Stressed In Scottsdale by Marcia Fine is a book that is true to the title. In the story, Jean Ruben is incredibly stressed out. Her husband Maury is a semi-retired doctor who persuades her to attend green meetings when she is already overbooked. Her mother is demanding, and her daughter wants more of her time. Jean is at the end of her rope and unable to manage the demands of her life on any given day.
Her best friends April and Glee try to help her find some sanity and encourage her to become more involved in her community. Jean picks her battles, and chooses to fight one of significant proportions when she makes it her mission to stop Flora Beaudreaux from becoming a legislator in their community. Flora was responsible for Jean getting fired from