Do Parents Matter?

This hour, we’ll talk with parenting experts Robert and Sarah LeVine about what we can learn from other cultures when it comes to child rearing. They write about their decades of research in “Do Parents Matter? Why Japanese Babies Sleep Soundly, Mexican Siblings Don’t Fight, and American Families Should Just Relax.”

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Navigating Your Office Enemies

This hour, we’ll talk about how to navigate those officemates who complain, undermine and even bully us with the author of “Working with Difficult People, Second Revised Edition: Handling the Ten Types of Problem People Without Losing Your Mind.”

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A Fresh Take On Thanksgiving

This hour, we’ll talk about freshening up Thanksgiving staples – and about how to accommodate guests with dietary restrictions – with Dallas Morning News restaurant critic and Cooks Without Borders blogger Leslie Brenner and television chef and restaurateur Tiffany Derry.

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A Lesson In Table Manners

This hour, we’ll talk about maintaining common courtesy even when we disagree with people – and we’ll make sure we’re squared away with which side of the plate to place the knife and fork. We’ll be joined by Jeremiah Tower, author of “Table Manners: How to Behave in the Modern World and Why Bother.”

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