The City Baker’s Guide to Country Living: One Delicious Read (and one delicious pie)

My white sundresses have officially been put away and my Facebook newsfeed is filled with kids in their way too adorable back-to-school outfits, so that can only mean one thing: It’s fall!!! Yes, I’m very excited about the prospect of boots and cute jackets in my near future, but more than that, I’m excited because … More The City Baker’s Guide to Country Living: One Delicious Read (and one delicious pie)

10 Things Every Baby-sitters Club Fan Knows for Sure

Over the years, whenever I’ve found myself sitting down to a meeting with other women in my age group and everyone is snacking on something and one of us is recording things in a notebook, I’ve been known to say the same thing: “This meeting of The Baby-sitters Club is now in session!” Realistically, it’s … More 10 Things Every Baby-sitters Club Fan Knows for Sure

Literary Hunk of July: Hareton Earnshaw

In her brief life, Emily Bronte created a novel with characters so unforgettable that we still talk about them—and some of us obsess over them—nearly two hundred years later. From the passionate-to-a-fault Cathy and Heathcliff, to the uppity Edgar and Isabella Linton, to the viciously cray-cray Hindley, the inhabitants of Wuthering Heights and the neighboring … More Literary Hunk of July: Hareton Earnshaw

Outlander Superlatives: Episode 213 – “Dragonfly in Amber”

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called Droughtlander. The months we will have to suffer through before we can revel in season 3 seem daunting, but let’s not think about that now. Let’s think about it tomorrow. For now, let’s just bask in the glorious 90 minute season 2 … More Outlander Superlatives: Episode 213 – “Dragonfly in Amber”

Outlander Superlatives: Episode 212 – “The Hail Mary”

Friends, we only have one more episode to go before we’re faced with another bout of Droughtlander. I know, Jamie. I know. We can’t believe it either. Before we cling to the last 90 minutes of season 2, let’s not forget all of the amazingness that went down in Episode 212, “The Hail Mary.” We … More Outlander Superlatives: Episode 212 – “The Hail Mary”