The many faces of Andrea Kihlstedt
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My Silent Decry of “Idiot” Chased Her Away From the Table

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In the heat of the political season, I'm finding it difficult to talk with people who don't share my views. Even as I try to frame a comment or question in a non-judgmental way, my brain quietly inserts "You idiot" at the end of each sentence. For example, I found myself sitting across the table from a … read more »

Don’t Let Anyone Steal Your Joy


If you've been reading this blog for a bit, you know that I walk most mornings at Saint Mary's Park in the South Bronx. Walking to the park on school days, I'm often struck by fathers and mothers dropping their small children off at school. The pride and love and hope are palpable. Perhaps this sense is … read more »

Should You Be Flattered or Outraged by Unwanted Advances?

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One Word Makes a World of Difference

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IMPORTANT! It’s Time to STOP Undermining Hillary Clinton

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Plan Your Life with the Altitude Planning Framework

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Three E-Mail Offerings to Enrich Your Life

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See Something, Say Something?

On my way … read more »

A Sobering Life Lesson: Don’t Wait Til It’s Too Late

When my … read more »

Are You in Charge of Your Life?

It's one … read more »