One and Done
Only doesn’t mean lonely. Families come in all shapes and sizes, and even a family with one child is complete and whole. But every family is unique, and raising an only child can seem daunting.
As a therapist, the mother of an only child, and an only child herself, Rebecca Greene is an expert in the variety of issues that surround raising an only child, and she knows that parenting an only child is a complex endeavor, no matter how you came to be one and done. This comprehensive guidebook will explore the reasons why a family might have one child, discuss the benefits of having an only child, debunk the stigmas of only children, and provide tips and strategies for creating a happy home environment and building a strong community for your only child. It covers what to do when your only child is lonely, how to develop new family traditions, how to plan meaningful trips for your family, how to choose the ideal neighborhood, and more!
Packed with research, first-hand accounts, and tried-and-true methods and advice, One and Done is the ultimate resource for raising a happy and thriving only child.
About Rebecca Greene
Rebecca is the author of the multiple award-winning children’s book, My Perfect Cupcake. She is also the author of three other children's books: Explore Virginia with Me!, Who Will Trick or Treat with Me?, and Creating Kindness. Rebecca has also written The Teenagers’ Guide to School Outside the Box and Law School for Dummies. She is currently hard at work on a children's chapter book series.
Rebecca grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and now lives in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area with her husband, young son, and two Cornish Rex cats. When she’s not writing, you can find Rebecca at yoga class, cheering on her son at his sports games, and volunteering in the community. You can learn more about Rebecca’s books through her website at www.rebeccagreeneauthor.com