Book Reviews 1/17

Shades of Milk and Honey is the kind of book I wish I had written myself. What if magic existed in the Regency Era, and young ladies were expected to be able to weave its illusory powers as an accomplishment alongside the pianoforte and painting? You’ll find at least half a dozen tributes to Jane […]

My Favorite Cookbooks

Before we dive into the meat of this post (harhar), it must be acknowledged that many people visiting this site will assume that this is a blog about food. Like the word stoic, epicurean has been twisted in English usage. It was first wrongly associated with blind hedonism, and then the pure enjoyment of food […]