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Publisher's Summary

In this audiobook, I help you raise your child without the help of any expensive gadget. I discuss tips, tricks, and resolutions to problems faced by several super-moms. While I answer some of the fears and questions building up in your mind as you prepare for motherhood in this gadget-infested day and age, you'll also gain the confidence to bring up your child without spending a penny on any gadgets - not even the ones being advertised at that cute little baby store you last visited. Sure, times are changing, but so is your child. As your child keeps growing, you might not need that fancy gadget you bought out of impulse.

Almost every home has stories of how parents raised their children without the help of any technology. Today, of course, along with getting the nursery ready for their child, the first thing most mothers do is run out and find what the latest gadget available in the market is. Most pediatricians have reported that they feel they are competing with technology.

Are you ready to bring up your child in a healthy and gadget-free environment? You'll find solutions for your own problems, and you might just be able to help your sister or best friend who may be facing similar issues.

Our generation turned out just fine after being raised gadget-free, so why not raise our own children the same way?

While this book helps you understand how children can still be raised without the use of gadgets, you can consider it as a friendly conversation.

©2015 Terrence Wood (P)2015 Terrence Wood

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A wonderful way to grow up with our worthiness

This is an important book for all of us as we negotiate our way through life. It shows us how to define our relationship with our mothers and sets a healthy template for all of our future relationships in life. A wonderful way to grow up with our worthiness, our love and creativity intact and free of suffering. The book talks about the differences from the old ways, to those used now. Some of the best information is how our children are so focused on electronics these days.

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Real,down to earth practical advice

Where does Stuff You Don't Need rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

I would say it would rank top 5 in terms of the audiobooks I've heard so far.

What did you learn from Stuff You Don't Need that you would use in your daily life?

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For women who have found themselves single and raising sons.filled with advice. encouragement,validation and practical resources to seek more help on specific issues. This book specifically addresses the dynamic of mother and daughter relationships and provides detailed exercises for those wanting to understand theirs better and if needed heal from it. I agree that some times I am glad that I have limited my children's electronics exposure. Awesome book that I will be passing along to other moms.

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A great resource and soure of encouragement

Would you consider the audio edition of Stuff You Don't Need to be better than the print version?

I haven't gotten the print version but the audiobook version is too good.

What other book might you compare Stuff You Don't Need to and why?

This is a great resource and source of encouragement for any new mom wondering how she would do it alone, and raise a great intelligent, respectful, loving, humble and successful man. Many of my worries have reduced considerably once I discovered all the tools available and all the ways you can choose to make the experience the most transformative for your child and yourself.

Have you listened to any of Jennifer Gunnerson’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

Great narrator, the voice is fits on the theme of the book. Informative and calm. nothing to compare

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Very good book that explains why boys and girls are different from each other. It also talks about struggles and advantages of being a mother. The book has lots of facts. I haven't finished it yet since I'm obviously a single. So far I love it.

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A Child in a Gadget World

The Child raising book is the best parenting book I have ever read. There is so much information for parents to learn to honor their children for who they really are. Parents will use this book to help them raise their children true to their individual nature's, and not to force a change in who they were born to be. Children thrive when allowed to be who the are, and when parents understand who they are. In this world full of technology, it has become more challenging to take care of our children. Normally, Children like to take the interest in computers and tablets.

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Everyone Should Read This Book

The book is about child development and so much more. I enjoyed this book. I got a kick out of it. Our children are not all brilliant and we love them anyway. Brilliance isn't everything. This book helps to keep a perspective on expectations. The language of this book is horrendous. The grammar! The punctuation! The sentence structure! I had to put it down to stop my eyes from hurting. My opinion of course.

Absolutely Brilliant!

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Best parenting book I've read in a long time

Best parenting book I've read in a long time.This book could give me theoretical aspects of mindful discipline, but not much actual /hands-on tips and examples.This book has tons of practical information that can easily be applied to parenting. It feels fresh in its view as parenting as a supplement to the natural course of a child's growth. As a parent, it allowed me to exhale.

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Really nice book. For those out there who already have some experience with mindfulness, this book is a must read. It reinforces a lot of concepts and also helps you apply those principles to your children. This was one of those life changing books for sure. If you have no experience in mindfulness, this book makes it simple to employ and use in our everyday life.

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A Mother's Guide

What a great book. Not only have I learnt tons but it is really interesting to read. T. Whitmorer writes clearly and imaginatively. I would thoroughly recommend this book to any writer who would like to improve their writing, but particularly if you are a mother or have kids in your life in some way. How to train them to talk and to understand them what we want to say.
This book can be very useful for the parents. I highly recommend this book to all. Very empowering.

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A Good Book

In this world full of technology, it has become more challenging to take care of our children. Normally, Children like to take the interest in computers and tablets. It is very important to take good care of our generation. In this book, the author has mentioned important about taking care of babies. How to train them to talk and to understand them what we want to say.
This book can be very useful for the parents. I highly recommend this book to all.

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AWESOME BOOK

This is a book that is designed for mama. I love books like this, that are designed to help you think of another way to help your children grow. The book talks about the differences from the old ways, to those used now. Some of the best information is how our children are so focused on electronics these days. Even how we as parents hand them off to the kids to keep them busy. I agree that some times I am glad that I have limited my children's electronics exposure. Awesome book that I will be passing along to other moms.