Beyond “Tiger Parenting”

Sunday, April 13, 2014
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I still remember the moment on Twitter a few years ago, when a¬†Wall Street Journal¬†tweet caught my eye with these inflammatory words: “Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior.” Within…

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Lessons Learned from an Overseas Trip

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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Apologies for taking a while to post lately, but I’ve been in Scandinavia! =) My hope for either myself or my family this year was to go on…

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Success for Our Kids…At What Cost?

Thursday, February 14, 2013
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We recently hosted friends from New York City for dinner, who came with their two young daughters in tow. The elder, a precocious four-year-old who can easily speak…

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What’s Wrong With Settling?

Friday, September 14, 2012
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Yesterday, I was talking with one of my sons about friends who are planning to enter into the mission field soon. I was sharing my excitement for their…

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Giving Up Clutter for Lent, Part Four: Clutter Wins. Or Does It?

Friday, March 23, 2012
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A few days ago, I had about 90 minutes, maybe 2 solid hours if I was lucky, to do as I pleased. My youngest son, who requires the…

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Giving Up Clutter for Lent, Part Two

Friday, March 2, 2012
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We are a little over a week into Lent, and in this post I wanted to address some of the lessons I have begun to learn as we…

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