Bare Minimum Parenting: The Ultimate Guide to Not Quite Ruining Your Child

byJAMES BREAKWELL

Paperback | November 6, 2018

Bare Minimum Parenting: The Ultimate Guide to Not Quite Ruining Your Child by JAMES BREAKWELL
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This isn't a book about overachieving at parenting. 

This isn't even a book about achieving exactly the right amount. 

This is a book about doing as little as possible withoutquiteruining your child. 

Overachieving parents want you to believe the harder you work, the better your kid will turn out. That lie ends now. 

The truth is most kids end up remarkably unremarkable no matter what you do, so you might as well achieve mediocrity by the easiest possible route. The goal of “bare minimum parenting is to turn your child into a functional adult with only a fraction of the effort spent by super moms and dads. 

If you do it right, your kid will be no better or worse off than their kids, but with more free time left for you. That's more valuable than all the participation trophies in the world.

InBare Minimum Parenting, amateur parenting expert James Breakwell will teach you to stop worrying and embrace your child's destiny as devastatingly average. To get there, you'll have to overcome your kid, other parents, and yourself, all of whom will push you to do more than is absolutely necessary. Honestly, by reading this far, you're already trying too hard. But don't stop now. You're exactly the kind of person who needs this book.

ContentsChapter 1: A Call to InactionChapter 2: Your Child Is Uniquely UnoriginalChapter 3: Without a Trace: Your Lasting ImpactChapter 4: Under PressureChapter 5: The Wrong Time to Have a KidChapter 6: Subtraction by MultiplicationChapter 7: Under My RoofChapter 8: Take a Picture—It'll Last LongerChapter 9: Their Eyes OnlyChapter 10: ...
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Title:Bare Minimum Parenting: The Ultimate Guide to Not Quite Ruining Your ChildFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.68 inPublished:November 6, 2018Publisher:BenBella Books, Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1946885320

ISBN - 13:9781946885326

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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