Keep It Simple, Stupid: You’re Smarter Than You Look

Harper - How about the adult son who runs out on his kids, leaving his parents to pay his child support? When it comes to families, Judge Judy has seen it all in her courtroom, and she knows stupidity when she sees it. Tackling all the explosive issues that drive families crazy -- and into court -- Judge Judy shares her on-target, brutally honest thoughts on the chaos that is characteristic of today's American family and gives no-holds-barred advice on how to resolve conflicts and repair relationships.

Today's definition of family is completely unrecognizable from what it was forty, thirty, even twenty years ago. Into the chaos that has become typical of the modern American family, judge Judy Sheindlin attempts to bring some order. The traditional nuclear family has expanded to include exes and parents of exes, merging families, stepchildren, adopted children, lovers, in-laws the list goes on and on.

Keep It Simple, Stupid: You're Smarter Than You Look - Complex issues naturally arise from the enlarged families into which we're born. There are the parents who gave their daughter thirty thousand dollars as a wedding gift only to watch the marriage quickly crumble and their former son-in-law claim half the money. With keep it simple, stupid, Judge Judy addresses how convoluted family life has become.

There is the ex-wife who wants more child support from husband number one so she can stay home with new baby by husband number two.

Beauty Fades, Dumb Is Forever: The Making of a Happy Woman

Harper Perennial - They tiptoe through life letting others take credit for their ideas because they would rather be liked than respected. Women, need to wise up, she states with her trademark frankness, stop subjugating who they are, and stop making stupid decisions in the name of love. They hide their talents and opinions so they won't offend.

They spend their lives trying to please everyone but them-selves, and then they wonder why they feel so frustrated and unfulfilled. Beauty fades, dumb is forever presents Judge Judy's ten hard and true lessons for happiness: Beauty fades, dumb is forever. Don't crawl when you can fly. What goes up must come down.

Beauty Fades, Dumb Is Forever: The Making of a Happy Woman - Denial is a river in Egypt. Master the game--then play it. You're the trunk of the tree. You can't teach the bull to dance. Failure doesn't build character. Letting go is half the fun. You can be the hero of your own story. Judge Judy has heard enough.

What Would Judy Say?: A Grown-Up Guide to Living Together with Benefits

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - In her inimitable way she offers reality checks: “Men are warriors, and warriors don’t clean up after themselves. She cautions against blind love: “Frogs don’t become princes. About mingling money and property, she warns: “No joint before the ring. She advises that couples entering live-in relationships protect themselves because there is no court of People Just Living Together.

Judge judy says, “when i was young, you either left your parents’ house in a white dress or a pine box. But times have changed. Harper Perennial. In what would judy say? a grown-up guide to living Together with Benefits, Judge Judy Sheindlin enters a lively dialogue with readers from her popular Web site, www.

What Would Judy Say?: A Grown-Up Guide to Living Together with Benefits - Whatwouldjudysay. Com, to explore, with humor and savvy the pitfalls and possibilities of sharing a life together before marriage. Today couples are more inclined to test the waters before tying the knot. Rich with stories of real men and women who share their travels in the land of love and commitment, funny and smart guide, this is a heartwarming, to help people negotiate and really enjoy what is supposed to be this wonderful journey of life.

Judy’s wisdom, both in and out of court, based on a lifetime of experience, covers the territory.

Don't Pee on My Leg and Tell Me It's Raining: America's Toughest Family Court Judge Speaks Out

Harper Perennial - Harper Perennial. If you break the law, you have to pay. Now she abandons all judicial restraint in a scathing critique of the system – filled with realistic hard–nosed alternatives to our bloated welfare bureaucracy and our soft–on–crime laws. N we get some reality in here?ߡsks Judy Sheindlin, former supervising judge for Manhattan Family Court.

For twenty–four years she has laid down the law as she understands it: ● If you want to eat, you have to work. Harper Perennial. If you tap the public purse, you'd better be accountable. If you have children, you'd better support them.