Motherhood:
Denise Punger MD, Permission To Mother.
Alice Bolster, Motherwise 101 Tips for a New Mother.
Anne Dunnewold & Diane G. Sanford, Postpartum Survival Guide.
Attachment Parenting International, Peaceful Parenting for a Peaceful World.
Deborah Shaw Lewis, Motherhood Stress.
Deniece Schofield, Confessions of an Organized Homemaker.
Ellen Behan, Eat Well, Lose Weight While Breastfeeding.
Martha Sears & W. Sears, 25 Things Every New Mother Should Know.
Roger W. McIntire, Enjoy Successful Parenting.
Theresa Rodriguez Farris, Diaper Changes.
Gary Chapman, The Five Love Languages, How to Express Heartfelt Commitment to Your Mate
Gary Chapman, The Five Love Languages of Children.

Parenting:
Jennifer Margulis,  The Business of Baby: What Doctors Don't Tell You, What Corporations Try to Sell You, and How to Put Your Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Before Their Bottom Line
Margot Sunderland, The Science of Parenting, 3rd Edition.
Willam Sears, MD. Attachment Parenting.
Wendy Mogel, PhD, Blessings of a Skinned Knee.
Sheri Moskowitz Noga. MA, Have the Guts to Do it Right. Raising Grateful and Responsible Children in an Era of Indulgence
Paul Tough, How Children Succeed, Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character
Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish, How to talk so kids will listen & Listen so kids will talk
Myrna B. Shure, Ph.D, How to raise a thinking child.
Elizabeth Pantley, Hidden Messages: What Our Words and Actions are Really Telling Our Children.
Screamfree Parenting.  Hal Edward Rundle LMFT,
Harvey Karp, MD,  Happiest Baby on the Block  also in video
Randall Neustaedter, OMD, the holisticbaby guide
T.Berry Brazelton,MD, Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale.
T.Berry Brazelton,MD, Toddlers and Parents.
Marilyn Segal, Play and Learn. Birth to 1 year.
David Elkind,The Hurried Child, Growing Up Too Fast Too Soon.
Joseph Chilton Pearce, Magical Child.
Joseph Chilton Pearce, Magical Child Matures.
Marge Kennedy, The Single-Parent Family, Living Happily in a Changing World.
Helene Byrne, Exercise After Pregnancy.
Carolyn Pope Edwards, Bambini, Childcare
Jennifer Bingham Hull, Beyond ONE.

BABY BOOK Reference:
Karen Hull, the Mommy and Daddy Book.
Fred Rogers, The New Baby
Helene Byrne, Exercise After Pregnancy.
Elizabeth Pantley,Gentle Baby Care.
Anne C.Beal, MD, The Black Parenting Book.
James Dobson PhD, On Parenting.
William Sears, MD, The Baby Book.

Sleep:
Wiessinger,D, West, D, Smith, L,  Pitman, T, Sweet Sleep
Elizabeth Pantley, No Cry Sleep Solution.
Jim McKenna, Sleeping With Your Baby: A Parent's Guide to Co-sleeping.
Tine Thevenin, The Family Bed.
Sandy Jones, Crying Baby Sleepless Nights.
William Sears, MD, Nighttime Parenting.
William Sears, MD, Parenting The Fussy Baby and High Need Baby.

​Weaning and Toilet Training:
Brooke Mc Kanny Beebe, Best Bets for Babies.
Claire Lerner and Amy Laura Dombro, Learning & Growing Together: Understanding and Supporting Your Child's Development.
Diane Bengson, How Weaning Happens.
K. Huggins and L. Ziedrich,The Nursing Mother’s Guide to Weaning.
Mary Joan Deutschbein, Maggie’s Weaning​

​BOOKS

​These are the books that I've found to be of most help to my clients over the years. 

Breastfeeding:
Gwen Gotsch, Breastfeeding Pure & Simple.
Gwen Gotsch, Amamantar Sencillo Y Puro.
K. & G. Pryor, Nursing Your Baby.
La Leche League International, The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding.
La Leche League International, El Arte Feminino De Amamantar.
M. Renfrew, Chloe Fisher, & S. Arms, Breastfeeding; Getting Breastfeeding Right for You.
William Sears, MD, The Baby Book.
Claire Martin, The Nursing Mother's Problem Solver.
S. Perkins, RN & C. Vannais RN, Breastfeeding for Dummies.
Marvin S. Eiger, MD,The Complete Book of Breastfeeding.
Karen Kerkhoff Gromada, Mothering Multiples.
Diana West, Defining Your Own Success, Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction Surgery.
Norma Jane Bumgarner, Mothering Your Nursing Toddler.

