Kids’ Books: Books I Wish My Daughter Didn’t Love

When we are buying books for children, we tend to be drawn to the types of books we might personally enjoy. We can’t help it. It can come as a bit of a surprise when our kids remind us that they have their own tastes, tastes that are different than ours. It’s a positive thing, […]


Spontaneous Cocktail Party

I have a terrible track record with parties.  The more time/money/effort I put into a party, the less likely any of my guests are to show up.  My best parties have always been thrown together at the last possible minute.  Even if you’re the most impressive party planner ever, sometimes a completely spontaneous party that […]