The Sunshine Blogger Award #1

So a funny thing happens to you when your browser locks up on you and you miss the post awards post with questions for you to answer. You suddenly discover three others that you have missed over the last several months. I just saw that I was nominated by RemiVFoliage for the Sunshine Blogger Award! ThankContinue reading “The Sunshine Blogger Award #1”

The Chocolate Book Tag

I found this tag over at Tea, Books & Fun and I thought that I would give it a try. I love chocolate and I couldn’t resist the chance to relate books to this amazing food of the gods. So, here we go. Warning: I may have used some inappropriate GIFs and you may leave thisContinue reading “The Chocolate Book Tag”

Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book About Food, Eating, or Cooking

Book Traveling Thursdays is a weekly feature created by Danielle’s Book Blog and The Girl Who Read Too Much that highlights book covers from around the world. This week we are looking at books themed around food. Eating food, cooking, baking, any activity that involves food. For this week, I chose Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal.Continue reading “Book Traveling Thursdays // A Book About Food, Eating, or Cooking”

The Wine Book Tag!

I found this tag over at The Daydreaming Bookworm and I thought this would be fun. Shall we get started? Warning! I may have had a little too much fun finding GIFs for each prompt! Also, you don’t have to be 21 to read this post, but you do need to be 21 to enjoy aContinue reading “The Wine Book Tag!”

Book Style // Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal

One of the best books that I have read this year is Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal. This book tells the story of a chef on the rise through the lens of different ingredients that have shaped her. When we would get little glimpses of Eva I could really picture herContinue reading “Book Style // Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal”

Book Review: Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal

This debut novel has probably the most misleading title ever. Kitchens of the Great Midwest is my local bookstore’s selection for the month. At first, based on the title I thought that this was a memoir, cookbook, or another genre of non-fiction, but then I found out that it was a novel and I was veryContinue reading “Book Review: Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal”