Modern mothers face an unprecedented amount of choice in what kind of parent they want to be. They can have satisfying and well-paid careers, equality within their relationships, as well as rewarding experiences as mothers. With choices at every junction, how can you navigate the path of motherhood?
Taking a positive approach to pregnancy combined with a realistic awareness of the changing horizons, Gina considers the choices facing mothers using her wealth of knowledge from working with thousands of mothers around the world. Taking you through every stage of motherhood from discovering you're pregnant and preparing for the birth, to work, health and relationships, The Contented Mother's Guide:
Guides you through your pregnancy enabling you to deal with morning sickness to labour.
- Offers information on health and fitness, looking good and sexual health.
- Provides advice on all relationships including partners, family and friends.
- Suggests advice on routines and travel for you and your baby.
- Give you information on work, nursery and childminders
This rich resource includes a quiz at the end of each chapter so you can assess where you stand on certain topics, as well as real-life case studies, useful tips and top ten essentials lists. As a distillation of Gina's years of experience this is the ultimate resource for you to make the right decisions for you and your baby.
"For an astonishing number of mothers, she has proved a saviour" Daily Telegraph "Gina Ford is the Delia Smith of parenting" You magazine "For me she was an absolute godsend" Kate Winslet "This book is brilliant... Great, practical - and varied - advice." Mother and Baby "An indispensible guide." Parents News