Motherhood Around the World

15 Surprising Things About Parenting in Iceland

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

18 Surprising Things About Parenting In Thailand

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

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.

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.

20 Surprising Things About Parenting in Cuba

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

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.

17 Surprising Things About Parenting in Spain

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

16 Surprising Things About Parenting in South Korea

Elise Hu-Stiles, an NPR correspondent and mother of two, on her family's life in Seoul.

16 Surprising Things About Parenting in the Netherlands

What it's like to raise a child in Amsterdam.

24 Surprising Things About Parenting in the United States

In our Motherhood Around the World series, we talked to American moms…