The Life Organizer Makes Room for Chaos and Interruption

February 11, 2014
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The Life Organizer by Jennifer Louden is a feminine, heart-based approach to life planning that allows for chaos and interruption without needing to know the “big picture.”

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Breaking Our Addiction to Speedy Lifestyles

February 5, 2014
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Stephanie Brown has identified an addiction that has taken hold of our culture–the desire for “speed” as the path to happiness. She gives us guidelines for slowing down.

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Three Ways to Be Happier at Home

January 28, 2014
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Author Gretchen Rubin offers 3 ways to be happier at home: pay attention to your body, get control of your possessions and get to know yourself and what matters most.

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Does Grandma Have the Right to Spoil?

January 22, 2014
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The most proliferated grandma stereotype is that grandma’s job is to spoil her grandchildren. Moms really don’t appreciate grandmas who believe spoiling is their job.

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Hands Free Mama: Letting Go of Distractions and Perfection

January 15, 2014
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Rachel Macy Stafford had a disease, which she diagnosed herself: The Disease of Distraction. In Hands Free Mama, she shares the cost of that distraction and how to cure it.

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What Is the Job of Grandmothers?

January 7, 2014
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The advice of Downton Abbey’s Dowager Countess of Grantham (Maggie Smith): “It’s the job of grandmothers to interfere!” is so not true and counter-productive for today’s grandmas.

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I Lost My Best Friend Today

December 11, 2013
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I lost my best friend today. She’d been hospitalized for 5 months. We were “spit sisters” for 61 years (we were too chicken to prick our fingers back in the first grade).

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