I searched around for a good deal on book promotion for my new book, Kissing the Kavalier. Since it’s my first book, I really had very little idea what the HELL I was doing. I was lucky enough to come across Itsybitsybookpromotions.com. Dealing with the owner, Colleen has been such a pleasure. She is responsive, […]
We’re teaching French, German and Latin as though our kids planned on reading the Classics in college; perfect for landing a job as a barista, or a future as a Task Rabbit.
Now that the kids are older, Christmas has lost a little of its luster. No wide-eyed boys waking us up at 5 am. No ripping through wrapping paper to discover toys. No losing interest in a gift after a week. No staying up late to assemble something on Christmas eve. No chasing around to find […]
Moira Kalman had a recent cartoon where one of the lines was, ‘glug together some mushrooms’. That’s about the extent of my cooking. I always say my culinary claim to fame is that no one ever died at my table. Yet. So here’s a recipe you might like if you don’t consider yourself a cook. […]
I’m on vacay from family and staying for ten days with good friends in Oslo in their fantastic home. So far, I’ve slept a ton, taken a long hike, eaten too much cheese, drunk a lot of wine and felt the weight of responsibility drop from my shoulders. It’s amazing how renewing a journey can […]