Knitters begged for more--and here they are! Following the success of 60 Quick Baby Blankets, this collection has the unrivaled quality and quantity that fans expect. It features a range of techniques for all levels, from simple knit/purl patterns to cabling and intarsia. And the designs are irresistibly adorable, including modern stripes, whimsical animals, and a mermaid tail. Every one will be loved for years to come.
What better way to welcome that precious, tiny new person than with a luxurious, handwoven blanket! These beautiful, colorful designs will appeal to today's contemporary moms, as well as lovers of traditional weaves. • More than 30 snuggly cozy projects for baby • Plain weaves and fancy weaves, for everyday or special occasions • How to choose the best materials • Projects for both 4 harness and 8 harness looms
Sweaters, Toys, Blankets, & More in Cherub? from Cascade Yarns
Author: Sixth&Spring Books
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Provides knitters with a wide range of creative, fun projects to make for the babies in their lives, complete with suggested materials and yarns, finished measurements and a stitch glossary, including blankets, booties, onesies, cardigans, hats and stuffed toys. Original.
A Complete Guide to Preparing Your Dog for the Children in Your Life
Author: Brian Kilcommons
Publisher: Hachette UK
Master dog trainer and author of Good Owners, Great Dogs Brian Kilcommons shows readers how to encourage children and dogs to be perfect companions, in a comprehensive manual that demonstrates how to train an older dog to acept an infant, choose the right breed, and more.
On a June morning in 1918, Ginny’s mother age 13 gave birth to twin girls. Just after Ginny’s birth, her twin sister was stillborn. Ginny’s undeserved future began that day because she was rejected by her mother. Ginny’s determination and will to live, helped her to overcome the 18 years of torture she endured. After Ginny’s marriage to Geoff Bryan, she hoped she would have the perfect life she had always dreamed. Behind Ginny’s smiles were constant thoughts of her rejection throughout her life. Parents can make unreasonable choices for their children that will alter their life’s destiny.
The Pocketbook of Emergency Care is the first text designed for use by the professional paramedic at the roadside. The contents are formatted to be easily accessible when specific informatoin is required in an emergency situation. Although arimed at paramedics it is a useful, practical handbook for emergency medical technicians, advanced first aiders, combat medical technicians and practitioners of emergency medical care in remote and rural environments. The book covers the immediate management of acute medical emergencies, major trauma, minor injuries and environmental problems as well as covering the interaction with other emergency services and coping with major incidents. The Pocketbook is an up-to-date synopsis of pre-hospital emergency medicine and includes the most recent European Resuscitation Council algorithms along with recent military medical advances in the management of major trauma patients. The text is based on the popular Emergency Care Textbook for Paramedics, also published by Saunders Elsevier, which can be used as a reference text in conjunction with the Pocketbook. • essential guidelines for paramedic practice • presented in at-a-glance format for quick reference • illustrated • flexicover for durability
A free prequel to Pregnancy, Childbirth, & the Newborn
Author: Penny Simkin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Health & Fitness
Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn is one of the bestselling and most comprehensive books about pregnancy, childbirth, and newborn care on the market. Now completely updated, expanded, and redesigned, this authoritative book is the “bible” for expectant parents and childbirth educators. Here is a free sample chapter for you! In this chapter, "Preconception: Improve Your Health and Enhance Fertility", you’ll learn about: • Emotional wellness • Health • Health care • Hazards • Enhancing fertility and the odds of conception • Concerns about infertility • Planning ahead: maternity care choices If you like this sample chapter, look for Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn. The Award-Winning Resource Recommended by Experts & Loved by Parents Parents love this book because it puts them in control by explaining a wide range of options, information, and questions to ask, so parents can find what works best for their health situation, personal goals, and priorities. Experts love this book because it’s based on the latest medical research and recommendations from leading health organizations. It’s practical—rooted in the real-life experiences of new families. The five authors bring a combined total of 150 years of experience working with expectant and new families as educators, nurses, counselors, doulas, physical therapists, and lactation consultants. They have attended hundreds of births, heard thousands of birth stories, and assisted innumerable new parents in adapting to their new lives. Not only that, the authors have a combined total of 12 children and 12 grandchildren. All of this experience allows them to write with compassion, understanding, and wisdom based on what really works in the real-world of parenting. The companion website offers even more details on select subjects, including lists of all the best resources on each topic and worksheets to guide parents’ decision-making process. The website also includes a bonus chapter on pre-conception, which provides ways to improve your health and fertility before pregnancy begins.