Motherhood Around the World

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17 Surprising Things About Parenting in Brazil

Brynn shares her thoughts on raising a bilingual child, the "no makeup rule" at pre-school and the Brazilian cure for hiccups.

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17 Surprising Things About Parenting in New Zealand

An American mom in Auckland talks double rainbows, walking barefoot, and the wonderful way Kiwis take care of new moms.

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15 Surprising Things About Parenting in Jordan

Kelly talks about falafel for breakfast, grown-up slumber parties and a lovely way to soothe babies.

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15 Surprising Things About Parenting in Iceland

A single mother of two describes wild weather, boiled sheep's head, and geothermal pools.

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18 Surprising Things About Parenting In Thailand

Ciana Hardwick describes her life in Phuket, Thailand with her husband and daughter.

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Parenthood Around the World

10 favorite quotes from our Motherhood Around the World series, including tantrums in Northern Ireland, family beds in India and breakups in Mexico.

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14 Surprising Things About Parenting in Sweden

Angelina Allen de Melo, a ballet dancer who lives in Gothenburg, Sweden, on her family's experience living abroad.

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20 Surprising Things About Parenting in Cuba

Alexandra Oppmann, an American mother of two living in Havana, describes her family's life abroad.

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20 Surprising Things About Parenting in Kenya

Tara Wambugu, an American mom of two young girls living in Nairobi, describes her family's life abroad.

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17 Surprising Things About Parenting in Spain

Freelance writer Adrienne on her life as a mom in Madrid.