The Three-Martini Family Vacation: A Field Guide to Intrepid Parenting download epub
by Christie Mellor
Note: Ms. Mellor begins her parenting course in The Three-Martini Playdate: A Practical Guide to Happy Parenting, formerly titled We Were Here First, Kid, while Were You Raised by Wolves?: Clues to the Mysteries of Adulthood is a remedial course for children whose parents failed to apply the lessons of the first two books. As for the not yet in print You look fine, Really, your guess is as good as mine.
Christie Mellor, author of The Three-Martini Playdate, is a writer and actress. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their two always-angelic sons. The Three-Martini Playdate has become a standard baby-shower gift from our family, and this sequel is even more fun. Please note, Mellor's delightfully acid wit is strictly for grownups; the narrow-minded, the self-infatuated and the judgmental just won't get it. But if you are ready to let your hair down with a frankly hilarious fellow-parent, this is the book for you.
The author of the wildly successful Three-Martini Playdate is back with more irreverent and useful advice about life .
The author of the wildly successful Three-Martini Playdate is back with more irreverent and useful advice about life with children. Wickedly funny essays offer helpful advice on harnessing the energy of toddlers-gone-wild: on vacation, out to dinner, even just when grandmother stops by for a visit. Parents will relearn the art of traveling, socializing, and eating out like adults.
Three-Martini Family Vacation: A Field Guide to Intrepid Parenting. In dozens of short, kicky chapters like Cocktail Parties: Actually for Grown-ups! and The Theme Park Vacation: A Last Resort, Christie Mellor gently reminds parents that family vacations can truly be fun. Chill the glasses! The author of the wildly successful Three-Martini Playdate is back with more irreverent and useful advice about life with children. Read on the Scribd mobile app. Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.
Three-Martini Family Vacation book. The book can be summed up as follows: do not allow your kids to rule your life. I know my parents didn't cater to us kids often. If they had company over, we were allowed to play card games with them for a little bit, then it was off to bed at a reasonable time so the adults could have their own fun.
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The Three-Martini Family Vacation : A Field Guide to Intrepid Parenting. Probably the funniest book I have ever read on parenting. Mellor doles out wise parenting advice with a side of satire. A real break from other "real" parenting books and a quick read for the ever busy among us. A must for parents who can laugh at themselves and/or others.
The author of the wildly successful Three-Martini Playdate is back with more irreverent and useful adv. sometimes with well-behaved children in tow. Kids Parenting. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate.
I just finished reading Three-Martini Family Vacation: A Field Guide to Intrepid Parenting and I fell in love with Christie Mellor’s candid way of telling me to get my ill-mannered children to behave before taking them on a fun, inexpensive holiday. She gives tips on broadening your child’s palate away from white foods and explains the many reasons why it’s better to stay with friends than a theme park.
Author Christie Mellor solves all the fundamental parenting issues with a wry, dry and funny twist. Illustrated with the author's charming, vintage paper-doll collages, The Three-Martini Playdate includes simple recipes, such as the Adult Punch in the chapter "Children's Parties: Not Just for Children.
Category: Politics & Social Sciences
Subcategory: Social Sciences
Publisher: Chronicle Books; First Printing edition (April 26, 2007)
Pages: 159 pages