Eating Right:
Gill Rapley & Tracey Murkett, Baby-Led Weaning
Alan R. Greene, MD, Feeding Baby Green: The Earth Friendly Program for Healthy, Safe Nutrition During Pregnancy, Childhood and Beyond 
LLLI 2012, Feed Yourself, Feed Your Family
Lendon Smith, MD, Feed Your Kids Right.
Lendon Smith, MD, Improving Your Child's Behavior Chemistry.
Margaret Kenda, Whole Foods for Babies and Toddlers.
Margaret Kenda & Phyllis Williams, The Natural Baby Food Cookbook.
Martha and David Kimmel with Suzanne Goldenson, Mommy made and Daddy Too! Home. Cooking For A Healthy Baby And Toddler.
Nikki & David Goldbeck, The Good Breakfast Book.
Penny Warner, Healthy Snacks.
Roberta Johnson, Whole Foods for the Whole Family.
Ruth Yaron, Super Baby Food.
Debbie Boehle, Your Baby’s First Solid Food.
Susan Watson, Sugar-free Toddlers.
Wm, James, Robert, Sears, MD, & Martha Sears, Healthiest Kid in the Neighborhood.
Earl Mindell, Vitamin Bible for your Kids.
Bridget Swinney MS, RD, LD, Eating Expectantly,Baby Bites
Bridget Swinney MS, RD, LD, Healthy Food for Healthy Kids
Environmental Working Group's (EWG) Dirty Dozen

Discipline:
​Hilary Flower, Gentle Discipline.
Becky A. Bailey, Conscious Discipline.
William Sears, MD, The Discipline Book.
Jame Dobson, PhD, Dare to Discipline


Working or Home Parenting:
Gloria Gaither & Shirley Dobson, Let's Make a Memory.
Arlene Rosseb Cardozo, Sequencing.
Cate Colburn-Smith & Andrea Serrette, The Milk Memos.
Christine Davidson, Staying Home Instead.
Frank and Ayesha Jones, Come Home to Your Children.
Gale Pryor, Nursing Mother, Working Mother.
Isabelle Fox Ph.D., Being There.
Kaye Lowman, Of Cradles and Careers.
L. Burton, J. Dittmer, & C Loveless, What’s a Smart Woman Like You Doing at Home?
Lisa M. Roberts, How to Raise a Family and a Career Under One Roof.
Liz Folger, Stay at Home MOM’S Guide.
Nancy Dana & Anne Price, The Working Women’s Guide to Breastfeeding.


Special Interests:

Robert Sears, MD, Vaccines Book.
​Kathryn Otoshi, ONE.
Florence Williams, BREASTS, A natural and unnatural history.
Susan M. Ludington-Hoe, PhD, Kangaroo Care, The Best You Can Do to Help Your Preterm Infant.
LLL, Breastfeeding Your Premature Baby.
Toby Levin, A Guide for the Special Needs Child.
Sheila Ostrander, Natural Birth Control.
Margaret Nofziger, A Cooperative Method of Natural Birth Control.
Sheila Matgen Kippley, Breastfeeding and Natural Child Spacing.
Trevor Smith, Homoeopathy for Pregnancy and Nursing Mothers.
Stephen Cummings MD, Homeopathic Medicines.
Trevor Smith, MD, Homeopathic Medicine for Women.
William G Crook, MD, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Yeast Connection.
Leon Chaitow, Candida Albicans.
Ray C.Wunderlich, JR, MD, Candida Albicans.
John Parks Trowbridge, MD, The Yeast Syndrome.
Susan M. Love MD, Breast Book.
Cartoons:
Vicky Lansky, Toilet Training.
Lynn Johnston, Hi Mom! Hi Dad!
Janet Tamaro, So That’s What They’re For?
Rick kirkman and Jerry Scott, Guess Who Didn't Take a Nap!
Genichiro Yagyu, Breasts.
Joan M. McCartney, The Other Side Makes Chocolate.

Books

Fathers:                             
​Armin A. Brott, The New Father: A Dad's Guide to the First Year  
Theresa &  Brad Halvorsen, The Dad’s playbook to labor and birth.                                                           William Sears, MD, Becoming a Father.                                                                                         
William Sears, MD, Growing Together.                                                                                              
Jeff Yoder, Early Fatherhood Development.