A Tiger Mom Fights Fat

Parenting books are all the rage these days, but they’ve taken a different turn ever since Amy Chua’s book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom, hit the shelves a year ago and struck a nerve.  These current books aren’t filled with parental angst about the fragile state of a child’s self-esteem or soft lines such as, “Honey, you’re perfect the way you are...”  Instead, the parenting is critical, harsh and results-oriented.In a recent article called “Weight Watchers” in April's Vogue magazine, Dara-L … [Read more...]