What Exactly Is Slow Love?

I'm frequently asked, What exactly is slow love? And I'm frequently stumped for a quick reply. How to explain something that is not a thing? It is, rather, a feeling; perhaps, even, a state of being, more a process, or an approach to life. But with the publication of my memoir, Slow Love: How I Lost My Job, Put on My Pajamas, and Found Happiness, in paperback -- yippee! -- and with the sudden realization that I've been tending the Slow Love Life blog for more than a year -- wow! -- I thought I'd make a series of deliberate attempts to answer the question, So just what is slow love?...more
this resonates deeply with me and I completely agree with all of it. Well written and ...more

Dominique Browning's Journey to Slow Love

Have you ever found yourself suddenly unemployed? I have. So has Dominique Browning. The difference between the two of us is that my reaction was to chop off my hair and Browning's was to write a book about it -- Slow Love: How I Lost My Job, Put on My Pajamas and Found Happiness. She's clearly the more savvy of the two of us. ...more
I'm totally with Dominique that nothing beats a good pair of pajamas on a bad day. I don't have ...more

Read an Excerpt from BlogHer Book Club Pick Slow Love

Ever struggled with loss of identity? Been too wrapped up in your work? Dominique Browning, former editor-in-chief of House & Garden magazine, describes getting fired in this excerpt from her memoir (and BlogHer Book Club pick), Slow Love. Read more about Slow Love and join the discussions!...more

Slow Love: Get to Know Author Dominique Browning

Author Dominique Browning is the former editor-in-chief of House & Garden magazine and the author of BlogHer Book Club pick Slow Love, her memoir about life lessons she learned after her magazine folded in 2007....more