Bringing Up Brits

How to tame the tiger parent

How to tame the tiger parent

When I was 12 and 13 I babysat regularly every weekend for two families with babies the same age. One of the moms spent her days showing flash cards to her baby and using educational tools and toys to interact with her baby. The other mom did not. Over the few years I spent with […]

How much do we conform?

How much do we conform?

Over the past few weeks there have been a number of articles in the national press about Pamela Druckerman’s book called French Children Don’t Throw Food. A few of my comments were in the Daily Mirror in Tanith Carey’s article – So Why Don’t French Kids Throw Food? Which of course I am thrilled about […]

Tanith Carey and Anita Naik

Tanith Carey and Anita Naik

I just ordered some¬†fantastic books by two British mothers and writers. Very excited! I’ve been meaning to get this book for a while now and i’m so looking forward to reading it. My daughter is 8 and already acts like a teenager sometimes – everything is a drama!! It’s very different parenting boys – my […]