10 parenting rules Kate Middleton swears by

Ever wonder what kind of mom the Duchess of Cambridge is? We read Kate’s favourite parenting book to find out how she’s raising Prince George and Princess Charlotte.

Modern guide to motherhood /

How does one raise a prince and princess? Well, Kate Middleton gave the world a peek into her parenting style when she sent a letter to the author of The Modern Mother’s Handbook: How to Raise a Happy, Healthy, Smart, Disciplined and Interesting Child, Starting from Birth telling her how much she loved the book. The anonymous author, who refers to herself as the Modern Old-Fashioned Mom, was obviously delighted that the Duchess of Cambridge is such a fan of her book. She has two kids (like Kate) and wrote the book in hopes of offering practical advice for new moms on raising kids from infancy to teens — clearly Kate is thinking ahead. There is some advice in the book that we would suggest moms ignore (you don’t have to breastfeed, like the author says), but there are a lot of good tips that are worth following.


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