Eva Mazrieva: An Indonesian tiger mom in the USThe Jakarta Post #Eva_MazrievaJanuary 11, 2019
Tiger mom: Senior journalist and author Eva Mazrieva (left) poses with her children.
She shared her experience of raising triplets and a daughter in her book, I Am a Tiger Mom.
Senior journalist Eva Mazrieva has had to toughen up, creating her own particular parenting systems to manage the see-saw of her life in Washington DC
God invites us to find new ways to solve problems, while at the same time testing our perseverance,’ Eva told The Jakarta Post during a recent holiday and promotional visit to Jakarta.
Her determination to give her father a grandchild was intensified by the tragedy.
She finally fell pregnant after undergoing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) in Singapore.
Eva’s resilience was tested once again when she and her family moved to the US in 2010.
She also discusses the culture shock experienced by her children; they can no longer run around freely in the house because of the limited space, and are unable to play outside the house unaccompanied because of the high risk of kidnapping.
Being a journalist in the US was a different experience for Eva.
‘Both of us work together to do household chores.