The Tiger Mother In Us

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

By now, you’ve surely heard about the infamous Wall Street Journal article entitled “Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior,” based on Amy Chua’s new book, The Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother….

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A Tale of Two Failures…

Friday, January 21, 2011

I’m a little late to the party, but this is the first of two separate posts I’ve written about the whole “Tiger Mom”controversy: I was in a celebratory mood….

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Hark, the Shopping Angel Sings?

Thursday, December 2, 2010

It’s that time of year again, and if your stores are anything like mine here in Chicagoland, it’s been that time of year for quite a few weeks…

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What Is Your Family’s Mission?

Monday, November 15, 2010

I was blessed to come across this post in the Twitterverse, and its author, Patricia Jones, has graciously allowed me to use it here. She and her husband both…

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Why Mothers Judge One Another

Monday, November 1, 2010

Last week, I had the good fortune to spend time with my friend Jennifer Jao, whose story appears in The Missional Mom. She is a physician and a research…

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