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Entries by Maria Rodale from 11/2012

How to Write a Novel in a Month (The Easy Way!)

| Posted 11.02.2012 | Books

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels November is National Novel Writing Month and in honor of that, I thought I'...

On Sandy and Leadership

| Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics

This is my first blog post since Sandy swept through and my last blog post before the election on Tuesday...so I have some stuff to say. Let's face ...

Still Undecided...about Climate Change?

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Huffington Post

by guest blogger Wendy Gordon, pioneer in the green consumer movement I doubt it. In fact, according to a study conducted by researchers at Yale an...

Still Undecided...about Climate Change?

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Green

by guest blogger Wendy Gordon, pioneer in the green consumer movement I doubt it. In fact, according to a study conducted by researchers at Yale an...

Kale Salad with Lemon Dressing

| Posted 11.07.2012 | Huffington Post

Once, at ABC Kitchen in New York City, I had an amazing kale salad. So I thought I'd give it a try to replicate at home. Imagine my surprise when my kids went from saying "Do I have to try it?" to "This kale salad is delicious!

Death by Medicine

| Posted 11.08.2012 | Healthy Living

by Diana Zuckerman, PhD, president of the National Research Center for Women & Families Imagine that you took a medication on the advice of a...

I'd Like to Thank the Academy...

| Posted 11.09.2012 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels Confession: Sometimes while sitting on the couch and sipping my morning co...

The Magical Power of People Poop

| Posted 11.12.2012 | Green

Every once in a while I see something that stops me in my tracks. This time it was a report I saw in our internal library abstracts that told of a n...

Top 3 Yoga Poses to Build Strength

| Posted 11.13.2012 | Health and Fitness

by guest blogger Kathryn Budig, international yoga teacher and writer When Women's Health Magazine approached me about writing The Big Book of Yoga...

Happy 25th Anniversary, Social Venture Network!

| Posted 11.14.2012 | Green

Twenty-five years ago my Dad was still alive and the world felt like a different place, even though it wasn't. Twenty-five years ago, he took me wit...

6 Seasonal Foods That Fight Fat

| Posted 11.15.2012 | Healthy Living

By guest blogger Lisa Drayer, RD, nutritionist and author Yes, fat keeps us warm, protected, and alive. But too much of a good thing can be, well, ...

Royal Watching and Royal Reading

| Posted 11.16.2012 | Women

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels Fun fact: I was almost Mrs. Prince William and thus the future Queen of Engl...

The Lance Armstrong Pile-On

| Posted 11.19.2012 | Healthy Living

Let's get something straight from the start. I've never met Lance Armstrong. I've never worshipped him, either. And my family owns Bicycling Magazin...

Sweet Solutions: How To Have A Guilt-Free Holiday Season

| Posted 11.20.2012 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer The sugar wars are on, and the truth is becoming more bitter and less sweet...

Why I Eat Meat

| Posted 11.21.2012 | Healthy Living

For some reason, many people are surprised when they find out I am not a vegetarian. Oh, I've tried it over the years and I've considered it serious...

Pomegranate Salad

| Posted 11.26.2012 | Huffington Post

My nephew had a Spanish girlfriend once, and she made a salad similar to this one for Christmas. November and December are a perfect time of year fo...

5 Ways to Transform Your Stress Response

| Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Doc Childre, internationally renowned stress expert It's no secret that a lot of people are experiencing increased stress these...

Nana's Kugel

| Posted 11.28.2012 | Huffington Post

This Thanksgiving I had two daughters tell me I was remiss in not having Nana's Kugel recipe on my blog for them to find and look up to make. I have...

5 Secrets to a Joyous No-Weight-Gain Holiday

| Posted 11.29.2012 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition It's the holidays, and even the most st...

How to Turn Your Home into a Writing Retreat

| Posted 11.30.2012 | Healthy Living

by guest blogger Maya Rodale, author of smart and sassy romance novels I do my best writing when I'm alone in hotels. In other words, when I am fr...