The Opposite of Spoiled: Review and Q&A With Author Ron Lieber

When I first heard of Ron Lieber’s Book, The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money, it was with a sense of misgiving. Fighting against the spoiling effects of upper middle class life has been something that has occupied my thinking for years and I was fairly certain many […]

Books for Fall

I love getting book recommendations from friends and we thought you might enjoy a few of ours. Now that fall has arrived, what can be better than curling up with a great new read, forgetting about the chilly weather to come?   Books for Fall People I Want to Punch in the Throat: Competitive Crafters, […]

Do Your Laundry Or You’ll Die Alone: The Wit and Wisdom of Becky Blades

Becky Blades’ beautiful volume, Do Your Laundry or You’ll Die Alone is the perfect gift of wit and wisdom for any girl/young woman, age 15-25, because of the messages of empowerment, understanding and optimism Becky so beautifully conveys.  It is a little manual for life, and who doesn’t need that? But Becky’s book is even […]

Amazon Kindle’s “Send Sample Chapter”

Lisa writes: Over the holidays I did some reading and caught up on your, our readers, book suggestions. One important caveat for my selection is that if it’s not on Amazon Kindle, I won’t read it.  All my life I have loved books, read them, wrote them, and even collected Modern First Editions, scouring used bookstores everywhere […]