From the bestselling author of Toxic Friends, Little White Lies, Deep Dark Secrets, and Tripping the Prom Queen comes a book with comprehensive advice on how to avoid certain pitfalls and dilemmas that many women face on the road to raising daughters. In this book readers will learn:
*To create boundaries that are strong but not suffocating
*How to avoid the trap of material indulgence
*How mothers overemphasize beauty
*How fixated mothers are on food and weight
*How mothers give mixed messages about sex and romance
*How mothers send confusing messages about achievement and ambition
*The myth of the "model family"
Susan Shapiro Barash's provocative new book examines the most difficult challenges any woman faces when raising daughters.