Category: Books

Crybaby Ranch

       Crybaby Ranch **** by Tina Welling        I’m joining Jain with my edible book review at Food for Thought, where pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place!       This book stars Suzannah, who realizes her sense of self has…

Roasted Pear-Butternut Soup with Crumbled Stilton

   This recipe came to my inbox by way of RealAge.com back in the fall. It’s a great and easy recipe for a healthy and tasty soup which is sweet and savory. Roasting the pears and the butternut squash, caramelizes their sugars, enhancing their natural sweetness. Balancing that sweetness are the leeks, tomatoes, garlic, and salt & pepper. You can…

South of Broad

        I’m joining Jain in her bi-monthly edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words, pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place!     South of Broad ** by Pat Conroy     It’s been 14…

The Girl She Used To Be

       I’m joining Jain in her bi-monthly edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words, pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place!       The Girl She Used To Be **** by David Cristofano   The…

The Art of Racing in the Rain

        The Art of Racing in the Rain **** by Garth Stein ****(Xanax, and Kleenex maybe required)         I’m joining Jain in with this edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words, pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all…

Chasing Fireflies

   Chasing Fireflies  *****  by Charles Martin I’m joining Jain with my edible book review at Food for Thought, where pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place! I LOVED  this book. It had all the elements that appeal to me: colorful characters, a vivid setting…

La Cucina

       La Cucina by Lily Prior **       I’m joining Jain in her bi-monthly edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words, pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place!     After finishing this book,…

Ain’t She Sweet?

    Ain’t She Sweet? ****.* by Susan Elizabeth Phillips        I’m joining Jain with my edible book review at Food for Thought~ where pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera.     This is one of my favorite books of Susan Elizabeth Phillips, but not her most recent. I also listened to the…

Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

    Saving CeeCee Honeycutt *** 1/2  by Beth Hoffman         I’m joining Jain in her bi-monthly edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words, pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Don’t miss this visual feast!       Favorite quote from the book:    People is wise…

Between, Georgia

    Between, Georgia ***** by Joshilyn Jackson      I’m joining Jain in her bi-monthly edible book review at Food for Thought, where in her words,  pages from your book magically mix with the kitchen and your camera. Books, Food & Photos, my three favorite things all in one place!     This is my favorite book of…