Score: 4.5
From 147 Ratings

Bringing Up Bébé


  • Author: Pamela Druckerman
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Genre: Parenting
  • File Size: 3895123 Bytes


The runaway New York Times bestseller that shows American parents the secrets behind France's amazingly well-behaved children, from the author of There Are No Grown-ups. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman had a baby in Paris, she didn't aspire to become a "French parent." But she noticed that French children slept through the night by two or three months old. They ate braised leeks. They played by themselves while their parents sipped coffee. And yet French kids were still boisterous, curious, and creative. Why? How?       With a notebook stashed in her diaper bag, Druckerman set out to investigate—and wound up sparking a national debate on parenting. Researched over three years and written in her warm, funny voice,...

Score: 3
From 103 Ratings

The Blessing of a Skinned Knee


  • Author: Wendy Mogel
  • Release Date : 2001-08-22
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • File Size: 4900033 Bytes


The beloved bestseller that offers a practical, inspiring new roadmap for raising self-reliant, ethical, and compassionate children.In the trenches of a typical day, every parent encounters a child afflicted with ingratitude and entitlement. In a world where material abundance abounds, parents want so badly to raise self-disciplined, appreciative, and resourceful children who are not spoiled by the plentitude around them. But how to accomplish this feat? The answer has eluded the best-intentioned mothers and fathers who overprotect, overindulge, and overschedule their children's lives.Dr. Mogel helps parents learn how to turn their children's worst traits into their greatest attributes. Starting with stories of everyday parenting problems and examini...

French Children Don t Throw Food

French Children Don t Throw Food


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-01-01
  • Genre: Child rearing
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780552779173


French Children Don t Throw Food Book Description :

The book everyone is talking about: how the French manage to raise well-behaved children, and have a life! Who hasn't noticed how well-behaved French children are, compared to our own? *How come French babies sleep through the night? *Why do French children happily eat what is put in front of them? *How can French mothers chat to their friends while their children play quietly? *Why are French mothers more likely to be seen in skinny jeans than tracksuit bottoms? 'Fascintating...gripping...extremely funny...I loved it. It made me want to move to Paris' - India Knight, Sunday Times 'Her book should be dispensed on prescription' -Spectator...

B  b   Day by Day
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

B b Day by Day


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-02-12
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101616994


B b Day by Day Book Description :

À la carte wisdom from the international bestseller Bringing up Bébé In BRINGING UP BÉBÉ, journalist and mother Pamela Druckerman investigated a society of good sleepers, gourmet eaters, and mostly calm parents. She set out to learn how the French achieve all this, while telling the story of her own young family in Paris. BÉBÉ DAY BY DAY distills the lessons of BRINGING UP BÉBÉ into an easy-to-read guide for parents and caregivers. How do you teach your child patience? How do you get him to like broccoli? How do you encourage your baby to sleep through the night? How can you have a child and still have a life? Alongside these time-tested lessons of French parenting are favorite recipes straight from the menus of the Parisian crèche and wins...

Bringing Up B  b
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Bringing Up B b


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698197213


Bringing Up B b Book Description :

The runaway New York Times bestseller that shows American parents the secrets behind France's amazingly well-behaved children, from the author of There Are No Grown-ups. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman had a baby in Paris, she didn't aspire to become a "French parent." But she noticed that French children slept through the night by two or three months old. They ate braised leeks. They played by themselves while their parents sipped coffee. And yet French kids were still boisterous, curious, and creative. Why? How? With a notebook stashed in her diaper bag, Druckerman set out to investigate—and wound up sparking a national debate on parenting. Researched over three years and written in her warm, funny voice, Bringing Up Bébé is deeply w...

Lust in Translation
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Lust in Translation


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008-03-25
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101666920


Lust in Translation Book Description :

Compared to the citizens of just about every other nation, Americans are the least adept at having affairs, have the most trouble enjoying them, and suffer the most in their aftermath and Pamela Druckerman has the facts to prove it. The journalist's surprising findings include: Russian spouses don't count beach resort flings as infidelity South Africans consider drunkenness an adequate excuse for extramarital sex Japanese businessmen believe, "If you pay, it's not cheating." Voyeuristic and packed with eyebrow-raising statistics and interviews, Lust in Translation is her funny and fact-filled world tour of infidelity that will give new meaning to the phrase "practicing monogamy."...

