I Dare Me

I Dare Me

How I Rebooted and Recharged My Life by Doing Something New Every Day

Book - 2013
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Penguin Putnam
Feeling stuck?

Veteran journalist and cancer survivor Lu Ann Cahn was feeling angry and frustrated. The economy was tanking. Her job was changing. In a word, she felt stuck.”

Something had to change. Her daughter helped convince her to start a Year of Firsts.” For the next 365 days, Cahn made a point of doing something she had never done before, every day. Before she knew it, her whole perspective on life had changed. In this inspiring book, Lu Ann recounts how a new first” everyday brought excitement and wonder back into her world. And more than that, she helps readers see how they can do it too.

Participate in a Polar Bear Plunge
Speak to a complete stranger on the street
Zip-line across a crocodile-infested Mexican lake
Spend a day in a wheelchair
Learn to Hula Hoop


Random House, Inc.
Feeling stuck?

Veteran journalist and cancer survivor Lu Ann Cahn was feeling angry and frustrated. The economy was tanking. Her job was changing. In a word, she felt “stuck.”

Something had to change. Her daughter helped convince her to start a “Year of Firsts.” For the next 365 days, Cahn made a point of doing something she had never done before, every day. Before she knew it, her whole perspective on life had changed. In this inspiring book, Lu Ann recounts how a new “first” everyday brought excitement and wonder back into her world. And more than that, she helps readers see how they can do it too.

• Participate in a Polar Bear Plunge
• Speak to a complete stranger on the street
• Zip-line across a crocodile-infested Mexican lake
• Spend a day in a wheelchair
• Learn to Hula Hoop

Baker & Taylor
An Emmy award-winning journalist describes how she challenged herself to try something new every day for a year and blog about it, from riding a mechanical bull and eating a scorpion to speaking to strangers and smoking a cigar. 35,000 first printing.

Baker
& Taylor

The author describes how she challenged herself to try something new every day for a year, including riding a mechanical bull, eating a scorpion, and giving out free hugs, and offers a road map for embarking on a similar quest.

Publisher: New York :, Perigee Book,, [2013]
ISBN: 9780399161674
0399161678
Characteristics: xv, 220 pages ; 22 cm

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StarGladiator
Nov 17, 2013

I seriously could not finish this book - - "going to the movies alone" ! Oh my, what a pathfinder! Typical newsy teleprompter reader, perhaps?

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