#3 of 12 days of New Year's Resolutions: read. More specifically, read more intellectually stimulating books than teen vampire novels. (Note: not that I didn't devour the Twilight series and thoroughly enjoy it, even though if I had to choose between Edward and Lestat, it would be the latter.) Top of my list right now is to read one chapter a day in Thomas Friedman's Hot, Flat, and Crowded - why we need a green revolution and how it can renew America. It's economics, environmentalism, and current events presented with wit and insight.
Also on my reading list are the following: