Weekend Cooking – 3 Cookbook Reviews

Weekend Cooking is a weekend blog meme hosted by Beth Fish Reads. And today I'm reviewing the last three cookbooks that I've read. Thug Kitchen - The Official Cookbook Goodreads Synopsis: Thug Kitchen started their wildly popular web site to inspire people to eat some Goddamn vegetables and adopt a healthier lifestyle. Beloved by Gwyneth Paltrow… Continue reading Weekend Cooking – 3 Cookbook Reviews


2 Star Reads From October

Origin - By Dan Brown Goodreads Synopsis: Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology and religious iconology, arrives at the ultramodern Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao to attend a major announcement—the unveiling of a discovery that “will change the face of science forever.” The evening’s host is Edmond Kirsch, a forty-year-old billionaire and futurist whose dazzling high-tech… Continue reading 2 Star Reads From October

Electric Arches, Half Baked Harvest & Cooking From Scratch

I'm going to try and combine quite a few reviews for the next couple of posts, so that I can finish off with all the books I read in 2018. Today I'll be going over a poetry book and a couple of cookbooks. Goodreads Synopsis: Electric Arches is an imaginative exploration of black girlhood and… Continue reading Electric Arches, Half Baked Harvest & Cooking From Scratch

The Bread Baker’s Apprentice – Peter Reinhart

Goodreads Synopsis: In The Bread Baker’s Apprentice, Peter shares his latest bread breakthroughs, arising from his study in several of France’s famed boulangeries and the always-enlightening time spent in the culinary academy kitchen with his students. Peer over Peter’s shoulder as he learns from Paris’s most esteemed bakers, like Lionel Poilâne and Phillippe Gosselin, whose pain à l’ancienne has revolutionized… Continue reading The Bread Baker’s Apprentice – Peter Reinhart

The Sauce Solution & Let’s Get Fizzical

  The Make-Ahead Sauce Solution by Elisabeth Bailey  Goodreads Synopsis: From chimichurri to teriyaki, sauces make our mouths water — and our meals shine! Bland chicken breasts, plain pasta, or simple baked potatoes are transformed into memorable dishes with the addition of sauce. The Make-Ahead Sauce Solution features 61 flavor-packed recipes for sauces that freeze beautifully… Continue reading The Sauce Solution & Let’s Get Fizzical

WWW Wednesday – November 14

WWW Wednesday is a blog meme hosted by Taking on A World of Words. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Current Reads: The Way of Kings, The Wicked Deep & Trickster's Choice.  These are the books that I'm reading… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – November 14