Recommended Reading

I’m frequently asked to share my favorite parenting books, blogs, and facebook pages, so here are my top picks for parenting inspiration, success stories, and (most importantly) practical ideas!


1. Playful Parenting by Larry Cohen
2. Two Thousand Kisses a Day: Gentle Parenting Through the Ages and Stages (A Little Hearts Handbook) by L. R. Knost
3. Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting by Laura Markham
4. Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen
5. How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish

Facebook pages:

1. HandinHand Parenting
2. AhaParenting
3. Nurshable
4. Positive Parenting: Toddlers and Beyond
5. Peaceful Parenting
6. Teach through LOVE
7. Beyond Peekaboo on Facebook 😉

Blogs & other Websites:

1. HandinHand Parenting
2. Little Hearts Books
3. AhaParenting
4. Graceful Parenting (online forum)

This one isn’t reading, but I highly recommend fit2b as a prenatal and postnatal fitness program for families: