Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Carla A. Carlisle

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers! We have another interesting interview for you today– we were lucky enough to get some time with Carla A. Carlisle, author of the Mom’s Choice Award-winning book, My Big Notebook! My Big Notebook is a “buddy in a book”. It includes real stories, healthy, evidence based coping mechanisms, positive affirmations, resources, and coloring & journaling pages. JC shares his experiences and evidence-based techniques to help children process and express their feelings in a positive way. Keep reading to find out more about Carla and how her award-winning book, My Big Notebook, came to be! Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Mariana Bissonnette

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers! Today we’re sharing another post in our interview series where we talk to the creators and writers behind some of our favorite products and books. For this interview, we were lucky enough to chat with Mariana Bissonnette, the author behind the Mom’s Choice Award-winning book, Babies Build Toddlers! Babies Build Toddlers is a unique parenting book with an innovative illustrative approach that makes child development information both accessible and actionable for everyday readers. Author, Mariana Bissonnette tells the powerful story of the child during their most essential stage of development: infancy. Keep reading to find out more about Mariana and her MCA award-winning book, Babies Build Toddlers! Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Sandy Petrovic and David Petrovic

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For this interview, we were able to sit down with not just one but two of our MCA honorees, Sandy Petrovic and David Petrovic! Sandy and David Petrovic are the mother and son duo that co-authored the Mom’s Choice Award-winning book, Expect a Miracle! Written from the separate perspectives of an autistic young adult and his mother, Expect a Miracle enables an intricate understanding of life with autism. It uniquely chronicles the challenges and victories of each developmental stage from toddlerhood through young adulthood and includes topics such as bullying, sensory challenges, transitioning, college preparation and success, and acclimation to employment. Inspiring hope and practical ideas, this book would be valuable to those with Autism Spectrum Disorder/Asperger’s, their parents and loved ones, and professionals who work with autistic individuals in any way. Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Constanze Niedermaier

Constanze Niedermaier (Author of one of the best books as chosen by parents)

For this interview, we had the pleasure of speaking with Constanze Niedermaier, CEO & founder of Whyzz LLC, and the author of the Mom’s Choice Award-Winning book, 33 Family Conversations about Global Challenges. 33 Family Conversations About Global Challenges provides parents with conversation starters about problems that are going on around the world, addressing topics such as pollution, global warming, poverty, gender equality, food waste, identity, and much more. It explains global challenges in straightforward terms and offers positive advice for how the reader can help change the world for the better. Keep reading to find out more about Constanze and how her award-winning book and company came to life!   Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Erin Zinkhan

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We were privileged to speak with Mom’s Choice Award-winning Author Erin Zinkhan, who wrote the parenting book Tiny But Mighty Baby. Tiny But Mighty Baby is a parents’ guide to navigating their child’s diagnosis of intrauterine growth restriction that combines medical knowledge with intimate parent stories that guide the reader through the complex medical terminology, technology, and loss of normalcy associated with a diagnosis of growth restriction. Tiny But Mighty Baby is a vital resource for any parenting or caretaker struggling to understand their child’s diagnosis of intrauterine growth restriction. Keep reading to find out more about Erin and how she came to write such an insightful book! Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Joan Ruddiman, EdD

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers! Mom’s Choice is always proud to share the accomplishments of our Honorees. In an interview with our multi-Mom’s Choice Award-Winning author Joan Ruddiman, EdD, we get to hear not only about her personal background but also how she came to write her award-winning book, Little Children, BIG Feelings! Read More

Interview with Mom’s Choice Award-Winner Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

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Hello, Mom’s Choice readers! Thank you for joining us for yet another interview in our series. For this interview, we were able to speak with Laurie Hollman, Ph.D., the author of the MCA award-winning book Playing With Baby: Research-Based Play Birth To One Year. In Playing With Baby: Research-Based Play Birth To One Year, Dr. Laurie Hollman explains to her readers the dozens of stimulating and imaginative ways infants play from birth to one year. Multiple illustrations in words and pictures are backed up by fascinating cutting-edge research about how play promotes infants’ development and a secure attachment between mother and baby. This interview is packed with crucial information and a must-read for new mommies! Keep reading to find out more about Laurie and her award-winning book, Playing With Baby: Research-Based Play Birth To One Year! Read More