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Tips For Adulthood: Five Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’ve never been much for self-help...

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Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover

On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a...

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Why Garry Shandling’s Death Made Me Cry

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  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’ve never been much for self-help books. As a general rule, I don’t read a lot of non-fiction. And for a long time I think I was a bit of a snob where self-help books were concerned, thinking they were somehow low brow. I was wrong. In […]

    Posted on May 25, 2016 0 comments
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons To Get A Makeover

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I’m not exactly what you’d call a girly girl. I hate shopping, I rarely purchase clothes and I only really began wearing make up regularly four years ago when I started my most recent job. So when my 22 year-old niece recommended me for a free makeover/photo shoot, […]

    Posted on May 4, 2016 2 comments
  • Why Garry Shandling’s Death Made Me Cry

    From time to time, I’ve indulged in an exercise where I pretend that I’m famous and am being interviewed for one of those glossy magazine profiles where they ask you to list things like your favourite meal or your favourite film. When they get to the question where they ask about my favorite comedian, I’ve […]

    Posted on March 28, 2016 0 comments
  • Five Things David Axelrod Taught Me About The 2016 Primaries

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood. I don’t normally read a lot of non-fiction. I have a particular allergy to popular books about politics – especially biographies and auto-biographies – as I tend to find them hagiographic in the first instance and self-congratulatory in the second. So when my 84-year-old mother – who […]

    Posted on February 24, 2016 1 comment
  • Tips For Adulthood: Five Reasons to Start Swimming

    On occasional Wednesdays, I offer tips for adulthood: I’m rarely an evangelist for anything athletic. While my kids and my husband are all very sporty, I just wasn’t born with that particular gene. (My best “sports” are bowling, ping pong and pool, if that gives you any sense for my athletic prowess.)  But like so […]

    Posted on January 27, 2016 0 comments