The Happy Enough Stepmother

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I was on National Public Radio the other day to talk about being a stepmother and paired with an “expert,” a woman named Rachelle Katz, who had written a book, The Happy Stepmother: Stay Sane, Empower Yourself, Thrive in Your New Family (Harlequin).

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How Not to Buy or Lease a Car

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I leased a new car today, and while I am not suffering buyer’s (well, lessee’s) remorse, I am not exactly experiencing new car joy - yet. Quite the opposite, I have that “caving-in stomach” feeling, the kind people get before speaking in public or going for a critical job interview.

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About Sharing Your Dirty Laundry

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I like reading polls in magazine about how often people do the most ordinary things. How many hours a day do you watch television? How many times have you ever lied to your boss? How often do you and your spouse make love?

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Every Care Package is Important

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When a soldier receives a care package it is a huge morale booster. Care Packages are a great way to show a soldier how much you care for them and how thankful you’re for the sacrifice they are making for their country. I wanted to highlight this story I found, Every Care Package is Important, about a Marine Mom and the care packages they have been sending to Iraq.

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