That growing excitement we’re all feeling means one thing: Christmas is nearly here. This year, no matter where you find yourself, I would like to wish you a wonderful Christmas and a very happy New Year. Now is the time to enjoy ourselves and the company of others. To create new memories with families and.. read more →

Readers may remember that last year, I introduced them to the Icelandic tradition of giving books on Christmas Eve. I wondered whether adopting this fun tradition would have a positive impact on our society and I still believe it would. Books make excellent gifts and as we know, they can help provide a more complete.. read more →

As Christmas day nears, we’re pouring over lists of loved ones to send cards to, planning extravagant, memorable feasts, listening to the classic Christmas jingles, and looking upon glistening evergreens as we nod off to dreams of yesteryear. It’s the season of giving, of thanks, of humility. As children, the magic is all too real… read more →

Fall or Autumn, no matter what you call this time of year I think we can all agree it’s a fantastic season for countless reasons. Our ancestors made it a time to reflect on the past year, enjoy the feast of our labor and to think about all of our many blessings. There are many.. read more →

Fans have eagerly awaited the release of the final novel to of the Webs series for over 3 years! The wait is over. On November 13th, the Taylor family’s greatest challenges in love and loyalty will be revealed. For those in the Long Beach Area, Barnes & Noble at the Marina Pacifica Mall in Long.. read more →