Let’s Squeeze Some Toothpaste in Honor of Beverly Cleary

When asked who my favorite authors are, I usually rattle off a list of contemporary writers whose new releases I anxiously await and classic novelists whose books fill my shelves. All of those answers are true, but at the same time, I neglect to mention a very big piece of the puzzle: the authors who … More Let’s Squeeze Some Toothpaste in Honor of Beverly Cleary

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