On the Blog Again

I’ve had an idea for a novel — actually a series of novels — bouncing around in my head for at least the last five years.  But I’ve done nothing to actually get it down on paper.  I just keep mulling over characters, scenes, plot ideas… and never really writing Read more…

Book Review: The Moonstone

Review Summary: 4/5 stars. Very fun read with lots of humor. The “mystery” is kind of lame, in my opinion, because there’s no way you could deduce who the thief is from the clues. Instead, you’re mostly following the revelation through the eyes of the characters. The use of different Read more…

Baby Books

Why are baby books so big and long?  I feel like most of them are not intended to be read cover to cover, but rather picked up as a reference item. We have several here and, so far, I haven’t managed to become inspired to read one.  And I read Read more…

Our Powerful Baby Girl

Really great episode of Hidden Brain this week. You can listen at the link above or subscribe through your podcasting app or go to the site. Husby and I have discussed this tendency of “gender stratification.”  We don’t feel as strongly about it as the people in the podcast. We’ve Read more…