Fêting the heart

Chianta, Melissa
January 2010
Mothering;Jan/Feb2010, Issue 158, p72
The article provides information on the foundation of parenting which is a social skills that responds to children's needs with empathy that also creates better relationships to partners, friends, and neighbors, not only to kids.


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