They eat their greens, don't throw tantrums and go to bed on time...
How French mothers' 'tough love' means their children never step out of
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French women are tougher on their children who have fewer tantrums than British and American youngsters, according to a new book.
mother-of-three Pamela Druckerman, who lives in Paris, claims French
children sleep through the night at two months, don't squabble or create
scenes in public, are not fussy eaters and go to bed without any
Now, after spending months observing mothers across the Channel, she has revealed their secrets in the book French Children Don't Throw Food.
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The sun is out, bank holidays are in, we all want to go and explore, although this can sometimes be ruined by the dreaded mistral (p14). But let’s not spoil things. How about a visit to St Jean du Fos (p20) or if you’re feeling more urban, a nice shopping day in Avignon with a healthy tea break (p23) or a visit to an art gallery in Nîmes? (p17) If you’re feeling extra energetic like me, how about entering the Pont du Gard race on 30 June to raise money for a fantastic local charity? Also in this issue, the remarkable story of a simulated space mission by Claire (p18) and a very funny article by Bernice on her pathological inability (or so she says) to learn languages (p22).