Mon, 2 December 2013
Chaos Chronicles 804: Thanksgiving Follow-Up; News to Use on Food Allergies & College Degrees; and A Fashion Query
Lian Dolan's weekly show on Modern Motherhood:
Lian's Follow-Up on Thanksgiving, Pate & Black Friday
News from the Front:
Babies and Food Allergies
College Degrees that make money... and those that don't
Have a Daughter interested in Math and Science? Check out engineergirl.org
Thu, 21 November 2013
Lian Dolan's weekly podcast on Modern Motherhood:
This week: The LA Auto Show press Days become a Take Your Son To Work situation for Lian
Po Culture Round-Up:
Bridget Jones Mad About The Boy
Holiday To Do List
Thu, 14 November 2013
Chaos Chronicles 802: Outsourcing Dinner; Designer and Crafter Extraordinaire Betz White; and are Genetically Morning Person or a night Owl?
On the show today:
Are you a Morning Person? Can you change if you’re not? Please help me help my teenaged son!
Featured Interview with Designer, Author and Crafter Betz White: Find her work here at betzwhite.com
Advice for SnapChat kid: Take the money
Outsourcing your life: Does it make good ecomonic sense to hire help , like lots of help? From the New York Times article. What would you outsource and why?
To Do List: Gourmet Caramel Apples!
Fri, 8 November 2013
Chaos Chronicles 801: Mindfulness and the Family Dinner; Birth Order, Brains & Bitterness and Time to Plant the Tulips
On the show this week
Triumph at the DMV
Can Family Dinners lead to extra Mindfulness? Lian has a theory. To read the article from the New York Times: Mindfulness Getting Its Share of Attention, click here.
To Do List: Time to Plant the Tulips
Wed, 30 October 2013
Chaos Chronicles Returns: Better Classrooms for Boys; Kids, Parents and Online obligations; and childhood anxiety and OCD with author Kristin Radcliffe
The Chaos Chronicles returns! back behind the mic with:
Building better Classroom Environments for Boys from Time.com. Here's a link to : Chisitina Hoff Sommers: 3 Things Schools can do to help Boys Succeed
Kid, Parents and Online Obligations
Willow Wonder: Why Do I Worry: a new book about childhood anxiety and OCD with author Kristin Beckstrom Radcliffe. For more information, click here: http://www.kbradcliffe.com/Willow-Wonders.html
Fri, 30 August 2013
Chaos Chronicles 714: Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, More Keys to Happiness & Deep Fried Bacon-Wrapped Pickles
On this episode:
Lian goes to the County Fair and breake her vow never to eat a Blooming Onion
Updates on Happiness and School Books for Teacher Mona and Prayers for Pastor Jill
Gap Year Growing Pains and To Do List
Thu, 15 August 2013
Today, it's (almost) all about the Happy on Chaos Chronicles. Or at least, the Happier! On the show this week:
A Hot Chocolate Study that made me happy ( for a short time)
9 Ways to take a Bliss Trip, thanks to Health Magazine. The article by Kate Lowenstein is not online but you can find lots of other articles on Healthy & Happy here at health.com. To access and identify your Signature Strengths, the free Values in Action Inventory of Strengths Survey, click here.
Can a website really make you happier? Well, I've ceratingly enjoyed it for the first day of 'sharing happy' with total strangers. Want to join the Happier Community? Click here.
To read more about Happier founder Nataly Kogan, here is an article by here at The Huffington Post. Here's Nataly Kogan's TedX talk and bio.
Plus, a To List assignment for the whole Chaos Crew. Thanks in advance.
Embrace your chaos, Lian
Fri, 9 August 2013
On the show today:
Lian's novel Elizabeth the First Wife zooms up the charts at Nook and Kindle!
An Update on Lessons Learned at BlogHer 2013: Guy Kawasaki; Steamy Kitchen; Producing your own podcast; selling your blog
Book Tour Last Stand at The Book Stall in Chicago
Family Vacation: Block Island, East Hampton, Wesport
My friend's Inn: http://www.oldtowninnbi.com/
Back to School Survey: Who is more excited? You or the kids? according ot Land's End, the answer is...
Mon, 22 July 2013
Chaos Chronicles 711: Live Royal Baby Coverage! Plus, Vacation Readiness; those Wedding shows on TLC and BlogHer2013
Lian jumps on the Royal Baby Watch with Live coverage from her closet. Plus:
My (Short-lived) Life as a Life Coach
Those Awful Wedding Shows on TLC
The Lesson of Cory Monteith and RIPD Bombs
Fri, 12 July 2013
Chaos Chronicles Podcast 710: Royal Baby Predictions; Surprising Mood Boosters; Wedding Dress; and ESPN's Pat Summit Documentary
On this week's Chaos Chronicles:
Lian's Royal Baby Predictions: A Boy named James
Surprising Mood Boosters from O Magazine: Peppermint, Sleep and Surprises
Media Recommendation: ESPN's Nine for IX series. Don't miss Pat XO about Pat Summit. For all of the documentaries in this series, please consult ESPN.