PROLOGUE FAMILY MATTERS The Coauthors Reflect
We might not have it all together, but together we have it all.
The first section of this prologue was written before Tracy Hogg lost her painful and courageous battle against cancer. She was forty-four. Although she didn’t live to see the publication of The Baby Whisperer Solves All Your Problems, published in January 2005, she spent several months planning and talking about “the family...
ONE SHIFT YOUR FOCUS From Parent-Think to Family-Think
A family is a unit composed not only of children but of men, women, an occasional animal, and the common cold.
When her first child was born fifteen years ago, Sara Green, now forty-nine, intuitively knew that having a baby meant more than simply becoming a parent. “I was super aware, from the moment Katy was born, that Mike, Katy, and I were a family,” she recalls. “It was a completely...