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Fussbusters on the go : strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler, Carol Baicker-McKee

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Fussbusters on the go : strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler
Title
Fussbusters on the go
Title remainder
strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler
Statement of responsibility
Carol Baicker-McKee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Baicker-McKee, Carol
Dewey number
  • 796
  • 649.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV182.8
LC item number
.B33 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Family recreation
  • Preschool children
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Fussbusters on the go : strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler, Carol Baicker-McKee
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Contents
Un-Erring Those Errands -- Make Like a Boy Scout and Venture Out Prepared -- Grocery Store Games: Shop 'N' Play -- Shopping Stickum: Stay Together Strategies -- Shopping on the Incentive Plan: Enticements and Rewards -- Shopper, May I? and Other Foot Un-Dragging Remedies -- Speed Shopping Strategies: Whipping Through without Whining -- "Look with Your Eyes, Not with Your Hands" and Other Entries in the Parents' Essential Shopping Phrasebook -- It's Done with Mirrors: The Magic Trick of Distracting Kids in the Dressing Room -- Can't You Hold It Until We Get Home? Visiting the Potty Wherever You Go -- High Anxiety: Elevator/Escalator Issues -- The Toy Store Tango: Tips for Those Difficult Shopping Experiences -- The Ins and Outs of In and Out: Surviving a Series of Short Errands -- Wait Gain -- Just Seeing Half the Picture and Other Paper and Pencil Play -- Blindfolded Auto Racing: More Paper and Pencil Games -- Name That Clink! and Other Guessing Games -- Penny Pile: Coined Games -- Straw Votes: Things to Do with Stuff on the Table -- Memorabilia: Recall for Fun -- Penny School and Other Moving Waiting Games -- Charades, Jr.: Figure-It-Out-While-You-Move Games -- Mirror, Mirror in the Chair: Quiet Imitation Games -- Bouncers and Ticklers Too -- Reading Rooms: Marian Librarian to Go -- Zoomers: Choreographed Movement -- Whispering 101: Volume Control and Lipper Zippers -- Butt Glue Sticks: Sit Still Strategies -- Sign Language: How Your Child Can Tell You Important Things Like "I'm About to Pee My Pants!" without Making a Public Announcement -- Church Mice and Putty-in-Your-Hand: Emergency Props -- Surviving Doctors' Offices, Hairdressers, and Other Places Your Child Hates -- Dry Runs: Dress Rehearsals and Instant Replays -- Groomer-Soothers: Gentle Touches for Rough Times -- Finger Creepers: Touchy-Feely Distractions -- Puppet Pals: Friends-in-Need -- Doctor, Doctor, I Declare! You Can See My Underwear -- Sleepy Puppy and Other Pain Management Strategies -- Pricker Presents: Lights at the End of the Tunnel and Other Coping Mechanisms -- Sara's a Sandwich: Buck-Up Games -- Open Why? Dentistry without Pain in the Buttinski -- Introducing the Hair Fairy and Other Trim Tactics -- No-Toy Joy: Finding Amusements at Great-Aunt Ethel's and Other No-Fun Places -- Warning: I'm Packing! An Emergency Comfort Kit -- Going on Outings without Going out of Your Mind -- Stopping at the Expectation Station: Program Previews -- Oh, the Places You'll Go! Best Bets with Young Kids -- Red Shirting: Avoiding Those Embarrassing "Will the Parents of_____" Announcements -- The Buddy System: Friends Make It Fun -- We're Going Bear Hunting! Answers to "Why Did We Come Here?" -- First Watch: Audience Dress Rehearsals and Other Viewing Readiness Tips -- Fan-Tastic! Short Spectator Strategies -- Hello, Uncle Beasley! Rituals and Traditions for Regular Stops -- Buy Me Some Peanuts and Cracker Snacks! Eating, Eating Everywhere -- Slide Rules and More Guidelines to Go -- Uncrowding and Other Re-Comforts -- Gestapo Tactics for Gift Shops: Keeping Your Sanity or at Least Your Credit Cards in Your Wallet -- Don't You Hate It When the Kids in the Car Go Whine, Whine, Whine? -- No Cows in the Front Seat and Other Important Rules of the Road -- Safety Seat Savvy: Boosts for Booster Use -- Wiggles for Squirm Worms: Ideas for When You're Driving Miss Energizer Bunny -- Tales R Us: Stories to Go -- Red Light Magic Spells and Love Bug Hugs: Driving Traditions -- "This Is the Song That Never Ends" and More Drive-By Singing -- Car Talk: It's More Than Chitchat with Click and Clack -- Truth or Goof? and Who Said That? -- Finger Fun: Staying out of the Devil's Workshop -- Stirring and Stirring My Brew: Quickie Car Sillies -- Pre-Boarding: Waiting Safely and Contentedly -- Step Right Up! All Aboard and End of the Line Strategies -- The Kids on the Bus Go ... With Luck, Not Out of Their Minds from Boredom -- Houston, We Have Some Problems! and Maybe Some Solutions! -- Getting There Can Be at Least 10 Percent of the Fun -- Anticipation/Preparation: Planning for Peace and Prosperity -- Packing for Pleasure: What to Remember Besides Underwear and Toothbrushes -- Totes of Note: What to Carry On or Carry In -- Journey-Wear: Outstanding Outfits and Puppy Tags -- Ready to Roll: Good-Byes, Good Pees--and Good Luck! -- Frustration Station Master: Surviving Airports and Other Departure Points -- Food to Go: Keeping Tummies Happy with Fewer Stains, Cavities, or Ants -- Sit-Able: Tips for Tushes and Tempers -- Barf Baggage: Riding Out Motion Sickness -- How to Say "No, We're Not There Yet!" without Clenching Your Teeth: Smile-Posts and Advent Clocks -- My Silly Aunt Sally and Other Thinking Games -- And May the Blue Cars Win! Looking Games -- Glow Worms and Raindrop Races: Activities for Special Situations -- Plane Speaking: Ears, Fears, Sneers, and Pee-ers -- When You're Sentenced to Life on the Road -- Home-Instead-ing: Creating Home-for-Now Comfort Wherever You Go -- Flex Time: Schedule Adjustments and the Traveling Blues -- Mark That Room! New Way Finders -- Happy-Tizers: Meals Out Can Be In--Sort Of -- Traveling Hygiene: Getting Clean with No More Tears (Than Usual) -- "I've Peed in Pennsylvania!" Flushing Away Traveling Potty Issues -- "But I Can't Poop in Poughkeepsie!" Flushing Away Plumbing Clogs and Leaks -- Accommodating Roommates and Other Sleeping Arrangement Solutions -- Snuggy Buggy Rubbies and Humpty Dumpty Habit-Breakers: Settle Down Strategies to Go -- Travels with Ted-Ted: Taking Care of Loveys and Other Valuables -- Looking for the Wiggle Room: Where and How to Play When You're Away -- Danger Ranger, Jr.: Safety Tips for Home-Away-from-Home Dangers -- Because You Didn't Go All That Way Just to Listen to Incessant Whining, Did You? -- Wee-Minders: The Rules of Pleasure -- Look Out! Don't Fall in the Tourist Traps! Beware the Evil Have-Tos -- "I Said 'Smile and Look Happy,' Dang Nabbit!" Surviving Photo Ops -- Sooth-enirs: Comforting Memories to Take Away -- It's All Relative: Getting Along When Getting Together -- Cheap and Easy Smile-Finder List: Top Ten Ideas for Almost Anywhere -- Hey! There's Nothing Here But Sand and Water! Sanding Down Rough Beach Issues -- No-Scream Sunscreen: Almost -- Happy Trails: Walking with Less Whining -- The Prep Step: What to Do Before You Head to the Amusement Park -- Looking for Wheeeee! The Psychology and Physics of Fun -- Whistle While You Wait: Line Games -- We Are Not Amused: Dealing with Problems -- Minor Disaster Management -- Separation Anxieties: Sticking Together Strategies and Emergency Responses -- Cooler Heads Prevailing: Temperature Control Tactics -- Tooth Fairy Finders and Other Tips for Special Occasion Problems -- Pomp and Special Circumstances: Helping Your Child Manage Ceremonial Obligations -- A Pox on Your Vacation: When Illness Strikes -- Have the Sense to Get Out in the Rain! Weathering Bad Weather -- Feel Betters: TLC after Sunburns, Bites, Stings, and Bleedies -- Scared Tactics: How to Un-Frighten and Re-Encourage -- Home Remedies for Homesickness: What to Do When Your Kid Feels Blue -- The Best Disappointments in Life Aren't Free: Coping When Things Don't Turn Out as Expected
