People are talking about Achtung Baby!
Here’s a sample of some of the recent press:
TV / ONLINE VIDEO:
Sara Zaske raised her children in Germany for six years, and wrote about it in her book “Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children.” On TODAY she suggests that kids not be driven anywhere that they can get to on their own, and that they solve their own fights.
Salon Talks: Is German parenting superior? Sara Zaske, author of “Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children,” joins Salon’s Alli Joseph to break down her process of fostering independence in youth and decreasing “mom guilt.”
America may be the land of the free, home of the brave, but it’s Germany whose children display independence and whose parents have the courage to take a step back, Sara Zaske writes in Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children
When Sara Zaske’s 7-year-old daughter came home from school asking for matches, Zaske’s response was just what you would expect from an American parent: “Why?”
Daily Mail (UK)
Let your children run free — German style: A mother shares how moving country gave her children permission to be themselves