 2. Love and Limits: Raising Happy, Secure Children -- 3. The Nuts and Bolts of Child Care: Hours, Logistics, and Communicating with Your Caregiver -- 4. Is There Something Different about My Baby?: When You're Worried There's a Problem -- 5. What Makes a Family?: Finding Your Own Way -- 6. If You've Chosen Your Child: Growing Your Family through Adoption -- 7. What's to Eat?: Raising a Healthy Eater -- 8. Don't Eat the Peanut Butter: Dealing with Children's Allergies -- 9. Time for Bed: Just a Sprinkling of Fairy Dust -- 10. The Crying Baby: What Does She Need, and When to Worry? -- 11. I Have to Use the Potty: The Ins and Outs of Toilet Training -- 12. He's Just Shy: Your Child's Temperament -- 13. No Hitting!: The Aggressive Child -- 14. Quit Picking on Your Sister!: Raising Siblings in Imperfect Harmony -- 15. Say "Please": Good Manners in Young Children -- 16. I Want a Puppy!: Pets and Children -- 17. Come Fly with Me!: Traveling with Children -- 18. Disasters: When Scary Things Happen in the World -- 19. Fun and Games: Encouraging Imaginative Play -- 20. Read Me a Story: Fostering a Love of Reading -- 21. To Grandmother's House We Go: Grandparents and children -- 22. Let's Go to the Park!: Keeping Children Active -- 23. Our Busy Lives: Scheduling and Overscheduling Children -- 24. Transitions: Helping Young Children Cope with Change.
Summary "Love and Limits In and Out of Child Care is a roadmap for parenting happy, healthy children. Coauthored by day care provider Margaret (Peggy) Thomas, her husband, Richard, and Lisa Dobberteen, a pediatrician who entrusted her own children to Peggy's care, this is an enjoyable and educational guide to everything from TV watching to toilet training."--BOOK JACKET.
Other author Thomas, Richard, 1930 March 9-
Dobberteen, Lisa, 1956-
Subject Child care.
Child rearing.
Child development.
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