"Eat up all your spinach so you grow up big and strong!" Growing up "big and strong" is the clichéd gold medal of achievement waiting at the end of a happy, healthy childhood. The Best family -- otherwise known as "The Strongest Family in the World" -- may be taking that old idiom to the extreme.
Recently featured on an episode of TLC's My Crazy Obsession, the Best family's fixation on strength can be traced back to dad Nick's traumatic years as a short and skinny kid in high school. Short and skinny, that is, until he started lifting weights (and had a growth spurt). TADA! Lifting weights = Happiness. 4ever.
Anyway, whatever floats that guy's boat. If he wants to dedicate his life to lifting things up and putting them down, that's cool. Except Nick now has young children, and, well, let's put it this way: