Book Review: The Whole-Brain Child

I decided to do this review on video for a change of pace. Let me know what you think. Book Review: The Whole-Brain Child   So that is my book review of The Whole-Brain Child! Definitely think it is worth a read if you are always looking to improve your parenting. Here is my affiliate […]

Book Review: Carry On Warrior

**this post contains affiliate links. Confession: I have been a fan of Glennon Doyle Melton for a while. At first I just followed Momastery. Now I follow all of her social media and I watch her videos on Youtube. There is something about a person who puts it all out there – they seem more […]

Book Review: Raising Human Beings

This was not a sponsored post – but I did receive two free copies of Raising Human Beings. I will be doing a giveaway with my second copy.   As I began reading this book I was dreading the review. Not because I didn’t enjoy the book, but because I thought it was simply an […]

Book Review: Ketchup is my Favorite Vegetable

Disclosure: This is not a sponsored post but I was given a copy of this book for review.  I will sometimes refer to it as Ketchup.   “Mickey was the exact same child we’d had before the diagnosis.” This line is found on page 30 of Liane Kupferberg Carter’s family memoir Ketchup is my Favorite […]

Book Review: The Explosive Child

I cannot recall how I first found this book by Dr. Ross Greene. I ordered it a while back but just opened it a few weeks ago. I ended up reading it over a couple of days. You see, I live with an “Explosive Child”. Well, sort of. We go in an almost cyclical pattern […]

Book Review: The Anti-Romantic Child

…a child, more than all other gifts, That earth can offer to declining man, Brings hope with it, and forward-looking thoughts, And stirrings of inquietude, when they By tendency of nature needs must fail. -Wordsworth, “ Michael”   I first read an excerpt of Priscilla Gilman’s parenting memoir on the Quiet Rev website. I knew instantly […]

Book Review: The Perfection Deception

For most of you this review will come as no surprise. I talked about this book in my post on overcoming perfectionism. This book, by Dr. Jane Bluestein is the reason I became interested in the topic of perfectionism as it applies to the ADHD community, particularly women. Perfectionism is so pervasive in women with […]

Book Review: Super-Parenting for ADD

Ok, gotta admit I have been totally slacking with the book reviews. Not because I am not reading, but because I am not writing about what I am reading. I have no explanation. Sorry. So today I want to talk about Super- Parenting for ADD, written by Edward Hallowell, MD and Peter Jensen, MD. I […]

The Queen of Distraction – Book Review

One of my goals with this blog is to do the research for you so that you can more easily hone in on the information that is relevant to your life. I will periodically post book reviews on this blog as a way to bring attention to the writers, psychologists and other specialists that have […]