Article and Book Reviews

From time to time I will get a book or article review up that has to do with parenting, culture, bilingualism, and children’s/Young Adult books!


Books for Moms or Parents 

Only Love Today by Rachel Macy Stafford

Hands Free Life: 9 Habits for Overcoming Distraction, Living Better, and Loving More by Rachel Macy Stafford

It’s Not Fair by Melanie Dale (This is not necessarily just for moms or parents but a lot of her stories have to do with being a parent and a spouse.)

¿Yo Madre?! Recargada by Rocío Oyanguren (In Spanish)

A Career Girl’s Guide to Becoming a Stepmom by Jacquelyn Fletcher

Women Are Scary: The Totally Awkward Adventure of Finding Mom Friends by Melanie Dale

Motherhood: The Second Oldest Profession by Erma Bombeck

In Mother Words by Susan Byrum Rountree

The Doula Book: How a Trained Labor Companion Can Help You Have a Shorter, Easier, and Healthier Birth by Marshall H. Klaus, John H. Kennell, and Phyllis H. Klaus

The Happiest Baby on the Block: The New Way to Calm Crying and Help Your Newborn Baby Sleep Longer by Dr. Harvey Karp

Living Abroad

 U.S. Taxes for Worldly Americans: The Traveling Expat’s Guide to Living, Working, and Staying Tax Compliant Abroad by Olivier Wagner

Children´s and Young Adult Books

Holes by Louis Sachar


¨A Working Mother´s Plea to the President¨ by Reagan Long

“For Expats Fewer Barriers to Having a Baby Overseas” by Debra Bruno