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November Book Club: “The Art of Gathering” by Priya Parker

Many of us have experienced the magic of a perfectly orchestrated gathering, where connections flourish, conversations flow, and memories form. But how do we create such moments? We recently discussed the book “The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters” by Priya Parker, which offers a 360-degree view on this subject. Understanding

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October Book Club: “How to Talk So Teens Will Listen and Listen So Teens Will Talk”

One of the most important skills in parenting teens is effectively navigating parent-teen communications. That’s why our October book club pick is “How to Talk So Teens Will Listen and Listen So Teens Will Talk” by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish. These authors are also parents. There are many iterations of these books because parenting

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APRIL BOOK CLUB: “The Good Life: Lessons from the World’s Longest Scientific Study of Happiness”

By Robert Waldinger and Marc Schulz This book is based on a study that began in 1938 when Harvard staffers, Robert Waldinger, the Director of adult development, and Schulz, an associate director. The study, which began in 1938, has followed more than 700 men for over 84 years, making it the longest-running scientific study of

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FEBRUARY BOOK CLUB: “EIGHT DATES: ESSENTIAL CONVERSATIONS FOR A LIFETIME OF LOVE”

Dr. John Gottman and Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman are world-renowned researchers and clinical psychologists and have revolutionized the study of marriage. For nearly five decades they have conducted research on all facets of relationships, including parenting issues. At the Gottman Institute, they developed an approach that not only supports and repairs troubled marriages and committed relationships,

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