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Jessica Jessica said: "Tofu kaprao: This Thai tofu-basil dish was quick enough for a weeknight and delicious to boot! I'm definitely making it again.

Seitan fajitas with poblano chiles: Wooo! Our peppers were spicy. But that didn't stop Jeff, kiddo, and me from gobbling thi...more
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Jessica Jessica said: "Minestrone with Pasta Shells: When I was looking to use up some of the contents of my cupboards in the week preceding Thanksgiving, I gave this soup a go. It's super cheap (far less than the dollar-per-serving estimate, in my humble opinion) and a gr...more "

 

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Orange Is the New Black by Piper Kerman
Orange Is the New Black
by Piper Kerman
read in July, 2014
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I found this book to be surprisingly enjoyable for a book about women's prison, and I appreciated the author's mindfulness about her privilege throughout. Still, the realities of prison are harsh. Note to self: do not smuggle drug money. There are be...more
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The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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This book consumed me more intensely than any book I've read since The One and Only Ivan. Wry humor, a cast of characters worth caring about, and a very real sense that you're getting a glimpse into another person's life make this book extraordinary.
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Longbourn by Jo Baker
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Change of Heart by Nick Cooney
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Mindless Eating by Brian Wansink
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Brian Wansink's research on how subtle cues affect what we eat and how much is fascinating, and his writing is accessible and full of humor.
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Stardust by Neil Gaiman
Stardust
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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Fun, easy book, perfect for summer. I'm not really into fairy/fantasy stuff, but Gaiman's humor and vivid writing made this worth a read.
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Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
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This book is about the stories we tell ourselves: stories about why things happen, stories about who others are, even stories about our own happiness. In some cases, our intuition is accurate. Without conscious thought, we can determine the relative...more
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Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss
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Extraordinarily well written, Salt Sugar Fat tells the harrowing story of how Big Food hijacked America's diet. A must-read for anyone who does not scratch-cook every morsel of food their family eats.
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Vegan World Fusion Cuisine by Mark Reinfeld
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The End of Overeating by David A. Kessler
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Good stuff. Dr. Kessler nails it when he talks about the ubiquity of food (and how processed foods are "adult baby foods"), and I really appreciate his policy suggestions. We need to make healthy choices easier for everyone.
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