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 […]

‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas’ At The Old Globe November 10

Dr. Seuss’s beloved holiday story, “How The Grinch Stole Christmas” opens at the Old Globe Theater in San Diego November 10. San Diego’s favorite holiday tradition, back for its 19th incredible year, is a wonderful, whimsical production that will once again jump right off the pages of the classic Dr. Seuss book and onto the […]

My ‘Free Family Fun for Labor Day’ TV Segment on CW6 (Video)

Watch the segment to get the full list of ideas for free family fun this Labor Day weekend in San Diego. The complete list is also below. Fun and Free Family Activities to Celebrate the Long Labor Day Weekend September 2-5 is Labor Day weekend – the unofficial end of summer. Take advantage of these fun […]

Review: “Finding Dory” is a very satisfying sequel.

SPOILER ALERT! Do not read this review if you don’t want to know anything at all about the plot. However, I tried not to give you too many details beyond what you already expect from watching trailers. This is what I liked about “Finding Dory:” Everything! I winced. I smiled. I cried. Pixar’s new animated […]

What happened in Orlando, Florida is crushing my heart…again.

The weight of what happened in Orlando, Florida is crushing my heart. Especially as a mother. My eyes welled up when I saw the news about a mother getting her son’s desperate texts telling her he was trapped in the bathroom inside The Pulse nightclub with the shooter. “I’m going to die,” were the chilling […]