Food and Folklore, A Year of Italian Festivals by Lisa M Vogele

Food and Folklore by Lisa M Vogele, A year of Italian Festivals, is a travel guide with a difference. It explores the regions of Italy via the many festivals that are held throughout the country. In each region there is a festival during most months throughout the year and sometimes several during summer. How oftenContinue reading “Food and Folklore, A Year of Italian Festivals by Lisa M Vogele”

Do Not Wash Hands In Plates by Barb Taub

If you have ever visited Barb Taub’s blog http://barbtaub.com/ you will know that she is the master of intelligent humorous writing so I knew when I downloaded this book that I was likely to be sniggering and quoting passages to my husband all the way through.  I was right. Do Not Wash Hands In Plates isContinue reading “Do Not Wash Hands In Plates by Barb Taub”

#FridayFiveChallenge

Welcome to my Friday Five Challenge (Original idea from Rosie Amber at https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/) To join in with the #FridayFiveChallenge please read the rules at the bottom of the page This week I searched for a book on the “Far East” thinking I would find something about World War Two in Hong Kong or Singapore orContinue reading “#FridayFiveChallenge”

Friday Five Challenge

Welcome to my Friday Five Challenge (Original idea from Rosie Amber at https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/) Get yourself a cuppa and give yourself 5 minutes. In today’s online shopping age, readers often base their buying decisions from small postage stamp size book covers (Thumb-nails), a quick glance at the book description and the review. How much time do they reallyContinue reading “Friday Five Challenge”