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Chicken Soup For The New Mom's Soul: Touching Stories About Miracles Of Motherhood

by Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Jack L. Canfield

Chicken Soup for the New Moms Soul is a collection of stories from the hearts of mothers, old and new, about the most amazing and profound experience in a woman's life: the birth of her first child. Its a time of fear, excitement, and exhilaration. Inside this book, you'll read about the unique love, the unbreakable bond, and unforgettable moments between mother and child; the pride and joy in seeing your childs first smile, hearing his first word, and the long-awaited milestones like sleeping through the night and potty training. The stories in this book allow you to revel not just in your own experiences but in those who have gone before you. Laugh out loud, be inspired, and gain a sense of confidence as you read these amazing stories. Most important, discover that you are not alone in your journey through motherhood firsts. As you read this collection of poignant, silly, and even embarrassing stories, you will gain the courage and strength in knowing that you are a wonderful mother.

Chicken Soup for the Beach Lover's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Peter Vegso

Open your heart to the magic found at the water's edge ...There are many places we can go to enjoy time with friends, to have an action-packed vacation, or to enjoy a little solitude, but none of them have the same ability to soothe our souls as the beach. Perhaps it's the magic portrayed by children building sand castles or the gentle sounds of lapping waves on the shore. Chicken Soup for the Beach Lover's Soul is filled with recollections of special moments that will be appreciated by anyone who has been mesmerized by the spell of the ocean. Color photos of magnificent beach destinations across the United States, from the quaint, historic surroundings of Cape May, New Jersey, to the sultry scenes of Big Sur, California, capture the magic of America--from sea to shining sea. This unique compilation conjures up memories of family beach outings, the joy of finding a spectacular seashell, young love discovered on the sand, and mature love rekindled at the seashore. Join us on this journey of beaches far and near and remember the fun and excitement you found there, and be inspired to create new memories.

Chicken Soup for the Beach Lover's Soul: Memories Made Beside a Bonfire, on the Boardwalk and with Family Friends

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Peter Vegso

Open your heart to the magic found at the water's edge. There are places we can go to enjoy time with friends, to have an action-packed vacation, or to enjoy a little solitude, but none of them have the same ability to soothe our souls as the beach.

Chicken Soup for the Cancer Survivor's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell-Autio Beverly Katherine Kirkhart

More than 100 cancer survivors share their personal stories in this touching new collection of Chicken Soup. These heartwarming accounts of courageous people who found the power to battle cancer in their endless hope, unwavering faith, and steadfast determination will inspire you to adopt a positive attitude, discover your faith, and cherish every moment. Just what the doctor ordered for healing your body, mind, and soul.

Chicken Soup for the Cancer Survivor's Soul: 101 Stories of Courage and Inspiration from Those Who Have Survived Cancer

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell

More than 100 cancer survivors share their personal stories in this touching new collection of Chicken Soup. These heartwarming accounts of courageous people who found the power to battle cancer in their endless hope, unwavering faith and steadfast determination will inspire you to adopt a positive attitude, discover your faith and cherish every moment. Just what the doctor ordered for healing your body, mind and soul.

Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell-Autio

These stories will deepen your Christian faith by helping you practice Christian values in your daily life: at home, at work, and in the community. This collection will open your heart to the experience and expression of more love in your life and will remind you that you are never alone or without hope, no matter how challenging and painful your circumstances may be.

Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul: Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spirit

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell

From the Book Jacket: "What an awesome celebration of God's love for each of his children! Read Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul anytime, but especially when you need a heavenly hug." Joan Wester Anderson author, Where Angels Walk and Where Wonders Prevail "'God created man/" someone once suggested, 'because he liked stories.' When Jesus spoke, he spoke most often in parables. This collection continues the tradition of faithful people telling stories of their experience of God met in the routine of life. I laughed and cried as I read them. In story after story I recognized the thread of divinity woven into the fabric of life. A treasure for Christians who love to hear and tell stories." Michael Lindvall author, The Good News from North Haven "Your walk with Christ will be enhanced every single day as you open the pages of this spirit-filled book." Glenna Salsbury professional speaker, author, The Art of the Fresh Start

Chicken Soup for the Christian Teenage Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Kimberly Kirberger Nancy Mitchell-Autio

For teens who make God an integral part of their lives, teens who are sorting through doubts about whether God really cares about them, and teens who don't know God at all, Chicken Soup for the Christian Teenage Soul may be one of the most influential books they'll ever read.These stories about love, friendship, forgiveness, making a difference, courage, dating, and lots more show how God is at work in teenagers' lives. Teens share stories about how God has given them the courage to cope with the tough stuff, the joy to live a fulfilling life, the strength to persevere when they feel alone, and the love and confidence they need to feel good about themselves. This very special volume will also help them to use other teens' experiences to build a stronger relationship with God. For teens tempted to use drugs, alcohol, or other substances, Chicken Soup for the Christian Teenage Soul can be a lifeline to God. They will know that God cares what they think when it feels as if no one else does, and that He loves them no matter what.

