Parenting Category

My French Parenting Love Affair

  My new vocabulary list from Bringing up Bebe: bêtise (beh-teeze) – a small act of naughtiness cadre (kah-druh) – frame, or framework. A visual image that describes the French parenting ideal: setting firm limits for children, but giving them tremendous freedom within those limits. doucement (doo-ce-mahnt) – gently; carefully. education ( eh-doo-cah-see-ohn) – upbringing. The way that […]

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Take Five

Warning: this post might get a little mushy.   I don’t know if it is the blustery day outside, the fact that my baby just turned six months old or that she has two new little pearly whites in her mouth, it’s probably a combination of all three; but I’ve been feeling extra nostalgic lately. […]

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Au Naturale

  So this last week was National Breastfeeding Week, I know what you’re thinking, this is a thing? I didn’t know either, but I guess they have a day or week for hot dogs, doughnuts and slurpees, so I shouldn’t be too surprised. I don’t think I would have ever known about this “holiday” if […]

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