Baby, Book Review, Non Fiction

Book Bucket List: Getting to Yum

This book review is part of my 2018 Resolution to read more books of substance. It was chosen for the category "a book to make me a better parent." You know that scene in When Harry Met Sally when they’re ordering at a diner?  “I’d like the chef salad please with the oil and vinegar… Continue reading Book Bucket List: Getting to Yum

Book Review, Donald Trump, Non Fiction, Politics

Book Bucket List: Conscience of a Conservative

This book review is part of my 2018 Resolution to read more books of substance. It was chosen for the category "a book by someone I agree with politically." I did not know who Senator Jeff Flake was until the 2016 presidential election season. As a fervent Never Trumper and Republican, I gravitated towards Republicans… Continue reading Book Bucket List: Conscience of a Conservative

Baby, Book Review, Non Fiction, Personal

Tiny Little Human | Review of Bringing Up Bebe

Many years ago, I posted on Facebook an article from Harper’s Bazaar that begged women to stop expecting themselves, as mothers, to "fall apart." The pride mothers seem to feel at  their lack of showers, lack of clean clothes, and lack of meals that didn’t consist of cold chicken nuggets or other child-centered leftovers was… Continue reading Tiny Little Human | Review of Bringing Up Bebe

Book Review, Home, Non Fiction, Personal

Less is Joy

Last month, I confessed to everyone that I am a shopaholic. And I told you that part of my New Year’s Resolution was to resist the temptation to purchase any article of clothing for the entire month of January. I am happy to report, I succeeded. In fact, I have done the opposite of buy clothes. I… Continue reading Less is Joy