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Letters fly through the air in our home these days; SAT, DELE, BAC, and IGCSE all mean something in some country. Unlike the challenges of raising a teen in a foreign country, for which there is no guidebook or standard testing procedure.
Some of the differences I’ve experienced raising a teen in a foreign country can be wonderful, like all the international travel these kids get to do.
Evidence of the requisite passion in a relationship is everywhere in France: on television, in the papers, even children declare their undying love to each other in the playground.
My stepson received his first heartfelt love letter aged eight.
They speak the language of love better than any other nation so it comes as no surprise that Cheryl Cole’s relationship with her French beau has seemingly taken a serious turn.
This week it was reported that The X Factor judge and her restaurant owner boyfriend Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini have moved in together despite dating for less than two months. I was charmed by my own Frenchman Pascal in 2007 and married him less than a year later.
The French aren’t interested in what you do, they subscribe to the “work to live” motto and are famous for their 35-hour weeks and gloriously long summer holidays.
3 BAN THE BOOZE Wine o’clock doesn’t exist in France.
Neither do the bucket-sized glasses that appear to have become the norm in British bars and restaurants.
Recently my teen announced that she’d be in three countries in less than a week.
On Monday her class was taking the train for a day trip to the EU headquarters in Brussels, and on Friday she was Madrid bound for another class trip.
My husband has had other women take his mobile phone and key their number into it, all while I’m standing right in front of them.