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    Beware the Bumbler

    Just after Thanksgiving, I read this article–The Myth of the Male Bumbler, by Lilil Loofbourow. It’s a timely piece for many reasons. First, it explodes the stereotype of the guy who doesn’t know the…

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    How to Have a Happy Little Thanksgiving

    When I was younger, I always wondered where those giant family gatherings I saw on TV actually occurred. Certainly not in my own home: my parents lived far from their extended families, which meant…

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    Change of Seasons Closet Cleaning

    This post contains an affiliate link for Stitch Fix. If you click through and schedule a fix, I’ll receive a small credit to my account. Thanks!   For the past couple of years, I’ve…

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    3 Empowering Ways to Think About Work

    A few days ago, I mentioned to someone that I’m a professor. “That’s so cool,” she said. “I always wanted to be a teacher.” I pointed out that she already is. She teaches Sunday…

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    How to Work Smarter

    Is it only women who find themselves being asked “How do you do it all?” Generally speaking, the answer to that question is yes. I know for a fact that no one ever asked…

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    Rethinking Decluttering

    If you spend any amount of time on social media, chances are you’ve seen an article about decluttering your home. I’ve written about streamlining your household on this very blog. But I have to…