Table of Contents

  • Introduction: The Truth About Parenting
  • Chapter 1: Becoming a Parent: Life Is Never the Same Again
  • Chapter 2: Childhood: Something You Don’t Get Over
  • Chapter 3: Unconditional Love: A Spoken and Unspoken Certainty
  • Chapter 4: Meeting Dependency Needs: Losing and Re-finding Yourself.
  • Chapter 5: Guilt: An Emotion Most parents are familiar With
  • Chapter 6: Worry: Fingers and Toes Are Just the Beginning
  • Chapter 7: Separation, Sadness and Loss: It Hurts to Be Left Behind
  • Chapter 8: Disappointment: Difficult to Admit, Painful to Feel
  • Chapter 9: Anger, Hate, and Envy: But Not the Evil Kind
  • Chapter 10: Adolescence: A Chapter All Its Own
  • Epilogue: The Incredible Journey of Parenthood