Many parents at some point choose to work outside the home for one reason or another. Explaining why their work is important can be difficult for parents to explain to their children. Jennifer Pereyra decided to try to answer her daughter's questions by writting a book about it, and"Mommy and Daddy Work to Make Some Dough" was born.
In the story, Rebeca wonders why her mother and father both leave all day for work while she and her sister are cared for elsewhere. After some confusion about dough, and making money in a factory, Rebeca finally understands that her parents are doing their best to take care of her and her sister.
Books for Children Ages: 5 to 7 years old
Related Discussion Topics: What you as parents do for a living, what your job is like, ways that parents care for their children.
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Children's Book Review Rating*: 4 Stars - Beneficial Book (for parents who are working outside the home)