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“I Have Two Comfort Activities, and I Feel They Are Intertwined: Exercising and Cooking.”

Happiness interview: Hilary Reyl. The brilliant (and gorgeous, not that it matters) Hilary Reyl has been a friend of mine since college, and I’m thrilled that her fabulous debut novel, Lessons in French, has just hit the shelves. It’s a coming-of-age story, and all such stories touch deeply on happiness. It draws somewhat on Hilary’s own adventures in France — …


“I Have More Faith That I’m Not So Different From Everyone Else.”

Happiness interview: Pamela Druckerman. I first heard about journalist and author Pamela Druckerman when her book Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting came out–it really struck a chord with many parents. Now she has a new book, Bébé Day By Day: 100 Keys to French Parenting, which hits the shelves next week. I find …