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Can Love Revive A Wilting Heart?

In her new book, “Every Bride Has Her Day,” Lynette Austin answers that question via Cricket O’Malley and Sam DeLuca who at first glance are the most incompatible couple there is. And to celebrate the release of the book, Lynette is giving away 5 copies of THE

Wedding Day Advice with Lynnette Austin

It’s your wedding day! The day you’ve dreamed of and planned for is finally here…and you’re a wreck. Your mind is busily running through things that need done, things you could have and maybe should have done differently, things that could go wrong. Stop! Take a deep

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: Kate Spade Purses and Watches

Give mom an element of hip and whimsy with Kate Spade New York Cedar Street Straw Satchel ($278), Daisy Lacey Wallet ($178) , Jeweled iPhone Case ($45) and Kate Spade watches ($78-225). All items are available at Macy’s and Bright and buzz-worthy. Deck out your tech

The next generation of an American classic

It’s not always easy for parents to remember what it was like to be a kid. It’s hard to understand why a bug can be so fascinating, or how toy trucks or dolls can entertain one for hours. But if there’s one thing that can take you

When a Reader needs Readers

When you are reading the latest book release you’ve been waiting for, is the print looking like it is getting smaller? Are you moving printed matter farther from your eyes to bring it into focus? A visit to an eye doctor can confirm if you’re experiencing presbyopia,

6 summer sides you never knew you could grill

What image does the word “grilling” bring to mind? Do you envision thick, juicy burgers or steaks? What about sauce-slathered chicken breasts sizzling over coals? Cooking out is one of the great joys of warm weather, but if you leave side dishes out of your grilling plans

A conversation of hope and recovery

Savannah Kerr battled anorexia for 18 years before she hit rock bottom and decided that it was finally time to seek treatment. “Suffering from an eating disorder was so hard, not just on me, but my family as well. It felt like having this dark part of

Book Review: Rivals of Fortune & The Impetuous Heiress by Jane Ashford

Two books in one, “Rivals of Fortune / The Impetuous Heiress” is actually an e-book reissue of Jane Ashford’s classic Regency romance novel. And though approximately 30 years had passed since it first came out on paperback, both stories are as lovable as ever. “Rivals of Fortune”

3 tips to land a job after college

America’s unemployment rate recently hit its lowest level in seven years. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, that’s just in time for 2.8 million graduates with bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees to enter the workforce. However, a college degree does not always lead to gainful