Eric treated me to the best birthday surprise ever - stay tuned and I'll reveal where he took me (any guesses?).
And meanwhile, here's a good idea. Jill Sobule is one of the best performers I've seen out there. Just a dynamo: fun, musical, smart, all those adjectives music writers come up with to describe someone completely original and talented. She makes great records, too. If you'd like a chance to support someone worthy, she's come up with a clever scheme to finance her next record - read all about it here, and chip in!