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Parenting while working from home : a monthly guide to help parents balance their careers, connect with their kids, establish their inner strength / Shari Medini & Karissa Tunis, owners of

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library 650.1 MED (Text) 33500013344643 New Checked out 03/20/2021
Moorhead Public Library 650.1 MED (Text) 33500013344650 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781510764828
  • ISBN: 1510764828
  • Physical Description: xiv, 185 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2021]

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Summary, etc.:
As more parents work from home than ever before, there are unique challenges when it comes to meeting the demands of their job, helping their kids thrive, and finding even five minutes to take care of themselves. Parenting While Working from Home offers tips, strategies, and reflections to help parents balance their careers, connect with their kids, and establish their inner strength over the course of a year.

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2020 December #2
    Medini and Tunis, cocreators of, have been working from home while raising families for the past decade. With six kids between them, the authors have discovered that, with a positive mindset, it's possible to enjoy this hectic phase of life—to not only survive but also thrive. With many caregivers working from home while parenting and supervising their children's schooling, the authors' advice is timely and valuable. Serving as a journal as well as a guide, the book is organized by the month, making it easy for readers to find their starting place and work their way through the year. Each chapter provides authentic ways for caregivers to focus on themselves, connect with their kids, and improve working from home. Each month begins and ends with space to write goals and reflections, making this transformative process both thoughtful and intentional. Whether working from home while parenting as a temporary solution or a more long-term plan, readers will get advice for finding a rhythm, maintaining positivity, and balancing everything, while still having fun. Copyright 2020 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Shari Medini is a writer and co-owner of Her parenting articles have been published in dozens of print and online publications. Shari&;s past experience includes working with children and families in the mental health field, mentoring and speaking as a mindset coach, and working as a freelance writer and marketing strategist for companies across the country. She understands the demands of working from home and loves sharing tips to help balance it all. When she&;s not on her laptop, Shari can be found spending quality time with her husband and two sons exploring their hometown of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
Karissa Tunis is a writer, event organizer, and co-owner of Through these ventures she has been able to share inspiring, heartfelt insight with large audiences both within local communities and across the country. As a work-from-home mom of four children, Karissa understands the need for family-focused organization and time management. She consistently provides insight into child behavior that has helped fellow parents achieve their goals of calmer, happier homes. Karissa also makes it a priority to soak in all of the southern specialties that Charleston, South Carolina, has to offer with her husband and their children.

Subject: Parenting.
Work and family.
Work and family.

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