While technically Day by Michael Cunningham will fall into the category of COVID pandemic fiction, this one was beautifully and uniquely constructed—three days in three years, stretching from 2019 to 2021. The same day on the calendar, so each is a year apart.
Women and Children First by Alina Grabowski is a beautifully written story set in a small Massachusetts town. It involves the lives of mothers, daughters, […]
This Cranberry Orange Cake may be my new favorite. It is definitely my favorite for now. I used to not like cranberries. I think they […]
If you’re like me and want to try to root and grow a holiday cactus, here’s how I did it successfully. And, using these tips, it really was quite easy.
In This Naked Mind, Annie Grace attempts to help people reconsider their drinking habits and examine their relationship with alcohol.
Call us book snobs. It is a label we embrace. My book club’s book ratings from 2022-2023.
I’m talking about a weight loss book for the first time in more than 15 years of book blogging. This says something because I’ve been a chronic dieter since I hit my teens.
Maybe a more accurate title is – “Things I Love :: Frozen Tomatoes” or “Tomatoes in Winter” or “Dishes made with Tomatoes” – because all […]
The Pole by J. M. Coetzee is at once moody and mysterious – full of tension. This novella centers around Beatriz and Wittold. She’s a […]
Here it is! My book club’s short list of books to read July 2023-June 2024.