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Review: Fahrenheit 451

April 7, 2014
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Review: Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury My rating: 4 of 5 stars It is no surprise this book is a classic. It is thought provoking and continues to skewer our mindless mass media culture with pinpoint accuracy. I’m often surprised when I read similar novels, written in the past imagining forward to one of the...

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Mediterranean Pizzas

March 21, 2014
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Mediterranean Pizzas

These individual Mediterranean Pizzas were so easy to make, I’m surprised I’d never thought to try them before – especially considering how much Flintstone loves hummus!  In addition to being fun finger food, these are vegan (or plant based if that’s how you roll),...

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Review: Nation

March 12, 2014
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Review: Nation

Nation by Terry Pratchett My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is Storytelling. Not just the weaving of a tale, but the construction of world, sweeping the reader/listener through lives and events and journeys. And going above and beyond the plot to fill the...

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Cheater Chai Tea Latte

February 8, 2014
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Cheater Chai Tea Latte

Starbucks’ Chai Tea Latte is one of my favorite hot drinks (one of many).  When the craving hits me at home I have a simple cheat for a mock Starbucks Chai Tea Latte that only takes about 2 minutes to make: Ingredients: Chai Tea...

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Breastfeeding Law is Not Really About Babies

January 31, 2014
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Breastfeeding Law is Not Really About Babies

The passage by the United Arab Emirates’ Federal National Council of a clause in their Child Rights Law requiring new moms to breastfeed their babies for two full years has gone viral.  Comments are flying left and right about what’s best for babies and...

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