The New Dad's Survival Guide offers practical tips for new dads using a humorous military-style of writing. The author has earned his stripes as a new dad and uses mission codes (i.e. NFU - New Family Unit; FPP - Female Parenting Partner; and BCF (Be Cool, Man), mission orders, and critical survival tips to give advice for first-time fathers. Makes a wondeful gift for new dads and soon-to-be dads.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 144 Vendor: Hachette Book Group, USA Publication Date: 2005
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches) ISBN: 0316159956 ISBN-13: 9780316159951 Availability: In Stock
FATHERHOOD DEMYSTIFIED! Finally-a manual for new dads that deciphers the immensely confusing world of fatherhood and gives crucial tips and advice from a man's point of view. No psychobabble, no warm fuzzies-just a hilarious (and surprisingly practical) military-style guide to surviving and thriving through even the queasiest moments of pregnancy, birth, and babyhood. Seasoned father and master infant-tamer Scott Mactavish breaks the Baby Code down and lays it out in straight-up guyspeak. The New Dad's Survival Guide includes declassified information on such topics as: * Cutting the Cord: The Moment of Truth * Feeding and Cleaning the NFU (New Family Unit) * Surviving Sleep Deprivation * Relieving Stress Without Booze * The Great Boob Irony * Pee, Poo, Hurl, and Snot: Getting Used to the Bodily Functions * Critical Survival Tips Never Before Revealed * Sex: Let the Games Begin Again...Finally * Dozens of Essential Terms Defined, Including Binky, Onesie, Diaper Genie, Passy, and Sippy Cup GRAB YOUR BOOTS AND STRAP ON YOUR HELMET! THE BABIES ARE COMING!