Return to Sweet Valley High: A Retrospective of Truly Excellent Literature

Like many misguided children, I used to read the Sweet Valley Twins books. They weren’t ever going to give Katherine Paterson or Madeline L’Engle a run for their money when it came to great children’s literature, but they were entertaining and gossipy and fun. I mean, who would not want to read about ballet and … [Read more…]

Cleaning House

Jon and I have been looking for houses lately, since our rent is going up 25% in August and we figure we might as well take advantage of the $8K tax credit courtesy of the President. It’s exciting to be thinking about moving into a house, especially now that we officially need that second bedroom … [Read more…]