Barbara Hannah Grufferman

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Archive for June, 2010

COMPASSION. IT’S SO EASY. WHY ISN’T THERE MORE OF IT?

The other day I was in a taxi going to visit a friend in the hospital. The taxi pulled up behind a car to let me out. The driver of the car in front was an elderly man, who had an equally elderly woman in the passenger seat. As fast as he could humanly go, the driver got out, walked around . . . Read More

Museum of Modern Art Summer Luncheon

New York, NY I was invited to be the Luncheon Keynote Speaker at the Modern at MOMA to talk about how following the advice of the experts I interviewed for “The Best of Everything After 50” changed my attitude about aging. > See photos from the Event.

THE BEST OF EVERYTHING AFTER 50 “WOMAN OF THE WEEK” — DENISE TAYLOR TREMAINE: “THE TOP TEN THINGS I LEARNED SINCE TURNING 50″

What a difference a decade makes. Just ask “Woman of the Week” — Denise Taylor Tremaine (the photo to the left was taken this week). In the decade before turning 50 (which she did just a few weeks ago!) Denise started to experience alot of what many of us go (or suffer) through — weight gain, menopause, insomnia, fatigue, and . . . Read More

WHAT’S THE NEW MAGIC BULLET?

Yeah, you know . . . the new “new thing”. The latest and the greatest. The one new diet that’s really going to work (this time.) The new anti-wrinkle cream, hair conditioner, makeup, way to lose weight, fastest route to getting toned. The magic bullets. I’m feeling grumpy about this because I know, from very personal experience, that there are . . . Read More

American Medical Association (AMA) Alliance Annual Meeting

Chicago, IL I will was the Luncheon Keynote Speaker at this wonderful event, which convenes doctors and their spouses each year. > See Photos from the Event

“Meet the Masters” Event at the Laura Geller Studio

> See The Poster The Laura Geller Studio New York, NY Hosts Laura Geller, Dr. Doris Day and I had a terrific evening eating, drinking, talking and trying on makeup! We welcomed over 200 women to the event!

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