Spring is in the air, and that means romance to many of us. Anniversaries and vacations, moonlit strolls and blooming roses…If you find you’re not quite in the mood, maybe some of these great marriage guides can help.
Jane Austen Book Club features the movie "Clueless", starring Alicia Silverstone and Paul Rudd. One of the first modern adaptations of Austen's films, the screen play by teen favorite, Amy Heckerling, will be familiar to Austen fans as a broad parody of "Emma," while still making points on its own merits. According to the Internet Movie Database, "Jane Austen's Emma meets Beverley Hills 90210 in US West Coast teen lifestyle parody." Cher is the heroine, ou
I did it again! Spent another weekend watching "Lost," this time the fourth season. I was openmouthed constantly at the plot twists and turns - the incredible coincidences (oh right, there are no coincidences on Lost - everything will be explained eventually.) With frequent flashbacks, (their signature schtick) the shows are also laced with future flashes, until everything comes together at the end. Yet the 4th season left plenty to think about for the fifth season. This show is addictive. Too bad the current season's shows air at 8:00 pm, when I'm still
There are a lot of us looking at our finances and deciding to make do with less, whether where we are or moving on to something smaller.
Happily, spring is here and we can open windows again and enjoy the fresh air and clean smells of the great outdoors (unless you live near a large pig farm or dairy that is doing spring cleaning). Many people still do that annual spring cleaning, not just farmers. If that is you, here are some great books to turn that event into a more healthful one and suggest simple lifestyle changes that last the whole year long.