Transitions: Advice for Maria Shriver

"Like a lot of you, I'm in transition," former California first lady Maria Shriver told thousands of YouTube viewers on March 28. "It is so stressful to not know what you're doing next. I'd like to hear from other people who are in transition... What are the three things that enabled you to get through your transition? After you transitioned, what do you wish you would have known? I wrote a book a long time ago, Ten Things I Wish I Would Have Known Before I Went Out Into The Real World Tell me some things you wish you would have known before you transitioned. Maybe it will help me." ...more

Meditate. We all have our own answers, we just need to uncover what they are. Seriously. Get ...more

The high cost of secrets in Schwarzenegger's affair

Patrick Schwarzenegger, now using the last name of Shriver, may have summed up the shocking collapse of his parents' marriage best in his post on Twitter yesterday:“Some days you feel like s---. Some days you want to quit and just be normal for a bit, yet I love my family till death do us apart. #family”...more

'ARNOLD-HE LAID THE MAID' by Tracey Jackson

 "HE LAID THE MAID"by Tracey Jackson I woke up this morning to Glenn and Taylor yelling, “Arnold Schwarzenegger got the maid pregnant and had a kid by her!”  “Of course he did” was my response. The only surprising element to these types of stories is that they continually surprise people....more

Schwarzenegger, The Good Wife, and Other Stories of Betrayal

News of former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's split with Maria Shriver after 25 years of marriage shocked us last week. Now the other shoe drops, Schwarzenegger admits he fathered a child with a longtime member of household staff over ten years ago....more

Everyday that series becomes more and more pertinant to reality. Former Gov S. should be ...more

Office of the Cheater

by Lianne Castelino They say politics makes for strange bedfellows.  THEY are so darn wise.  Would THEY also know then why so many politicians, Arnold Schwarzenegger being the latest, make such phenomenally poor choices in their bedrooms? What is it with these so called "public servants"?  Do they forget how to serve their own wives and children? How many of them now have we all had to listen to as they flail around in public professing their guilt over extramarital affairs. ...more

Maria Shriver on Alzheimer’s and Women: Hope Over Fear

Try to remember what you were doing a minute ago.  Got it?  Now wrap your brains around this:  In the past minute, another American developed a fatal disease that will slowly erase the personality and a lifetime of memories.  That person will either die with that disease or from it, because there is no cure.  That disease is Alzheimer’s, and it’s a growing national epidemic.  ...more
Thank you for your continued efforts to bring awareness to a disease that wreaks havoc with the ...more

Domestic Violence Awareness Month a Year After the Hudson Murders

Last year during national Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and I mean exactly one year ago on October 28, 2008, I wrote about one of the most disturbing cases with a connection to domestic violence the nation had seen in a while. A tale of horror unfolded, the murders of the mother, brother and young nephew of acclaimed actress and singer Jennifer Hudson. The alleged perpetrator, her sister's estranged husband William Balfour, was later arrested. ...more

Amy I too am speechless.  Being beaten into submission hardly galvanizes the spirit for ...more

Is the Auto Industry a Woman's Nation?

Equal pay, equal housework, and more government obligations to women workers were all on the table at Monday's Center for American Progress conference I attended on live blogger podcast through California First Lady Maria Shriver's report on women in the workforce and the launch of her A Women's Nation website at www.awomans...more

Maria Shriver Answers Questions about The Shriver Report

The findings of The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Changes Everything have caused quite a stir here at BlogHer. ...more

I've been trying since the conference call to access the full report, but the pdf on the ...more

A Reaction to the Shriver Report: Women's Voices For Change

by Diane Vacca, for Women's Voices For Change ...more

I went through to Women's Voices for Change and read your most excellent article, then ...more