Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgement
  • Preface
  • Prologue
  • Introduction: Do you Want Children?
  • Chapter 1: Conception The Beginning of an Idea
  • Chapter 2: The New Idea The Fun of Arriving
  • Chapter 3: Genes What the Child Chooses Before Arriving
  • Chapter 4: First Communication Sharing Love at Birth
  • Chapter 5: Forming Ideas The Way an Infant Grows
  • Chapter 6: Eating Habits Setting Patterns for the Future
  • Chapter 7: Sibling Rivalry The Belief that Love is Limited
  • Chapter 8: Sharing Opening to Abundance
  • Chapter 9: Discovering The Body What Follows the First Idea
  • Chapter 10: The Questioning Child The Vehicle to Answers
  • Chapter 11: Danger/Fear Forgetting Intrinsic Safety
  • Chapter 12: Discipline Focused Love
  • Chapter 13: Ridicule From Others The Feeling of Not Being Enough
  • Chapter 14: Allowance and Chores Fostering Independence
  • Chapter 15: Homework Learning Discipline
  • Chapter 16: Social And Artistic Achievement Confusion Over Personal Pleasure
  • Chapter 17: Adolescence Energy Exploding Rapidly
  • Chapter 18: Peer Group Temptations Faith in Oneself
  • Chapter 19: Parenting/Career Opening to More Explorations
  • Chapter 20: Step-Parenting Expanding the Format
  • Chapter 21: Adoption Innovative Resolutions
  • Chapter 22: Divorce Growing Independently
  • Chapter 23: Spiritual Training The Only Reason to be Here
  • Chapter 24: Independence The Nature of the Journey