The Ultimate Guide to an Unconventional Book Club: Sherlock Holmes

At some point, it’s something every avid reader puts on their bucket list. I’m going to join a book club! we tell ourselves. But so often, book club night goes the way of that early morning yoga class or that junior college Painting 101. Even though it’s something we enjoy, it becomes a chore. We … More The Ultimate Guide to an Unconventional Book Club: Sherlock Holmes

Throwback Thursday: Alberto Vargas’ Pin-Up Girls

We’re throwing back to the 1940s, 50s and 60s today for a little summery fun with artist Alberto Vargas. Vargas was born February 9, 1896 in Peru and went on to be one of the most famous and sought-after pin-up artists of the mid-century. His work appeared most frequently in Esquire magazine during WWII and … More Throwback Thursday: Alberto Vargas’ Pin-Up Girls

Friday Faves: 6 Books You Must Have in Your Beach Bag This Summer

None of these are brand-new releases nor are they currently on many bestseller lists. But I like my summer reads to be escapist, whenever they were written, offering adventure whether I’m on a plane or tucked in bed (with the windows open and the fans going because it’s still 80 degrees at 9:30 at night.) … More Friday Faves: 6 Books You Must Have in Your Beach Bag This Summer