Space buffs, scientists, nature-lovers, and beyond are counting down the days to August 21st—and for good reason. Beginning at 9am in the northwestern United States and continuing on until about 3pm in the southeast, a solar eclipse will sweep the … Continue reading

Happy Publication Day, In Vino Duplicitas! In celebration of In Vino Duplicitas‘ much anticipated release, we thought we’d give you an insider’s look at the book that critics are calling “Law & Order for oenophiles,” (Imbibe). In 2002, Rudy Kurniawan, a … Continue reading

It’s almost August, and we don’t know about you, but our summer’s-almost-over blues are starting to kick in. The good news is, summer’s not over just yet! While the time to take a last-minute vacation to the Caribbean is dwindling, … Continue reading

What’s the hot new trend this summer? Dot Journaling. It’s the modern twist on the journaling/planner tradition that fits perfectly with our busy lifestyle. It’s a creative and colorful mix of daily planner, diary, and to-do list for every aspect … Continue reading

This guest blog comes from Patricia Roberts-Miller, author of Demagoguery and Democracy. Patricia Roberts-Miller, PhD, is a Professor of Rhetoric and Writing at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of Fanatical Schemes: Proslavery Rhetoric and the Tragedy of Consensus, Voices in … Continue reading

This July 4th, be sure to satisfy your vegan and vegetarian, and yes, even meat-eating, guests’ with these dishes bursting with ingredients from the Caribbean and Japan as well as more traditional American staple foods like veggie burgers, potatoes, and … Continue reading

This guest blog comes from Rina Mae Acosta, co-author with Michele Hutchison of The Happiest Kids in the World. Rina Mae Acosta is a writer from California currently living in the Netherlands with her Dutch husband and two young sons. She founded … Continue reading

Welcome to our Father’s Day Gift Guide! With Father’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d share some of our awesome titles made just for Dad. Whether he’s a runner, a nature-lover, a puzzle-doer, or a helper around the house, … Continue reading

Demagoguery and Democracy offers a clear and succinct definition  of the history of demagoguery and how we as a society can defeat it. Professor Patricia Roberts-Miller takes readers on a historical guide to understanding the nature and ideology behind some … Continue reading

Happy #NationalWineDay! To celebrate, we wanted to give you a sneak peek at the astonishing story of a con man who rides his gift for tasting wine to the highest reaches of society, and then comes crashing down: In Vino Duplicitas: The Rise … Continue reading