My Top 10 Christmas Movies

It’s the first day of the month, so it’s time for a Top 10 list! Being December, let’s go with Christmas movies. No offense to my non-Christian friends and followers, of course, and in lieu of an Honorable Mention list, I’ll shout out a few Hanukkah movies and/or specials. If you haven’t seen any of […]

My Top 10 TV Christmas Specials

It’s the first day of the month, so it’s time for a Top 10 list! Being December, my daughters convinced me that this month’s list needed to be Christmas-themed. I debated several possible lists, and I won’t mention the ones I passed aside because I can use them in future Decembers. You can see the […]

A Multitude of Christmases

Even though the holiday season is a fun time of year—spending time with family, eating lots of food, giving and receiving gifts—it can also be a stressful time of year. Trying to cram different celebrations with different family members—or different parts of one family—into a few days can be difficult. And a divorce can compound […]

I’ve Got a Secret

I’ve got a secret. I got a book published. Okay, so that’s not really a secret. I’ve mentioned that here, on my Twitter feed, on my Facebook page, at work (both to my colleagues and to my students), and pretty much to everyone I interact with on either a regular or infrequent basis. Well, almost […]