For women in perimenopause or menopause, whether or not to take estrogen is one of the biggest challenges faced. Is it safe? Which one? What route? How much? How long? I recently interviewed Dr. Jehoshua
Brain Pickings by Maria Popova - Kirstin Butler is writing an adaptation of Gogol for the Google era called Dead SULs, but when not doing the work spends far, far too much time on Twitter. She currently lives in Cambridge, MA.
How a numbered list can start a personal revolution. Some days everyone needs a little extra encouragement. The words or lines or colors don’t want to come, or worse, we don’t even want to sit down to
“Do not amend by reasoning, but by example; approach feeling by feeling; do not hope to excite love except by love.” “Anxiety is love’s greatest killer,” Anaïs Nin admonished.“It creates the failures.
A new book from Princeton Architectural Press surveys gorgeous “passive” houses that adhere to an emerging standard of sustainability. Do you live in a green home? If you’re like me, you’ve probably done
One who tries to stand on tiptoe cannot stand still. One who stretches his legs too far cannot walk. One who advertises himself too much is ignored. One who is too insistent on his own view finds few agree
“Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get — only with what you are expecting to give — which is everything.” After those collections of notable definitions of art, science, and philosophy,
“Character — the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life — is the source from which self-respect springs.” For the past half-century, Joan Didion (b. December 5, 1934) has been dissecting