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Raising An Original

Raising An Original Parenting Each Child According to Their Unique God-Given Temperament

By Julie Lyles Carr
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.52 Stars

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On 2/20 Sarah Anne Carter wrote: “Consider first who your child is, how she learns, where she shines. Education is one of several tools to be placed in a box of resources of preparation; it’s not the container of all potential, all destiny, all future. You child is the container.” Parenting is hard and one of the hardest part ... Great Parenting Advice

Sarah Anne's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/3 Jennifer Newsom wrote: Not all kids are one-size fits all. God creates each of us with unique abilities, temperaments and ways that "reach us." For far too long, parenting books have given advice using these methods: what worked for the author, what current studies say, or what their personal interpretation of the Scriptures ... Finally someone gets it!!

Jennifer's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/19 Jessie Phillips wrote: In Raising An Original, Julie Lyles Carr points out that each child is unique and that they should be parented based on their strengths and weaknesses. Carr walks the reader through a personality trait assessment for both their child and themselves stating that if you know your own personality style ... Raising An Original by Julie Lyles Carr

Jessie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/16 Sarah Geringer wrote: Using a beautiful metaphor of lacemaking, Julie Lyles Carr knits together a lovely parenting book, unlike any other I’ve read. She writes poignantly about how each child is an original creation and how parents can tailor their styles to each child’s strengths and weaknesses. A mother of eight, Julie ... Discover God's unique design for your child and learn how to parent accordingly

Sarah's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/7 SK Bell wrote: I’ve gotten a whole lot of parenting advice over the past four years. Most of it has been terrible for my own family. All of it has contradicted the advice of someone else. Spank! Don’t ever spank! Day care is really important for social development. Try not to put them in day care if you can help ... Book Review: Raising an Original

SK Bell's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/6 gravelroadmusings wrote: Parenting each child according to their unique God-given temperament.I passed by this book for a few times because I wasn't sure I was that interested. There can be a lot of hype about temperaments etc. and I didn't think I really was into that too much. Not that I don't want to be aware of my child's ... Raising an Original by Julie Lyles Carr

gravelroadmusings' Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/31 JustAddCoffee wrote: This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content to help support my family, you can read our Disclosure Policy Here!Keep up to date on the latest deals! Join our Facebook group -->>The Homeschool Coupon Mom!!In Raising an Original, Carr helps to redefine the primary purpose of Christian ... *Raising An Original* {Book Review}

JustAddCoffee's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/27 Cricket Muse wrote: Julie Lyles Carr provides an original parenting approach in her appropriately titled guide, Raising An Original. A mother of eight children, all who are featured prominently in the chapters, Carr weaves together advice, experience, anecdotes, scriptures, and a healthy dose of charming humor founded in ... Raising An Original

Cricket Muse's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/19 Laura Ringrose wrote: Raising an Original is a Christian parenting book that focuses on recognizing and embracing your child's unique personality as you parent. Written by a mother of eight, this text provides terrific parenting tips, valuable insights, and encouragement. Raising an Original is a winner! While this complimentary ... Great Parenting Resource

Laura's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/13 Annie Rim wrote: The strengths of Raising an Original come from Carr's stories. She writes in an inviting and engaging way, affirming my own questions and struggles as a mom. Her encouraging words and big-picture reminders are what moms of any stage need. Where the book lost some of its power for me was in the middle. ... Raising an Original

Annie's Rating:

2 Stars