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Reading List: Writing a Woman’s Life

Reading List: Writing a Woman’s Life In case you missed our last BookWisdom salon at BookWoman bookstore, here’s the list of books that I recommended. Maybe it will inspire your holiday gift giving list! Carolyn Heilbrun, Writing a Woman’s Life Isadora Duncan, My Life Julia Child, My Life in France May Sarton, A Journal of […]

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Turn Your Performance Goals into Learning Goals

Turn Your Performance Goals into Learning Goals Here is my duh-aha! moment for the day, from Keith Ferrazzi’s new book, Who’s Got Your Back: The Secret to Finding the 3 People Who Will Change Your Life. (If you don’t know Ferrazzi, he is also the author of Never Eat Alone. That book, a soulful approach […]

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‘The Unlikely Lavender Queen’ by Jeannie Ralston

‘The Unlikely Lavender Queen’ by Jeannie Ralston There’s no substitute for a good book. It brings us back to our quiet selves, to the present moment, to the paper between our fingers. And it can send us away from ourselves, into places and lives that we may never encounter in real life. Here’s one for […]

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‘The Clutter Diet’ by Lorie Marrero

I love Lorie Marrero‘s new book, The Clutter Diet: The Skinny on Organizing Your Home and Taking Control of Your Life. On this diet, I can still eat chocolate! A certified professional organizer, Lorie takes a calm, practical approach to the art and science of getting organized. No extreme makeovers here, no starvation injunctions. Just […]

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