Don't Sweat the Small Stuff with Your Family
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff with Your Family Author:Richard Carlson Simple Ways to Keep Daily Responsibilities and Household Chaos from Taking Over Your Life — In his number one national bestseller, Don't Sweat The Small Stuff, Richard Carlson, Ph.D., showed listeners how not to let the small things in life drive them crazy. In Don't Worry, Make Money, also a number one bestseller, he discussed ways to have a mor... more »e abundant and joyful life, all while refusing to let financial concerns overcome us.
Now, in Don't Sweat The Small Stuff with Your Family, we hear how not to let small annoyances in our home lives get us down. From defusing kids who are whining or fighting, to working out issues with a spouse, to reducing the hassles over household chores, Richard Carlson tells us ways to make our relationships at home -? the place where it counts most?more peaceful and loving.« less
In this collection of 98 brief essays, Carlson (author of Don't Sweat the Small Stuff ... And It's All Small Stuff) meditates on small, but meaningful ways to avoid being overwhelmed by life, particularly family life. From Number 8: Make Peace with Bickering, to Number 14: Encourage Boredom in Your Children, to Number 72: Stop Exaggerating Your Workload, Carlson's messages serve as reminders for truisms most readers already know but have lost sight of in the bustle of daily life.