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Do you have a low level of anxiety and overwhelmed feeling much of the time? I do. My fast-paced, always-on, text and email-filled days can make for the opposite of the calm, peaceful existence I ...

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Deep Work: Rules For Focused Success in a Distracted World

Cal Newport’s book, Deep Work, has positively impacted me and shifted my thinking. …all activities, regardless of their importance, consume your same limited store of time and attention. If you service low-impact activities, therefore, you’re ...

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10 Must-Read Books for Parents of Boys

Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys, Dan Kindlon, Ph.D. and Michael Thompson, Ph.D. Raising Boys, Third Edition: Why Boys Are Different–and How to Help Them Become Happy and Well-Balanced Men, Steve Biddulph The ...

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15 Books for a Happier, More Purposeful Life

    12 Simple Things DownloadSubscribe to my weekly emails, and I'll send you my 12 Simple Things Parenting Tips for a Happier, More Connected Family.​envelopeGET PARENTING TIPS NOW I love books, especially ones that ...

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Helpful Books for Raising Daughters

I wish these books had been available when my girls were younger, but they’re here now. I’ve learned from these books what it’s like to be a girl growing up in the 2010s. This is ...

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Feel like you don’t have enough time to do what you really want to do? Read Off the Clock!

Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done by Laura Vanderkam My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’ve been obsessively telling everyone about this quick read. If you, like me, feel a bit “at war” ...

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