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Ask Dr. Gramma Karen Offers Advice for Moms and Grandmas

March 26, 2014
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In her new book, Ask Dr. Gramma Karen, advice columnist Karen Rancourt offers help for dealing with the thorny issues that come up between young parents and grandparents.

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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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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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Blunders Board Game Makes Learning Manners Fun

November 25, 2013
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Grandparents play an important role in teaching grandchildren social skills, according to a recent study. How do we teach etiquette in a way that’s fun but not preachy?

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Learn to Forgive for Good

November 11, 2013
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Dr. Fred Luskin’s very readable book will help you understand why we hold onto our grievance stories, why we blame others, and how we can learn to forgive for good.

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Grace, Under Pressure Gives Voice to Autistic Daughter

August 26, 2013
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Sophie Walker helped her daughter find self-esteem by embracing her autism and helped herself overcome depression by training to run a marathon.

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