5 Parenting Books that Could Be Helpful


Being a parent can be a rewarding, joyous, frustrating and tough job, all at the same time. When you are parenting, it’s a mix of your beliefs, instinct, advice and education. But often times you can get to a point where you just don’t know what to do!

At those times, a parenting book can can be helpful in getting you through that stage.

Here are 5 books for your parenting arsenal.

1. The Happiest Baby on the Block
If your children are still quite young, this is a great book on how to get through the early stages with your baby in a happy and sweet way.

2. The 5 Love Languages of Children
This book helps you understand which love language your child speaks. This in turn helps cultivate a better understanding and relationship.

3. The Conscious Parent
The Conscious Parent by Dr. Shefali Tsabari is a parenting book from a spiritual perspective that moves away from the traditional parent and child relationship and moves towards a mutual parent-with-child relationship.

4. Peaceful Parents Happy Kids
The title of the book really says it all. The message of the book is simple, fostering emotional connections with your kids that creates real and lasting change

5. How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk
As the kids get older, sometimes parenting them can get quite frustrating. This books gives methods on how you can talk to them so they will actually pay attention and listen.


Salma Dinani is an Editor here on The South Asian Buzz as well as Director of Community Relations for www.SouthAsianBloggersNetwork. She has a passion for writing, blogging and social media. Aside from work, she is a mom to two adorable kids, loves a good bargain and a great workout! You can find her own stories on her blog, www.TheWriteBalance.ca