Melissa Balmain

Melissa Balmain

Reaching Goals: A Telling Tale of Two Teams

By Melissa Balmain | May 3, 2013

Forget arm patches and nicotine gum. When my friend Terry decided to quit smoking 10 years ago,

Home, Sleek Home

By Melissa Balmain | March 22, 2013

You know that moment when your home is freshly de-cluttered and you think, “Wow! This pla

Two Little Words That Pack a Punch(line)

By Melissa Balmain | February 15, 2013

As usual, my 13-year-old is lounging with our cats at bedtime, ignoring my reminders to head up

Thank You, Downtown Abbey– I Feel Rich!

By Melissa Balmain | January 8, 2013

With Valentine’s Day coming up, what better time to celebrate the most thrilling new love

Deciding to Decisively Decide

By Melissa Balmain | December 11, 2012

Scary but true: I spent as much time picking out my coffee table as I did picking a name for ei

Katie Couric is America’s… Adrenaline Junkie?!

By Melissa Balmain | November 13, 2012

For many talk-show hosts, a studio audience is an invitation to navel-gaze—to share every

Bouncing Back

By Melissa Balmain | March 13, 2012

No matter what troubles you face, at work or at home, it’s worth asking youself one quest