Archive for October, 2014

My Perfect Pantry

My Perfect Pantry by Geoffrey Zakarian $22.68 at Amazon ($12.79 Kindle) It’s typical for a cookbook to be arranged according to the type of food (breads, dinners, desserts) or the main ingredient (pork, beef, chicken). What I’ve never seen before is a cookbook arranged around pantry ingredients: almonds, beans, raisins! My Perfect Pantry starts off […]

Fluent Forever

Fluent Forever: How to Learn any Language Fast and Never Forget It by Gabriel Wyner $10.39 at Amazon ($9.87 Kindle) I’ve always considered myself to be one of those people with no talent whatsoever for languages. Despite a year of Spanish in middle school, followed by three more years in high school, I barely remember […]