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This week’s favorite things: Chipotle Bean Burritos:  I went vegetarian at home this past fall (I’ll still eat meat occasionally when I go out to eat. I think this makes me “flexitarian”) and have been struggling to find easy weeknight … Continue reading

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Besides the Peanut’s giggle, which became convincing only this evening, here is what I’m loving this week: The Star Wars Trilogy in Paper It’s a broad statement, but I find I am always drawn to anything involving paper. It probably comes from … Continue reading

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Current Reading:  America America, by Ethan Canin I have always been a fan of Ethan Canin’s short stories.  His novels?  Not so much. I can’t tell you how many times I have picked up one of his novels and wondered, “Have … Continue reading

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Frequently I will read a book and I find it inspiring in an “I can do that” kind of way.  I recently read a collection of short stories, and it motivated me, not just because the stories were great, but also because they weren’t … Continue reading

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Ms. B has inhaled Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix.  Opened her mouth and shoved the whole mess down in a little over two days.  She also insisted that I read it with her so we could “have a … Continue reading

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