Why Chinese Mothers are Superior is an interesting and inspiring piece in the Wall Street Journal. In the excerpt from her book, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, Amy Chua writes about how a regimen of no play dates, no TV, no computer games and hours of music practice creates happy kids.
In the photo, Amy with her two daughters Louisa and Sophia, at their home in New Haven, Connecticut.
Believe it or not, you can improve your concentration and slow down your day-to-day life with meditation without ever uttering the word “chakra.”
All you need is your breath.
Read more on A Guide to Meditation for the Rest of Us at Lifehacker.
"Los Angeles is a large city-like area surrounding the Beverly Hills Hotel." — Fran Lebowitz
From Life magazines feature on Los Angeles landmarks and icons.
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