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Kirkus says Savvy Auntie is "Communal childrearing at its finest"

Kirkus says Savvy Auntie is "Communal childrearing at its finest"

If you don’t know, Kirkus Reviews is one of the most well-respected literary review outlets. Kirkus reviews just 500 books each month from the hundreds more released. My book, SAVVY AUNTIE: The Ultimate Guide for Cool Aunts, Great-Aunts, Godmothers and All Women Who Love Kids (William Morrow / HarperCollins) is one Kirkus reviewed. The review will be published on March 15th, but here’s a sneek peak…

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My Happiness Project

My Happiness Project

Exactly a year ago, I read The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin. As this book about Gretchen’s year-long journey to add more happiness to her life was climbing The New York Times Bestsellers list (it made it to #1!) , I was inspired to continue my own happiness project with full gusto…. And now Gretchen shares her happy thoughts about my book.

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