Archive for January, 2010

A Quick Trip to CT — by Robin


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Happiness — by Robin


I caught a gal on the Today Show this morning, and it got me thinking. It was Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project, a new memoir in which she chronicles her quest for happiness and what she's learned that perhaps others might benefit from.I was immediately drawn in.She is ...

Some Things Never Change — by Cara


When I read Jamie’s blog a couple days ago, I was taken back to the days when my son would fight going to sleep any chance he’d get. Back in the days of toddlerhood, nothing, and I mean practically nothing would cajole this boy to sleep. To make matters worse, ...

Losing Sleep over Losing Sleep — by Jamie


I hate bedtime. Not my bedtime—I actually long for the moment I’m able to crawl under the covers and go to sleep. But Jayda’s bedtime is a completely different story.From the moment she was born, Jayda was a horrible sleeper. Even when she was just a tiny infant, everyone joked ...

GUEST BLOG POST: "FORWARD" – by Gigi Garner, author, Girl Talk; Celebrities and Other Extraordinary Women Share Their Secrets


(I call this the “FORWARD” because this book is about moving ahead, learning, evolving and bettering ourselves and each others’ lives.)I am not a professional interior designer, teacher, nanny, travel agent, cook, housekeeper, gardener, or beauty consultant. I am probably just like you and every other woman out there who ...

Generations — by Robin


This past weekend, my 91 year old dad came to stay with us, as he does often when his live-in aide goes home some weekends. He sleeps on a cot in Seth's room, and I've always felt that it was a nice bonding experience for the two of them.It's getting ...