Bringing Up Brits

30 things I love about my cross-cultural kids

30 things I love about my cross-cultural kids

They call cookies cookies and not biscuits. They love peanut butter even more than I love peanut butter, and I love peanut butter. I recently watched a movie about an American family who moved to France. They asked where the peanut butter was in the store and were met with scorn. So the British are […]

Pants

Pants

Recently, we’ve had weekly discussions about the word ‘pants’. When my two older children were little, they thought of pants as trousers. Now, they think I’m weird for calling trousers pants and they cringe when I say underpants. They also misunderstand me sometimes when I use the word pants and I sometimes misunderstand them, albeit […]