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 265 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035085163
Label
Fussbusters on the go : strategies and games for stress-free outings, errands, and vacations with your preschooler, Carol Baicker-McKee
Link
Publication
Contents
Un-Erring Those Errands -- Make Like a Boy Scout and Venture Out Prepared -- Grocery Store Games: Shop 'N' Play -- Shopping Stickum: Stay Together Strategies -- Shopping on the Incentive Plan: Enticements and Rewards -- Shopper, May I? and Other Foot Un-Dragging Remedies -- Speed Shopping Strategies: Whipping Through without Whining -- "Look with Your Eyes, Not with Your Hands" and Other Entries in the Parents' Essential Shopping Phrasebook -- It's Done with Mirrors: The Magic Trick of Distracting Kids in the Dressing Room -- Can't You Hold It Until We Get Home? Visiting the Potty Wherever You Go -- High Anxiety: Elevator/Escalator Issues -- The Toy Store Tango: Tips for Those Difficult Shopping Experiences -- The Ins and Outs of In and Out: Surviving a Series of Short Errands -- Wait Gain -- Just Seeing Half the Picture and Other Paper and Pencil Play -- Blindfolded Auto Racing: More Paper and Pencil Games -- Name That Clink! and Other Guessing Games -- Penny Pile: Coined Games -- Straw Votes: Things to Do with Stuff on the Table -- Memorabilia: Recall for Fun -- Penny School and Other Moving Waiting Games -- Charades, Jr.: Figure-It-Out-While-You-Move Games -- Mirror, Mirror in the Chair: Quiet Imitation Games -- Bouncers and Ticklers Too -- Reading Rooms: Marian Librarian to Go -- Zoomers: Choreographed Movement -- Whispering 101: Volume Control and Lipper Zippers -- Butt Glue Sticks: Sit Still Strategies -- Sign Language: How Your Child Can Tell You Important Things Like "I'm About to Pee My Pants!" without Making a Public Announcement -- Church Mice and Putty-in-Your-Hand: Emergency Props -- Surviving Doctors' Offices, Hairdressers, and Other Places Your Child Hates -- Dry Runs: Dress Rehearsals and Instant Replays -- Groomer-Soothers: Gentle Touches for Rough Times -- Finger Creepers: Touchy-Feely Distractions -- Puppet Pals: Friends-in-Need -- Doctor, Doctor, I Declare! You Can See My Underwear -- Sleepy Puppy and Other Pain Management Strategies -- Pricker Presents: Lights at the End of the Tunnel and Other Coping Mechanisms -- Sara's a Sandwich: Buck-Up Games -- Open Why? Dentistry without Pain in the Buttinski -- Introducing the Hair Fairy and Other Trim Tactics -- No-Toy Joy: Finding Amusements at Great-Aunt Ethel's and Other No-Fun Places -- Warning: I'm Packing! An Emergency Comfort Kit -- Going on Outings without Going out of Your Mind -- Stopping at the Expectation Station: Program Previews -- Oh, the Places You'll Go! Best Bets with Young Kids -- Red Shirting: Avoiding Those Embarrassing "Will the Parents of_____" Announcements -- The Buddy System: Friends Make It Fun -- We're Going Bear Hunting! Answers to "Why Did We Come Here?" -- First Watch: Audience Dress Rehearsals and Other Viewing Readiness Tips -- Fan-Tastic! Short Spectator Strategies -- Hello, Uncle Beasley! Rituals and Traditions for Regular Stops -- Buy Me Some Peanuts and Cracker Snacks! Eating, Eating Everywhere -- Slide Rules and More Guidelines to Go -- Uncrowding and Other Re-Comforts -- Gestapo Tactics for Gift Shops: Keeping Your Sanity or at Least Your Credit Cards in Your Wallet -- Don't You Hate It When the Kids in the Car Go Whine, Whine, Whine? -- No Cows in the Front Seat and Other Important Rules of the Road -- Safety Seat Savvy: Boosts for Booster Use -- Wiggles for Squirm Worms: Ideas for When You're Driving Miss Energizer Bunny -- Tales R Us: Stories to Go -- Red Light Magic Spells