Chicken Soup for the Christian Teenage Soul: Stories of Faith, Love, Inspiration and Hope

by Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Kimberly Kirberger Jack L. Canfield Nancy Mitchell-Autio

These stories about love, friendship, forgiveness and courage, show how God is at work in teenagers' lives. This very special volume will also help them to use other teens' experiences to build a stronger relationship with God.

Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Leann Thieman Nancy Mitchell-Autio

Christian women who make God and family a priority in their life will love Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul, an affirming collection of stories that share the miracles that are possible when their hearts are open to God. This wonderful new addition is filled with compelling real-life accounts of how women from all denominations were buoyed by their faith during incredibly challenging circumstances: amazing women who maintained faith in God's divine plan instead of succumbing to fear and doubt; caring women who offered compassion instead of criticism when others needed help; and dedicated women who chose the righteous path when there was an easier one to take.With chapters on God's Healing Power, Friendship, Making a Difference, Challenges, A Matter of Perspective, Miracles, Insights and Lessons, and The Love of a Family, this faith-filled collection will encourage Christian women to follow Jesus' example on their walk through life.Like a favorite passage from Scripture, this book will offer hope, support, and inspiration to Christian women.

Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul: Stories to Open the Heart and Rekindle the Spirit

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Jack L. Canfield Nancy Mitchell Autio

Christian women who make God and family a priority in their lives will love Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman's Soul, an affirming collection of stories that share the miracles that are possible when their hearts are open to God.

Chicken Soup for the Expectant Mother's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell

Every year, millions of women wait with anticipation as they watch their test strip change from white to pink, thus beginning the awesome adventure of becoming a mother. This Chicken Soup book will find a place in the loving hearts and anxious minds of expectant mothers (and some fathers, too!). Written by expectant mothers, veteran moms, and fathers-to-be, these stories relate the physical, emotional, and spiritual joys and challenges of each stage of motherhood, from "barely showing" to the awkward last months, from labor and delivery to watching and caring for Baby.Some stories offer hope when the pregnancy isn't medically perfect; others offer light-hearted humor to cope with weight gain, morning sickness, and other pregnancy woes; and still others offer words of wisdom for the seemingly daunting responsibilities of choosing a name, going through labor, and bringing a new life into the world. By relaying the insecurities and triumphs of a variety of moms and moms-to-be--including multiple births, premature births, adoptions, and single-parent families--this book will tug at the heartstrings and ease the fears of any expectant mother, regardless of her situation. Chapters include: Special Moments, Delivery Day, Challenges, On Adoption, Advice from Others, For Expectant Fathers, and The First Few Years. Chicken Soup for the Expectant Mother's Soul will be a must-have on every baby-shower gift list, and an essential requirement for every birthing bag.

Chicken Soup for the Father and Daughter Soul: Stories to Celebrate the Love Between Dads and Daughters Through the Years

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Leann Thieman Nancy Autio

An inspirational anthology of stories and reflections celebrate diverse aspects of the loving relationships between fathers and their daughters as they evolve from infancy through the later years.

Chicken Soup for the Father & Daughter Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Leann Thieman Nancy Mitchell-Autio

Celebrating every little girl's childhood hero and the special dad and daughter bond From the first time a daughter grasps dad's hand and says her first words, to the day she moves out on her own, the bond between a father and daughter is ever evolving: Dads go from childhood heroes into feared inspectors of boyfriends to the sage friends of adulthood. Daughters mature from perfect little angels into rebellious teens to accomplished women who are dads' pride and joys. Chicken Soup for the Father and Daughter Soul celebrates this wonderful relationship with stories about childhood, the trying years of adolescence, the poignancy of leaving home, and even the years when daughters often become caregivers. The stories in this special volume are sure to evoke the fondest of memories and rekindle the bond between dads and their little girls.

Chicken Soup for the New Mom's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery

Chicken Soup for the New Mom's Soul is a collection of stories from the hearts of mothers, old and new, about the most amazing and profound experience in a woman's life--the birth of her first child. It's a time of fear, excitement, and exhilaration. Inside this book, you'll read about the unique love, the unbreakable bond, and unforgettable moments between mother and child; the pride and joy in seeing your child's first smile, hearing his first word, and the long-awaited milestones like sleeping through the night and potty training. The stories in this book allow you to revel not just in your own experiences but in those who have gone before you. Laugh out loud, be inspired, and gain a sense of confidence as you read these amazing stories. Most important, discover that you are not alone in your journey through motherhood "firsts." As you read this collection of poignant, silly, and even embarrassing stories, you will gain the courage and strength in knowing that you are a wonderful mother.

Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul

by Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell Jack L. Canfield Nancy Mitchell Autio Heather Mcnamara Katy Mcnamara Patty Mitchell

For younger sisters who look up to an older one, older siblings who tolerate a younger sister tagging along, or the brother who knows full well that girls can wrestle as well as any boy can, this book celebrates the sisters in our lives.

Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul 2

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Kelly Zimmerman

Celebrate the sister-to-sister bond in all its wild, wacky, poignant, and inspirational glory. She saw you through bad hair days, big hair days, and your (first) gray hair day. She was chief shopping consultant for your first training bra, your wedding dress, and your post-maternity jeans. She is your sister, your friend, your confidante. Revel in all that she brings to your life with Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul 2, a heartfelt and uplifting collection of more laugh-out-loud stories that will help you remember the good times as well as touching stories that illuminate how she's helped buoy you through tough times. This keepsake collection will touch your heart the way only your sister can.

Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul 2: Celebrating Love and Laughter Throughout Our Lives

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Kelly Mitchell Zimmerman

Celebrate the sister-to-sister bond in all its wild, wacky, poignant and inspirational glory. She saw you through bad hair days, big hair days and your (first) gray-hair day; she was chief shopping consultant for your first training bra, your wedding dress and your post-maternity jeans -- she is your sister, your friend, your confidante. Revel in all that she brings to your life with Chicken Soup for the Sister's Soul 2, a heartfelt and uplifting collection of more laugh-out-loud stories that will help you remember the good times as well as touching stories that illuminate how she's helped buoy you through tough times. This keepsake collection will touch your heart the way only your sister can.

Chicken Soup for the Soul A Tribute to Moms

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery

"Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it." --William Arthur Ward Sometimes it's hard to find just the right words to tell your mother "thanks." It's like the quote above; if you feel grateful, then you must share your gratitude with the ones you love--especially your mother. Chicken Soup for the Soul: A Tribute to Moms will help you show your thankfulness to the many moms in your life, be it your mother, stepmom, mother-in-law, or even your best girlfriend who is a mother. It's your chance to tell them how much they mean to you and how much you care. And that's what the contributors to this very special book have done. Through their inspiring, moving, and often funny stories, poems, and cartoons, they all pay tribute to their mothers, and their contributions to this very special tribute book speak volumes about their love and admiration for the special person each calls "Mom." Share in their memories and rekindle the memories in your own life. And if you're still finding it hard to come up with the right words to tell your mom how much you love and appreciate her, there's an easy solution: hand her this book, give her a hug and a kiss, and simply say, "Thanks, Mom."

Chicken Soup for the Surviving Soul: 101 Stories of Courage and Inspiration from Those Who Have Survived Cancer

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Nancy Mitchell

The pain of cancer touches many people in various ways. It afflicts the young and the old, the rich and the poor; it does not discriminate. What this book can reveal to you is not only how to deal with cancer but how to deal with all of life's difficulties and make life a more meaningful experience.

Chicken Soup for the Woman Golfer's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Matthew E. Adams

A celebration of the exciting future and explosive growth taking place in women's golf--a powerful mix of hope, perspective, insight, and humor for the fastest-growing segment of the game From pioneers like Mickey Wright, who topped the money list more than four decades ago, and Nancy Lopez, who made the Hall of Fame by age thirty, to seventeen-time LPGA Champion Dottie Pepper--lady golfers have inspired and entertained many with their ambition and drive for the sport.

Chicken Soup for the Working Mom's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery

Mom's work is never done Whether you work full time or part time, in an office or from your home, or are a stay-at-home mom, Chicken Soup for the Working Mom's Soul is for you. The stories found in this heartwarming book are from women who, day in and day out, juggle and balance their careers and their families. Whether it's a busy day at the office, followed by music lessons and baseball practice, preparing dinner, or helping with homework, then snuggling and tucking in the little ones, life for a working mom is a busy one. But it is also an enriching and rewarding life, and the stories shared in this book by working moms will show you that it's not important to be "Super Mom" all the time, just some of the time!

Chicken Soup for the Working Mom’s Soul: Humor and Inspiration for Moms Who Juggle It All

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery

The stories found in this heartwarming book are from women who, day in and day out, juggle and balance their careers and their families.

Chicken Soup for the Working Woman's Soul

by Jack Canfield Mark Victor Hansen Patty Aubery Mark Donnelly Chrissy Donnelly

Whether she is a corporate executive or a factory worker, an entrepreneur or a "mompreneur," today's woman is an integral part of the workforce and the American Dream. Women have made inroads in many professions that were once the domain of only men while juggling the many demands of work and family. From the woman who manages a staff of fifty, to the mother who choreographs the comings and goings of a family of five, women are the ultimate multitaskers. This collection celebrates the diversity and special contributions of women in the world of work--their hopes, their dreams and aspirations, and their accomplishments. This very special book also acknowledges the important and often unappreciated women in the homeplace through stories of stay-at-home moms for whom raising children was their most important task. These tales recognize the vital contributions of women who find their reward in devoting their lives to their families instead of collecting a paycheck. Chapters include: All in a Day's Work; Balancing Work and Family; Teamwork; Special Moments, and more, and each shares the trials of working women and the special joys that achieving career dreams can bring. Readers will laugh, cry, and nod in agreement as they connect with women who are not just making a living, but making a life.

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