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In Search of My Last First Date

July 13th, 2010

Author: Linda K. Millerwww.lastfirstdate4boomers.com Reviewed By: Anne Holmes Miller\’s book is subtitled “For Boomers Only – Insider\’s Secrets for Finding Your Soul Mate in Cyber-Space.” Astoundingly, half of the 78 million Baby Boomers in the US are single and searching cyberspace for a mate. Why online? Well one reason is that it offers a searchable gathering place that has no offline equivalent. Take FaceBook, for example: when you set up your profile, you indicate your marital status as well as your reasons for joining the site: ie: friendship, dating, a relationship,... Read More

Finding Your Own True Love with Dr. Diana Kirschner (DVD)

July 13th, 2010

Author: Dr. Diana Kirschnerwww.dianakirschner.com Reviewed By: Anne Holmes Are you looking for love but feeling short on time? Then you\’ll want to catch this 60-minute video featuring love expert, media psychologist and bestselling author Dr. Diana Kirschner. Kirschner has a well established track record when it comes to helping singles and couples find their dream relationships and/or deepen their love. In fact, you\’ve probably seen her on TV. She is the go-to psychologist for TV talk and reality shows, having appeared on Oprah, Good Morning America, Nightline, & Access Hollywood,... Read More

Why Don\’t You Understand – A Gender Relationship Dictionary

June 15th, 2010

Author: Dr. Karen Gail Lewiswww.GenderDictionary.com Reviewed By: Melinda Cianos Looking to dispel confusion in the hotbed of misunderstandings called your relationship? Maybe you\’re one of the lucky ones and communication between you and your significant other is smooth as silk all the time: you are on the same wavelength 24/7 and you never find yourself in the position of having to figure out where the other is coming from. You may be an anomaly, so this little dictionary of sorts is not for you, you\’ve got it. But for the rest of us Dr. Karen Gail Lewis writes Why Don\’t... Read More

Runaway Husbands: The Abandoned Wife’s Guide to Recovery and Renewal

May 25th, 2010

Author: Vikki Stark, M.S.W.www.runawayhusbands.com Reviewed By: Anne Holmes In this book, Vikki Stark shares her painful story and provides plenty of stories from others, as well as, help and support as she writes of “Wife Abandonment Syndrome.” She explains that WAS is a pattern of behavior in which the husband leaves his wife out of the blue, without ever having previously told her he was unhappy with the marriage. And worse, as soon as he leaves – which he may do very publicly – he usually immediately moves in with a girlfriend, and replaces his former caring demeanor with one of anger... Read More

Kaleidoscope Memories – Childhood Stories that Celebrate Family Life

February 18th, 2010

Author: Cindy Oldham, Vicky Ennis, Jenny Steeswww.TideDancer.com Reviewed By: Georgia Richardson As I read Kaleidoscope Memories – Childhood Stories that Celebrate Family Life, I couldn\’t help but think that these authors were surely paying it backwards by collecting and sharing their childhood stories. So many people take life a day at a time never allowing the sweet memories of yesterday to come forward, linger a bit, and fill them up. Not so in this reading journey. Author Cindy Oldham and her sibling co-authors, transport the reader to simpler times where innocents and child-like... Read More

Single – a video documentary about single life in America

September 14th, 2009

Author: Richard Atkinson and Jane Scandurrawww.singlefilm.com/janes-bio.php Reviewed By: Melinda Cianos The burgeoning number of single men and women in the US is indicative of changing gender roles, societal norms, and shift in the economic benefits of marriage. A thoughtful and informative approach to understanding the transformation comes by way of Atkinson and Scandurro\’s Single , a video documentary about single life in America. Featured throughout the 73-minute film are thought-provoking interviews with various professionals: sociologists, psychiatrists, and professors of political... Read More