and Love Bug Hugs: Driving Traditions -- "This Is the Song That Never Ends" and More Drive-By Singing -- Car Talk: It's More Than Chitchat with Click and Clack -- Truth or Goof? and Who Said That? -- Finger Fun: Staying out of the Devil's Workshop -- Stirring and Stirring My Brew: Quickie Car Sillies -- Pre-Boarding: Waiting Safely and Contentedly -- Step Right Up! All Aboard and End of the Line Strategies -- The Kids on the Bus Go ... With Luck, Not Out of Their Minds from Boredom -- Houston, We Have Some Problems! and Maybe Some Solutions! -- Getting There Can Be at Least 10 Percent of the Fun -- Anticipation/Preparation: Planning for Peace and Prosperity -- Packing for Pleasure: What to Remember Besides Underwear and Toothbrushes -- Totes of Note: What to Carry On or Carry In -- Journey-Wear: Outstanding Outfits and Puppy Tags -- Ready to Roll: Good-Byes, Good Pees--and Good Luck! -- Frustration Station Master: Surviving Airports and Other Departure Points -- Food to Go: Keeping Tummies Happy with Fewer Stains, Cavities, or Ants -- Sit-Able: Tips for Tushes and Tempers -- Barf Baggage: Riding Out Motion Sickness -- How to Say "No, We're Not There Yet!" without Clenching Your Teeth: Smile-Posts and Advent Clocks -- My Silly Aunt Sally and Other Thinking Games -- And May the Blue Cars Win! Looking Games -- Glow Worms and Raindrop Races: Activities for Special Situations -- Plane Speaking: Ears, Fears, Sneers, and Pee-ers -- When You're Sentenced to Life on the Road -- Home-Instead-ing: Creating Home-for-Now Comfort Wherever You Go -- Flex Time: Schedule Adjustments and the Traveling Blues -- Mark That Room! New Way Finders -- Happy-Tizers: Meals Out Can Be In--Sort Of -- Traveling Hygiene: Getting Clean with No More Tears (Than Usual) -- "I've Peed in Pennsylvania!" Flushing Away Traveling Potty Issues -- "But I Can't Poop in Poughkeepsie!" Flushing Away Plumbing Clogs and Leaks -- Accommodating Roommates and Other Sleeping Arrangement Solutions -- Snuggy Buggy Rubbies and Humpty Dumpty Habit-Breakers: Settle Down Strategies to Go -- Travels with Ted-Ted: Taking Care of Loveys and Other Valuables -- Looking for the Wiggle Room: Where and How to Play When You're Away -- Danger Ranger, Jr.: Safety Tips for Home-Away-from-Home Dangers -- Because You Didn't Go All That Way Just to Listen to Incessant Whining, Did You? -- Wee-Minders: The Rules of Pleasure -- Look Out! Don't Fall in the Tourist Traps! Beware the Evil Have-Tos -- "I Said 'Smile and Look Happy,' Dang Nabbit!" Surviving Photo Ops -- Sooth-enirs: Comforting Memories to Take Away -- It's All Relative: Getting Along When Getting Together -- Cheap and Easy Smile-Finder List: Top Ten Ideas for Almost Anywhere -- Hey! There's Nothing Here But Sand and Water! Sanding Down Rough Beach Issues -- No-Scream Sunscreen: Almost -- Happy Trails: Walking with Less Whining -- The Prep Step: What to Do Before You Head to the Amusement Park -- Looking for Wheeeee! The Psychology and Physics of Fun -- Whistle While You Wait: Line Games -- We Are Not Amused: Dealing with Problems -- Minor Disaster Management -- Separation Anxieties: Sticking Together Strategies and Emergency Responses -- Cooler Heads Prevailing: Temperature Control Tactics -- Tooth Fairy Finders and Other Tips for Special Occasion Problems -- Pomp and Special Circumstances: Helping Your Child Manage Ceremonial Obligations -- A Pox on Your Vacation: When Illness Strikes -- Have the Sense to Get Out in the Rain! Weathering Bad Weather -- Feel Betters: TLC after Sunburns, Bites, Stings, and Bleedies -- Scared Tactics: How to Un-Frighten and Re-Encourage -- Home Remedies for Homesickness: What to Do When Your Kid Feels Blue -- The Best Disappointments in Life Aren't Free: Coping When Things Don't Turn Out as Expected
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 265 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035085163

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