Book Review: American Grown and Sweet Potato Yeast Bread — Weekend Cooking

Book: American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America by Michelle Obama Genre: gardening book Publisher: Crown Publishers Publication date: 2012 Pages: 271 Source: Library Summary: American Grown by Michelle Obama tells the story … Continue reading →

Diversity Book Club book lists

My book club is officially the “Community for Understanding and Hope Book Group co-sponsored by the Kirkwood Public Library.” We tend to shorten that to CFUH Book Group. But people outside of my suburb (and most people in it) don’t … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

We spent a good chunk of the weekend in beautiful Kirksville, Missouri visiting Rick’s nephew and his fiancĂ©e — toured the campus of Truman University, enjoyed the local eateries, and enjoyed amazing conversation. My Saturday posts went up just before … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Read I did not finish killing rage by bell hooks but had a good time discussing it with my book group anyway. I always tell people that our book club is very forgiving about people showing up who haven’t read … Continue reading →