We are featured in an article on Today.com discussing French and American parenting styles. Check it out! Bébé wars, part deux: What real French moms love, and hate, about American parenting
Could Alexandre be so advanced that we have headed into the terrible two’s before we are even 18 months old? I don’t recall the other kids being quite so difficult or demanding, and, naturally… I am inclined to consider the one big parenting difference between Alex and the “big kids:” his bilingual upbringing. While 18 […]
As Alex turned one, I struggled with the decision to return to work. I know full well what challenges this will pose for us on our bilingual journey. His peers, childcare providers and social circles will all speak English. Will my time in the mornings, evenings and weekends be enough for Alex to keep growing […]
Babies in their second month of life are the ultimate challenge for parents: sleepless nights accruing at an exhausting pace, an emerging baby personality that is not always as complacent as the once sleepy newborn, and for me – keeping up with our bilingual baby challenge. Happily, I was inundated with articles and research sent to […]
This is one of the cutest little Frenchies in the world! Complete with English subtitles, even you non-francophones will adore her.
Being a maman to kids from (almost) newborn to “tween” means having a very diverse set of interests in our home. For the moms of “bigger” kids, this video is sure to be a hit. If your kids like Super Mario Bros or Mario Kart as much as mine do, they will love this French […]
With the summer reaching its final stage as August looms around the corner, I wonder how many Moms are ready for “back to school” already. Even though school brings homework and class projects and parent volunteers and sports schedules, there is something to be said for that structured routine that (let’s be honest) gets the […]