Education

A Spoonful Of Sugar?

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14
January 13, 2014
Review of Saving Mr. Banks

I respect the Disney brand, but this brand has whitewashed dark fairy tales that were meant to teach powerful lessons into fluffy entertainment.
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Meredith Vieira Interviewed Me!

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14
October 29, 2013
Felice Shapiro and Meredith Vieira

I had to pinch myself to the point of bruising when I realized I was about to be face to face with Meredith Vieira.
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Your Household Products May Be Giving You Cancer

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2
October 15, 2013
shopping for household products

Women’s cancer prevention starts not with early detection, but with the choices we make as consumers and home managers.
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A Life Of Travel Is Possible

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5
October 8, 2013
traveling after 50

...no matter how old you are or how old your children are.
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Be Smart About Financing Higher Education

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0
October 3, 2013
Financing Higher Education

Do the two words “student loans” make you cringe?
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Letting Go

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14
August 31, 2013
letting go

It's the old tug of war, that push and pull of emotions...wanting them to come back, not wanting them to come back, wanting them to want to come back, but hoping they don't really need to.
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The 4 Critical Steps To Safe Online Dating

4 critical steps to online dating

You will want to read these safety tips carefully, and then send these tips to your adult daughter- with the subject line "important- please read."
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You Need to Be On Twitter. Really.

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0
August 12, 2013
You Need To Be on Twitter Really

When I’m working on my computer and have something to say, I don’t have to pick up my phone or go into my email. I just tweet. leave me any questions below in the comments, and I’ll get back to you.
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Risks Of Sex Over 50: The Surprising Truth

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0
July 11, 2013
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In the last decade AIDS in women over 50 have tripled.
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Touring For Colleges With An Autistic Young Adult

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4
April 2, 2013
Touring For Colleges With An Autistic Young Adult

Mickey understands that college is the step that comes after high school, so “college” is the word we are all using for wherever he goes next.
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Malala: One Small Voice of Change

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3
October 16, 2012
Malala Yousafzai

What would we do if it were our child? Would we encourage her to go out into the lion’s den knowing the risks?
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What about the Kids’ Vote?

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1
September 4, 2012
vote-button

Are our kids destined to vote their families ticket or can they step out and vote their own minds and hearts?
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My Summer Affair with the Library

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0
August 28, 2012
my summer affair with the library

Audio books have become a fixture in my life of late—and not because these 50-year-old eyes are giving out.
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50 Shades of Grey: Let’s Raise the Bar

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12
July 31, 2012
50 Shades of Grey

If I read one more article about 50 Shades of Grey, I'm going to rip out what is left of my already thinning hair.
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Thank You, Gloria Steinem

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2
March 27, 2012
gloria steinem

A while back, my son Adam and I struck a deal. He could stay up late for a Harry Potter flick if he watched a documentary with me called, Gloria in Her Words. The “Gloria” of the title was, of course, Gloria Steinem. Gloria Steinem is what Maya Angelou calls a “shero” of mine.
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Food and Book Club Pairings

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0
November 29, 2011
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Book discussion groups that pair food and literature were at the heart The Book Club Cookbook, our guide to matching recipes with favorite book club titles.
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