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About Brette Sember
Brette Sember is a former attorney and author of more than 40 books about topics such as food (The Original Muffin Tin Cookbook and Leftover Love), parenting (Parenting Together Apart) , travel (The Gluten-Free Guide to Travel), business (the Essential Supervisor's Handbook, Bad Apples: How to Manage Difficult Employees), credit (The Complete Credit Repair Kit), health (Your Plus-Size Pregnancy and Beyond and divorce (The Complete Divorce book, The No-Fight Divorce Book, The Divorce Organizer & Planner, How to Get Custody of Your Dog). She is also co-author of several textbooks.
Sember is also a ghostwriter, indexer, book doctor, fact checker, editor, freelancer, and content provider. She has two kids and two dogs and likes to cook, travel, swim, kayak, read, play Boggle, and decorate.
Her web site is www.BretteSember.com. She blogs at http://PuttingItAllontheTable.com.
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From saving for a new bike to investing their allowance online, kids get the “cents” they need with this book. Kids will also learn:
-How coins and bills are made
-What money can buy—from school supplies to fun and games
-How credit cards work
-Ways to watch money grow—from savings to stocks
-Cool financial technology
Saving money isn’t about a piggy bank anymore. Today’s kids are investing money, starting their own small businesses, and watching their savings earn interest. This book will teach kids all they need to know about the “green” they earn so they can save or spend it wisely. This edition includes completely new material on online banking, opening a bank account, and saving allowance.
★★★★★ 2019 updated edition.★★★★★
Don't make divorce harder than it already is. The No-Fight Divorce Book provides you with all you need to know to take advantage of mediation, an increasingly popular, proven alternative to traditional divorce that is less time-consuming, far less expensive, and a whole lot more civilized.
In The No-Fight Divorce Book, former divorce attorney and mediator Sember explains what mediation is, how it works, and how to use it to take control of your divorce and work with your partner. She explains, in plain English, the legal basics involved, providing you with
- Tips on what to expect from your mediation experience, how to properly prepare for the process, and how to reach agreement in mediation
- Checklists, questionnaires, logs, and communication techniques that help you stay organized
- "Words That Work" that help you deflect conflict and promote understanding and compromise between you and your spouse
- Professional guidance on how to mediate key divorce issues, including property settlements, alimony, child support and custody
The No-Fight Divorce Book is the only divorce mediation guide that emphasizes communication skills and helps readers learn how to talk to their partners in mediation. The book also focuses on solving common mediation problems. Other information includes:
- How to find a qualified mediator
- Why you need an attorney and a mediator
- How to convince your partner to use mediation
- Different types of mediation that might work for you
- Court-ordered mediation
- How to determine if mediation will work for you
- What to look for in your agreement with your mediator
- How to get into the mediation mind-set
- Why you might want to involve your child in mediation
- How to create a parenting schedule
- Tips on negotiating alimony and property settlements
- How to review your final settlement
- What you need to do to make the settlement legal
- Why you might need tolegal
Why you might need to return to mediation after divorce
How mediation can be used by unmarried couples
Don't let your divorce ruin your life. Find out how to effectively use mediation for a calmer, more civilized divorce.
This groundbreaking book is the first to offer encouragement, information, and resources to the millions of plus-size moms who are in the midst of adding to their families.
Written in a friendly and supportive tone, this book takes a rational (and non-hysterical) look at what the studies about weight and pregnancy really mean, and offers practical advice.
Your Plus-Size Pregnancy and Beyond covers:
- How to gain the right amount of weight (because plus-size moms should gain weight during pregnancy)
- Ways to feel good about yourself and celebrate your pregnancy
- How to find a health care provider who will support you and help you feel good about yourself
- Where to find maternity clothes and how to choose flattering styles
- Nursing as a plus-sized mom
- Vaginal birth versus C-section for plus-size moms
- Feeling good about yourself after the birth and how to lose weight after you've had the baby
- The impact of conditions such as PCOS and diabetes on pregnancy
- Understanding medical terms and how to interpret studies about weight and pregnancy
- Keeping your partner involved in your pregnancy
- Finding childbirth classes where you are comfortable
Each chapter contains quotes from real plus-size moms about their personal experiences with every aspect of pregnancy, nursing, and postpartum care.
Written by Experts:Your Plus-Size Pregnancy and Beyond is the result of a collaboration between a plus-size mom of two who is a pregnancy and parenting writer and a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist who is experienced in working with plus-size moms. This book is also officially endorsed by the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.
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Complete with situational advice and case studies taken straight from the trenches, this simple and straightforward guide teaches managers how to:
- Calm down combatants
- Motivate wasters
- Silence gossips
- De-arm backstabbers
- Convince passive-aggressives to open up
- Teach narcissists the importance of the team
-Questions to ask before adopting
-Bonding techniques for each age group—from newborn to teenager
-Adopting children with physiological or psychological special needs
-Adopting outside your ethnic group
-Navigating international adoptions
-Fielding difficult questions about your adopted child’s birth parents
-Helping your adopted child cope with feelings of loss and abandonment
With this book by your side, you will bond with your child for a lifetime!
Learn about what life was like on the battlefield, the first battle fought, blitzkriegs, submarines, and so much more! Written in question-and-answer format, this book is perfect for reluctant readers or any kid who just loves history. With the most interesting facts and historical photographs from 1939 to 1945, readers will feel like they are on the frontlines and in the trenches. Discover the answers to questions like:
- Who was the youngest American who fought in WWII?
- Who fought the war on skis?
- What was the shortest battle in the war?
- Who was the most decorated woman in WWII?
- And many more!
Plus, kids will discover fascinating new facts on battles they might already be familiar with, including Pearl Harbor, the Battle of the Bulge, the Invasion of Normandy, and more.
You can buy lots of "big" guides that will list 20 hotels and 50 restaurants and the name of every beach in the area, but none of these offer a personal view of what it's like to visit Naples.
Do you need a car?
Where's the best swimming?
How safe are the beaches?
Where is the best shopping?
What activities are the best?
How easy is it to walk on the beach?
What restaurants should I skip?
What is there to actually do in this area?
What do I need to know before I go to certain attractions?
These are the kinds of things you would ask a friend who's just been there and are things you won't necessarily find in a big impersonal guide.
The Best of Naples, FL offers a unique and personal take on visiting the island, so that you can hit the ground running, armed with the information it would take you several days to actually figure out, as well as photos to give you an idea of what to expect. The author has been visiting the Naples regularly for over 40 years and uses her experience to gather the information you really need to plan the very best trip possible.
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Rely on my trial and error so that you can have the very best St. Croix vacation possible!
You can buy lots of "big" guides that will list 20 hotels and 50 restaurants and the name of every beach on the island, but none of these offer a personal view of what it's like to visit St. Croix.
- What's it like to drive on the island?
- Where's the best swimming?
- How friendly are the people?
- Where is the best shopping?
- What activities are the best?
- How easy is it to walk on the beach?
- What restaurants should I skip
- What is there to actually do on this island?
- What do I need to know before I go to certain attractions?
These are the kinds of things you would ask a friend who's just been to the island and are things you won't necessarily find in a big impersonal guide.
The Best of St. Croix offers a unique and personal take on visiting the island, so that you can hit the ground running, armed with the information it would take you several days to actually figure out, as well as photos to give you an idea of what to expect. The author has been visiting the Caribbean regularly for over 10 years and uses her experience to gather the information you really need to plan the very best trip possible.
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The empty nest is often painted as a wonderful time of amazing freedom and joy. For many people though, the empty nest is about grief, loss, and learning to pull yourself back together after your time as a parent with children at home is over.
This inspiring yet practical guide helps you face your new life realistically and guides you through a gentle remake of your life into one you can enjoy and thrive in.
Find out how to slowly change and rebuild your life into what you want it to be, while coping with the dramatic change that's suddenly happened to your family. Discover small changes you can make that will add up to a new you. The book covers all aspects of your life: physical, emotional, your home, your partner relationship, your relationship with your newly grown kids, relationships with friends, your schedule, your activities, your pets, travel, food, your career, and much more. Each section helps you dissect what's changed, what you want to change, and how to tweak that part of your life for the better.
The concept for this book grew out of the author's wildly popular Huffington Post essay about how she dealt with the empty nest loss and remade her life after her children left and is built upon her personal experiences, while offering wide-ranging ideas readers can use to find their way through this challenging time in their lives.
The empty nest is a big change, but it doesn't have to be a tragedy. Find hope, empathy, advice, and practical tips in this book so that you can move forward into a happy future.
Make Money from Your Vacation Condo guides you through the set up process, all the decisions you need to make, and helps you rent successfully so that your condo will pay for itself. It discusses what your condo should have, why the photos matter more than anything, how to do inexpensive tweaks to make it more appealing, and how to set your rental apart from others in the area.
Renting a condo is different from renting other properties, and this book discusses the ins and outs you need to know to work with your condo association and to understand the quirks involved in renting condos. It also helps you set up an LLC to manage your condo.
You can buy lots of "big" guides that will list 20 hotels and 50 restaurants and the name of every beach on the island, but none of these offer a personal view of what it's like to visit Barbados.
What's it like to drive on the island? Where's the best swimming? How friendly are the people? Where is the best shopping? What activities are the best? How easy is it to walk on the beach? What restaurants should I skip? What is there to actually do on this island? What do I need to know before I go to certain attractions? These are the kinds of things you would ask a friend who's just been to the island and are things you won't necessarily find in a big impersonal guide.
The Best of Barbados offers a unique and personal take on visiting the island, so that you can hit the ground running, armed with the information it would take you several days to actually figure out. The author has been visiting the Caribbean regularly for over 10 years and uses her experience to gather the information you really need to plan the very best trip possible, so you can maximize your time. Get the most out of your vacation time by arriving already knowledgeable about where to go and what to do.
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The Empty Nest Financial Guide is your complete roadmap to reducing your expenses, starting to think about retirement, managing your kids' needs and expectations for financial help, and how to develop a clear pathway to financial freedom. Learn where you can find savings, read about sneaky ways to cut back, get clued into tips for generating some extra bucks, and discover how you can take charge of your finances so you that you can finally enjoy this next stage of your life.