Topic - Mary Ann Zoellner

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM
Related Stories
  • New book battles tiger mom syndrome with laughs

    One mom lured her daughter to bed _ at age 8 _ with a trail of chocolate chips up her townhouse stairs. Another found herself on the floor of a plane screaming "Save the Jelly Bellys!" They spilled as she fed them to her preschooler to fend off in-flight earache meltdowns.

More Stories →

Quotations
  • "Even the helicopter moms and tiger moms have their shitty mom moments. Maybe they missed their daughter's fifth ballet practice that week or were five minutes late to her piano lesson," said co-writer Mary Ann Zoellner. "The whole idea of the book is to just give yourself a break."

    New book battles tiger mom syndrome with laughs →

  • "Some weeks you can do it all. Some weeks you can't do it all. Some weeks we're shitty moms. Some weeks we're shitty wives. Some weeks we're shitty producers," she said. "It's really all about laughing at those less-than-perfect moments."

    New book battles tiger mom syndrome with laughs →

Happening Now