Tag: Book Reviews

the gourmet dad

The Gourmet Dad – Dean McDermott

Making dinner means catering to various tastes, whether it’s a snack for the child who only eats buttered noodles or dinner for the rascal who refuses to touch anything other than chicken nuggets.  Father of five, host of Chopped Canada,…

The Art of Minnie Mouse

The Art of Minnie Mouse

The Art of Minnie Mouse Style icon. Role model. No, we’re not talking about the latest pop star; but a little mouse…Minnie Mouse. The Art of Minnie Mouse celebrates Minnie Mouse for all the wonderful things she represents and is…

who screwed up and made you single

Review: “Who Screwed Up and Made You Single?”

  Cheesy pick-up lines (and photos of beautiful men) abound in the hilarious book, Who Screwed Up and Made You Single?…… And Other Keyboard Come-Ons. If it’s been a while since you’ve been single (and you need a good laugh) read…

The Daylight Marriage – Heidi Pitlor

The Daylight Marriage – Heidi Pitlor

Hannah was tall and graceful, naturally pretty, spirited and impulsive, the upper-class young woman who picked, of all men, Lovell—the introverted climate scientist who thought he could change the world if he could just get everyone to listen to reason….


The Year My Mother Came Back – Alice Eve Cohen

Thirty years after her death, Alice Eve Cohen’s mother appears to her, seemingly in the flesh, and continues to do so during the hardest year Alice has had to face: the year her youngest daughter needs a harrowing surgery, her…

the princess in black

The Princess in Black – Shannon Hale & Dean Hale

Princess Magnolia is having hot chocolate and scones with Duchess Wigtower when…brrrring! Brrrrring! The monster alarm! Stopping monsters is no job for prim and perfect Princess Magnolia. But luckily Princess Magnolia has a secret; she’s also the Princess in Black,…

A Mom’s Ultimate Book of Lists

Grocery lists. Checklists. To-do lists. Lots of people love–and live by–lists. And parents are no exception. Today’s families are busier than ever, and moms don’t have the time or energy to search and scramble for the parenting information they are…