Saturday, January 13, 2018

Friday Favorites Kristy Woodson Harvey, House of Harper, Delish,The Vault Files and More


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Good Friday morning to you! I hope that you had a good week. Mine was pretty uneventful except for the bird incident. Wednesday night a bird flew in when I opened the door.  An hour and a half later, after chasing the bird and my two helps pups chasing me the bird was waiting in the attic for the critter guy. 


Image From Isabel Eats

I made these Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas last night and they are easy and delicious.





I have these Slow Cooker Shredded Beef White Enchiladas from How Sweet Eats on my list to make. 


Image from Delish



I am thinking of making this decadent looking dessert drink Dirty Snowmen from Delish.


I realize we are almost 2 weeks into the new year but this list of 21 Actions to Help You Start the Year Off Right from the Vault Files  has some excellent suggestions.

I love this article How the Swedish Death Cleanse Will Organize Your Life Once and For All.





Just a reminder if you are a fan of Kristy Woodson Harvey The Secret to Southern Charm  her latest book is coming out April 3! Mark your calendars!

If you are looking for a few books to add to your winter reading list check out 12 Books On Our Reading List by House of Harper

Are you a fan of historical fiction? Here is a list of The Biggest Historical Fiction Coming in 2018.


Have you ever watched a movie or a TV show and days later you are still thinking about it?  I recently watched the fabulous Jewish Film Showcase movie Ahead of Time: The Extraordinary Journey of Ruth Gruber on PBS and I cannot stop thinking about what an extraordinary woman Ruth Gruber was. The youngest woman in the world to earn a PhD, which she earned at 19, she wrote her thesis on Virginia Wolf, she explored the arctic, and Alaska and she served 7 decades as a foreign correspondent and a photo journalist and this is just a small list of a few of her accomplishments. If you would like to learn more about the movie click HERE.

That is it for this week! If you have something to share, a movie, book, podcast, recipe or whatever we would love to hear about it. 

Have a safe and fabulous weekend.




6 comments:

  1. I have a book on famous female foreign correspondents, "Women of the World," and it doesn't mention Ruth Gruber! Thanks for the introduction. I can't wait to learn more about her.

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  2. I will definitely look for that documentary. Have a good weekend, Elizabeth.

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  3. I recently learned THAT CILANTRO takes LEAD out of the BODY!So, have been eating A LOT LATELY as it seems I have LEAD IN ME!XX

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  4. The poor bird must have been glad to get out.

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  5. Those recipes look so delish. only I've learned I can't look at your food photos when I'm hungry I get the worst cravings haha i'm curious about the documentary thanks for the head up.
    xo
    Leslie

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  6. Thank you so much for sharing my new book! You are the BEST! Checking out this Swedish Death Cleanse article. I could use a little help in the organization department... 😂😂 Um, the dirty snowman is so happening this weekend! 😘😘😘

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