Item description for See How They Run: An Energizing Guide to Keeping Up with Your Turbo-Toddler by Lorilee Craker...
Overview A young mother of two takes readers on a friendly, entertaining, and empowering journey through the uproarious toddler years in this guide that's filled with sidebars, quotables, voices of veteran moms, developmental milestones, how-to lists, and practical help for each month of toddlerhood.
Publishers Description Equal Parts Saintly Cherub and Demanding Emperor- Who Is This Child Formerly Known As Your Baby? Faster than a speeding bullet...Is it Superman? Nope, just your high-energy toddler, keeping life interesting-and mom on the run Once, you dreamed of the day your precious baby would walk and talk. Now, you are constantly dragging your child out of the dog's dish, making up answers to unanswerable questions ("Why, Mom, why?"), and engaging in power struggles with the world's most adorable 25-pound dictator. Do other mothers of toddlers have days like this? You bet your sweet potty chair they do Here are veteran moms' stories and from-the-trenches advice on what works when dealing with the often challenging, always entertaining one- and two-year-old crowd, including: - What to do when your tot glues himself to your leg for no apparent reason (other than to yell) - Toys to boost your toddler's brilliance-including freebies she'll love most of all - Taking the "toil" out of toilet training (it "is" rocket science, no matter what your mother-in-law says) - Tantrum-tamers you can use from the mall to your mother's house - Getting your toddler to eat more orange and green (gummy worms don't count) - Ping pong prayers and other ways to connect Junior to God Here at last is the help you've been longing for: a hilarious but practical bimonthly guide to surviving, enjoying-and laughing your way through-the exhausting, crazy-busy, glorious toddler years.
Citations And Professional Reviews See How They Run: An Energizing Guide to Keeping Up with Your Turbo-Toddler by Lorilee Craker has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Christian Home & School - 05/01/2005 page 31
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Lorilee Craker is the author of eleven books, including the New York Times best seller Through the Storm with Lynne Spears. When not shuttling her three children to hockey, gymnastics, and everywhere in between, Lorilee moonlights as an entertainment and features writer for the Grand Rapids Press in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and has written for magazines such as Parents and Parent and Child.
Lorilee Craker currently resides in Grand Rapids, in the state of Michigan.