How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm giveaway
Could you cope without a pushchair for your toddler? Or without nappies or baby wipes for your eight-month old? Does the thought of a 10pm bedtime for your pre-schooler bring you out in a cold sweat? These are just a few of the parenting practices around the world which are explained in the new book How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm.
Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother describes How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm as: "A captivating book, filled with some genuinely useful (jaw-dropping) child-rearing tips from all over the world."
For any parent weary of the so-called 'expert advice' peddled in books and on TV, How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm lifts the lid on how other cultures parent their children, with some interesting – and surprising –insights.
Mei-Ling Hopgood explores how mums and dads in other countries approach such issues as bedtime, potty training, healthy eating and playtime squabbles and offers some fascinating new perspectives on how to do things. This inspiring, engaging and fun read proves that there are many ways to be a good parent - and more than one way to raise a child.
Buy How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm here.
Mei-Ling Hopgood was born in Taiwan, raised in Detroit, spent seven years living in Buenos Aires and had both of her daughters in Argentina. She has worked as a freelance journalist for a number of publications including National Geographic Traveler and Marie Claire. She is also an associate professor at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.
Find out more about Mei-Ling here.