French Parents Don t Give In
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

French Parents Don t Give In


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-02-14
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781448167258


French Parents Don t Give In Book Description :

Parenting advice from French Children Don't Throw Food, now distilled into 100 short and easy tips. In response to the enthusiastic reception of her bestselling parenting memoir French Children Don't Throw Food, Pamela Druckerman now offers a practical handbook that distils her findings into one hundred short and straightforward tips to bring up your child a la francaise. Includes advice about pregnancy, feeding (including meal plans and recipes from Paris creches), sleeping, manners, and more. 'Her book should be dispensed on prescription-' - Spectator...

The Happiest Kids in the World
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Happiest Kids in the World


  • Author : Rina Mae Acosta
  • Publisher : The Experiment
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781615193912


The Happiest Kids in the World Book Description :

Discover how Dutch parents raise The Happiest Kids in the World! Calling all stressed-out parents: Relax! Imagine a place where young children play unsupervised, don’t do homework, have few scheduled “activities” . . . and rank #1 worldwide in happiness and education. It’s not a fantasy—it’s the Netherlands! Rina Mae Acosta and Michele Hutchison—an American and a Brit, both married to Dutchmen and raising their kids in the Netherlands—report back on what makes Dutch kids so happy and well adjusted. Is it that dads take workdays off to help out? Chocolate sprinkles for breakfast? Bicycling everywhere? Whatever the secret, entire Dutch families reap the benefits, from babies (who sleep 15 hours a day) to parents (who enjoy a work-life b...

French Kids Eat Everything

French Kids Eat Everything


  • Author : Karen Le Billon
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2012-04-03
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062103314


French Kids Eat Everything Book Description :

French Kids Eat Everything is a wonderfully wry account of how Karen Le Billon was able to alter her children’s deep-rooted, decidedly unhealthy North American eating habits while they were all living in France. At once a memoir, a cookbook, a how-to handbook, and a delightful exploration of how the French manage to feed children without endless battles and struggles with pickiness, French Kids Eat Everything features recipes, practical tips, and ten easy-to-follow rules for raising happy and healthy young eaters—a sort of French Women Don’t Get Fat meets Food Rules....

Bringing Up Bebe  One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting

Bringing Up Bebe One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting


  • Author : Pamela Druckerman
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
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Bringing Up Bebe One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting Book Description :

The secret behind France's astonishingly well-behaved children. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman has a baby in Paris, she doesn't aspire to become a "French parent." French parenting isn't a known thing, like French fashion or French cheese. Even French parents themselves insist they aren't doing anything special.Yet, the French children Druckerman knows sleep through the night at two or three months old while those of her American friends take a year or more. French kids eat well-rounded meals that are more likely to include braised leeks than chicken nuggets. And while her American friends spend their visits resolving spats between their kids, her French friends sip coffee while the kids play.Motherhood itself is a whole different experie...

Mamaleh Knows Best
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Mamaleh Knows Best


  • Author : Marjorie Ingall
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release Date : 2016-08-30
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780804141420


Mamaleh Knows Best Book Description :

We all know the stereotype of the Jewish mother: Hectoring, guilt-inducing, clingy as a limpet. In Mamaleh Knows Best, Tablet Magazine columnist Marjorie Ingall smashes this tired trope with a hammer. Blending personal anecdotes, humor, historical texts, and scientific research, Ingall shares Jewish secrets for raising self-sufficient, ethical, and accomplished children. She offers abundant examples showing how Jewish mothers have nurtured their children’s independence, fostered discipline, urged a healthy distrust of authority, consciously cultivated geekiness and kindness, stressed education, and maintained a sense of humor. These time-tested strategies have proven successful in a wide variety of settings and fields over the vast span of history....

B  b   Gourmet

B b Gourmet


  • Author : Jenny Carenco
  • Publisher : The Experiment
  • Release Date : 2013-05-02
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781615191697


B b Gourmet Book Description :

Move over mushy carrots and peas: The French teach their children to appreciate new flavors, ingredients, and textures from the first spoonful. No one knows this better than Jenny Carenco, mother of two and founder of leading French baby food brand Les Menus Bébé. In Bébé Gourmet, Jenny shares her popular recipes from Carrot and Cumin Purée to Baby Beef Bourguignon, along with cooking tips and organizational tricks to help you awaken your baby’s taste buds and encourage healthy eating habits. Recipes for lunches, dinners, and snacks are organized by the major stages of development: 4 months, 6 months, 9 months, 12 months and up. Bébé Gourmet features: • Dishes inspired by culinary traditions from France and other international cuisines •...