Pick Up a Book on National Independent Bookstore Day

To celebrate National Independent Bookstore Day on April 29, I put together a short list of my favorite independent bookstores in San Diego. San Diego is a book lover’s paradise! I know this because I am an author, too. Setting up book presentations and signings at some of my favorite indie bookstores in town last year, gave me the opportunity to meet some […]

The Zookeeper’s Wife Giveaway

The Zookeeper's Wife Book, Bag and Pen giveaway

A WINNER HAS BEEN SELECTED. THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING! We’re holding a giveaway to celebrate the film, “The Zookeeper’s Wife,” now in theaters. The movie stars Jessica Chastain (“Zero Dark Thirty”) and is based on the non-fiction book by Diane Ackerman. This is the courageous true story of Dr. Jan and Antonia Zabinski, and is set in Poland […]

Interview with Disney’s ‘Freaky Friday’ Musical Cast Member Jessie Hooker

Freaky Friday Musical

I’m excited to share with you an exclusive interview with actress Jessie Hooker. She plays the role of Savannah in Disney’s “Freaky Friday” musical now at the La Jolla Playhouse. I watched “Freaky Friday” on opening weekend and I was completely entertained from beginning to end. Most know the 2003 movie, “Freaky Friday,” starring Jamie Lee Curtis and […]

Louis Kahn Exhibit at San Diego Museum Art Pass Giveaway

Winners have been selected and notified. Thank you for participating! Enter to win one of two pairs of passes to see the Louis Kahn exhibit at the San Diego Museum of Art. See the Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture exhibit at the San Diego Museum of Art now through January 31, 2017. You still […]

Rosca de Reyes to Celebrate The Three Kings

Many countries, espelcially Mexico, celebrate the arrival of the Three Kings, or Epiphany, on January 6th with a special pastry called Rosca de Reyes. In Mexico, Dia de Reyes (The Three Kings Day or Magi) is even more important than Christmas. The Zocalo and surrounding plazas and parks become giant shrines to the Magi, and many people set […]