Reading and Eating – [H]ummus

It’s a brand new week and a brand new letter. Today is brought to you by the letter:

Today was supposed to be my discussion post, but I couldn’t come up with anything that really gave me a warm fuzzy. So, I thought about nixing the letter ‘H’ altogether. Then I went downstairs and got me some hummus and thought, Continue reading

On the 4th Day of Christmas – Dinner Menu

On the fourth day of Christmas we finalized our Christmas Dinner menu.

Every year my family and I talk about downsizing our holiday menu and every year, well, it blows up and we have enough food to feed a few hungry soldiers. However, this year I think we’ve got it under control.

What’s on the menu:

  1. My dad’s Fried turkey
  2. My sister’s Green beans
  3. Salad
  4. My Candied Yams
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Review: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

Title: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress
Author: Dai Sijie
Format: Paperback, 184 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0-385-72220-9
Publisher: Random House
Release Date: First published 2000

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[Read | Skim] [Buy | Borrow]

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie has been on my TBR list for about a year and I was fortunate to find a copy at my local library’s used book sale.

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Reading and Eating

Hello to all my bookish peeps! I’m in the process of catching up on my reading, but it’s not easy, especially since. . .

  1. I keep adding to my already overflowing bookshelves (more on that in an upcoming post)
  2. I added another book to the reading list

Anyway, I’m looking at how to breathe a little more life into my blog, and what I’ve decided is give you a bit more of me.

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