Halloween is over, Thanksgiving is right around the corner, Black Friday through Cyber Monday Madness is about to ensue…. It can only mean one thing: Christmas is coming. To get you prepared, I’ve pulled together my 2017 gift guide with some unexpected and highly personal gifts sure to please everyone on your list, at every
Summer Sessions continues this week with eight new things – and two female musicians – I’m into now. 1. My Wedding Anniversary This week, my husband, Charlie, and I celebrated our 14th wedding anniversary. My own parents were married for 49 years before my mom passed away last fall and my in-laws are celebrating their
Just about anyone can record a podcast these days, but not all podcasts were created equal, so for Summer Sessions 3, I thought I’d help you weed through the chaff and give you the wheat. Here are ten piquant podcasts to try now. 1. TEDTalks My first introduction to TEDTalks was through a friend who
Welcome to the second of Present Perfect’s Summer Sessions where I share ten things I’m into right now, particularly while on the road with my kids to Las Vegas and then Flagstaff, Arizona to visit my dad. 1. S-Town Podcast If you liked the Seriel podcast from This American Life in 2014, you’ll love S-Town.
Welcome to the first Summer Sessions post! Summer is a chaotic time in my household. But the break from the usual routines and rigid schedule is refreshing and invigorating. Still, I love nothing more than a list for bringing a little order into my life (what can I say? I’m a Virgo.) So, here’s a