Monthly Archives: November 2012

Sending Our Children to a Chinese School

So, you may be rather surprised to learn that we decided to put the kids in Chinese kindergarten, after my first post about schooling in China. Actually, all of my fears are still basically the same, except that I do harbor the hope that however they discipline the Chinese children, they’d hold back on the […]

Parenting a Nearly Five-Year-Old in China

Piper has entered a new phase of development that has me feeling exhausted all the time. I’m not sure how to describe it completely, but it’s fight-for-as-much-independence-as-possible-at-all-times. I don’t know if you’ve read “Parenting with Love and Logic” but I really think it’s the best approach to parenting for our family, at least in most […]