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A Letter to My Granddaughter: Bossy Can Be Beautiful

Helen Drinan | Posted 05.21.2014 | Parents
Helen Drinan

Your generation has opportunities that I never imagined when I was your age. You are able to connect in ways I never dreamed possible. I want you to soak up all of this and think about what you have learned about being a strong, educated, thoughtful young woman.

Sheryl Sandberg Embraced 'the Bossy': Shouldn't Our Girls?

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 05.21.2014 | Parents
Joanne Bamberger

Being called bossy is no fun. And I'm all for people not using the word "bossy" as negative shorthand for girls trying to flex their burgeoning leadership skills. But as one friend mentioned to me, maybe a better approach is teaching our girls to "stand up," rather than making them believe we can change the behavior of others.

Wanna Drink Like A Famous Person This Weekend? Follow Tina Fey's Lead.

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.07.2014 | Taste

How to make Funky Juice: Sprite, white wine and ice cubes. Store it in a thermos by your toilet. Don't ask questions.

I Was a Giver for World Book Night 2013

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 06.25.2013 | Books
Lois Alter Mark

My favorite gifts to give - and get - are books. If you're a reader, I don't think there's anything more personal, thoughtful and meaningful than a book someone picked out especially for you.

6 Reasons To Never Go On A Cruise

| Posted 03.02.2012 | Books

By Margaret Bristol for Bookish: Call me a landlubber, but recent disturbing news stories about cruise ships have me reconsidering my vacation plan...

Tina Fey's Rules For Improv... And Your Career

Women 2.0 | Bryce Christiansen | Posted 01.10.2012 | Women

As I finished reading Tina Fey's book Bossypants, I came to a realization. We often don't give comedians enough credit for their business smarts, a...

Amazon's Best-Selling Books 2011

Madeleine Crum | Posted 12.13.2011 | Books

Today, Amazon announced their best-selling books of the year. The list includes first-edition titles, both Kindle and hardcover, that were published i...

Preschool Peer Pressure: Yes, I Only Have One Child

Jessica Berger Gross | Posted 01.08.2012 | Parents
Jessica Berger Gross

When my son was two and all the other mothers were remembering to have a second, I was still exhausted (and breastfeeding) and wanting to find time to write and think and sit down for a minute.

Amazon Announces Best Books Of The Year So Far

financialpost.com | Posted 09.18.2011 | Books

Amazon.ca today announced their annual Best Books of the Year So Far list (http://www.amazon.ca/BestBooks2011). This list represents the top ten best ...

Photoshop Isn't Evil. There, I Said It.

Elizabeth Perle | Posted 08.30.2011 | Women
Elizabeth Perle

What happens when you take Photoshop out of the equation? We're left with models and performers who are still under an enormous amount of pressure to go to enormous lengths to make their bodies look a certain way.

Amazon's Favorite Books Of The Year So Far

AP | Posted 08.27.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — Amazon.com's favorite books for this year so far run the gamut from Fey (FAY') to Z. Editors for the online retailer cite Tina Fey's...

Meet the Hand Model Behind Tina Fey's "Bossypants" Cover

details.com | Posted 07.19.2011 | Books

During Tina Fey's promotional tour for her best-selling memoir, Bossypants, last month, New Yorker editor-in-chief David Remnick asked the comedian ab...

Four Reasons Millennial Women Adore Tina Fey

Jessica Massa | Posted 07.18.2011 | Entertainment
Jessica Massa

Tina Fey has become an incomparable role model for today's young women, intentional or not. How has she won us over? What is she teaching us? Why can't we Millennials get enough of her? Tina, we bow down to you.

Tina Fey, Mothers, Daughters, Sons

Jamie Denbo | Posted 07.13.2011 | Entertainment
Jamie Denbo

Steer him away from forming a band, but not all the way to corporate law. Because most bands have a shelf life, and most corporate lawyers are douchey.

Read "Bossypants" Like A Fancypants

blog.oup.com | Posted 07.09.2011 | Books

Summer heralds many important things: 3D movies, involuntary camping trips, and sidewalk distribution of ice cream samples in tiny disposable cups. Bu...

Mother’s Day Books Your Mom Will Actually Like

flavorwire.com | Posted 07.06.2011 | Books

Listen. Your mom gave birth to you, and you’ve been incredibly ungrateful ever since. Remember when you sneaked out in high school and thought she d...

PHOTOS: HuffPost Editors' Picks, Books We're Loving Right Now

Posted 06.30.2011 | Books

The reporters and editors on the Huffington Post staff are serious book lovers and we wanted to know what they're reading and loving now, hoping that ...

Tina Fey Reveals Secret Behind Tracy Jordan

Posted 06.20.2011 | Entertainment

Tracy Morgan's "30 Rock" character, conveniently named Tracy Jordan, is often thought of as entirely autobiographical. However, as it turns out, there...

Book Review Roundup: Essays By Tina Fey And The Abuse Of Literature

Posted 06.04.2011 | Books

"Bossy Pants" by Tina Fey Los Angeles Times If nothing else, "Bossypants" should make any profile of Fey unnecessary, since it provides, in abun...