My New Book

All is Well: The Art {and Science} of Personal Well-Being.

Chapters are short, lively and opinionated: Link Mind and Body. Explore Endlessly. Tweet Mindfully. Raise an Active Kid. Grow Your Gray Matter. Be Your Own Uncle Sam. Each ends with an action step to help you make the change that matters to you, that moves you toward your best life. READ MORE >

This Week’s Column

America’s longest running fitness column. Longevity matters. READ IT HERE >


Opinionated. Inspiring. Provocative. Energy Express is a unique and witty blend of journalism and commentary on what it means to live a healthier, happier lifestyle. CLICK HERE to know more than you do now about Energy Express –its history, philosophy and constant nagging to eat real food.

About Marilynn

40 years on the fitness beat…and still eating fries.


I’ve had a long and juicy career as a journalist, author, playwright, Emmy winning producer and creator of America’s longest running healthy lifestyle column. READ MORE >

All is Well on the Road

In Greece, when a friend writes a book, you wish her kalo tax-ee-tho, meaning “Have a good trip.” That’s what we’re doing with All Is Well, on the road from time to time, enjoying the journey that began on June 19, in Greece, on the magical island of Patmos.


“A savvy, funny and invaluable guide.
Original and delightful from beginning to. . .a new beginning.”
—Jane Pauley, CBS’ Sunday Morning