My wife’s childhood or to be precise: What I actually know of it.
Roughly 27 years ago my wife was born in the small town known as Xi’an. 750 more words
I just finished reading this awesome book about a Chinese mom raising a child titled Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother by Amy Chua. I had read some of the comments and reviews on this book, mostly are saying that this woman, Amy Chua, is a crazy, over-demanding Chinese mother compared to supporting American way of raising kids. 450 more words
Allow me to start by saying this is a difficult book to review, in part because it is a personal account of how Ms. Chua raised her own children, and in part because I question whether I am reviewing the book or the philosophy. 622 more words
This is my first entry at Headless Chicken Running. Therefore, I feel a word or two of introduction is necessary before I jump into my very first post. 959 more words