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Holiday cards can be a great way to keep in touch with friends and relatives, but there are some people in your life that honestly shouldn’t make the list. Rob talks to his friend mommylite blogger Sarah Maizes about how she came to the decision to leave one former friend off her card list this [...]

These days websites like Facebook and Google allow you to easily find others with the same name as you. Rob calls up another Rob Sachs to find out what he’s all about. He then talks about his experiences with Tamara Keith.

In this episode Rob talks to GQ’s Style Guy Glenn O’Brien about how to handle pants rips, popped buttons, and snags in your clothes. O’Brien says it’s all about knowing a great re-weaver to rescue you from your wardrobe malfunction.

Rob gets the low down on how to battle head lice from Abigail Rosenfeld, aka “The Head Lice Lady of Brookyln”. Rosenfeld has been doing battle for close to 30 decades and reveals her techniques for ridding yourself of these pesky bugs.

Rob delves deeper into indignity of head lice with Madeleine Brand. Brand shares some [...]

Rob interviews with Rabbi Chanan Feld, a mohel based in Berkeley on how to act a bris (Jewish circumcision ceremony).

In the Jewish faith a “bris” or circumcision is a family event that celebrates a baby boy’s entering into a life of Judaism. While the ceremony is joyous, it can also be an awkward experience for [...]

It’s a situation you never want to be in, being on a date and having your ex show up. Rob talks with relationship expert Amy Spencer about how to handle this awkward encounter and what to do if you’re the dumper or the dumpee

Dogs will be dogs, but that doesn’t mean they can’t learn to behave properly. Rob gets clued in on how to handle everything from wayward pooping, to crotch sniffing to leg humping from Victoria Stilwell host of Animal Planet’s, “It’s Me or the Dog.” He then discusses his findings with NPR’s Mike Pesca.

We’ve long been told never to talk to strangers — but what about when you’re alone at a cocktail party or bored in line at the bank? Rob chats with Gretchen Rubin, the blogger behind The Happiness Project, for tips on how to strike up a conversation with strangers without freaking them out.

Getting a massage should be relaxing and hopefully spiritually uplifting, that is if you’re willing to let yourself go. In this episode Rob talks about getting a professional massage from Jennifer Robinson of Relax & Rejuvenate with NPR’s Alison Bryce who herself is a former massage therapist.

People who live in apartments and condos know that nothing can be more annoying that living near a noisy neighbor. Rob talks with NPR’s Felix Contreras about how to deal with the issue without being confrontational. He also adds in advice from landlord and blogger Rick Morrisson.