“Mom had made spaghetti and meat sauce- perhaps the least Persian food ever, tho…

“Mom had made spaghetti and meat sauce- perhaps the least Persian food ever, though she did add a bit of turmeric to the sauce , which gave it a slight orange cast to the oil in it.” 🧡 • One of the most underrated books in my opinion- why have I not seen this all … Read more

“She’d settled in on the couch, a bowl of peanut butter M&Ms (her mom’s old line…

“She’d settled in on the couch, a bowl of peanut butter M&Ms (her mom’s old line-learning reward system) on the coffee table, her script on her lap.” ❤️ • Had high hopes for this one. Such a unique read (queer Gothic horror?!) and I loved the dark humor in it but I did NOT know … Read more

“Bacon warmed in the oven alongside Belgian waffles.” • Hoooheee this one is H…

“Bacon warmed in the oven alongside Belgian waffles.” 💜 • Hoooheee this one is HOT and SPICY y’all! Baseball player Travis Ford is best friend of Georgie Castle’s brother so she’s always been looked at as the little sister until recent events make Travis see her for the grown up woman she is! It’s a … Read more

“‘Little auntie,could you bring out more of your bean sprout soup? It’s so good …

“‘Little auntie,could you bring out more of your bean sprout soup? It’s so good that I don’t think one pot will be enough.’” 💜 • Thank you alcovepress for this ARC. This book is available now! If you are a lover of historical fiction, you will want to check this book out and if you … Read more

Made Coriander-Braised Pork with Oregano and Feta for this week’s hosted by fr…

Made Coriander-Braised Pork with Oregano and Feta for this week’s hosted by cookinglikeimeanit from Milk Street: Fast and Slow which has recipes you can use in the instantpotofficial ! Thank you voraciousbooks for this gifted book 💛 This felt like a really cozy winter meal. I was a bit skeptical but the flavors and the … Read more

“Jack out a slice of Preacher’s apple pie on a plate, covered it with Saran wrap…

“Jack out a slice of Preacher’s apple pie on a plate, covered it with Saran wrap and left the bar to walk across the street.” 💙 • I first heard of this series when someone told me about the Netflix show. When I found out it was based on a book series, I had to … Read more

“My mouth watered at the thought of sinking my teeth into a sweet, fluffy concha…

“My mouth watered at the thought of sinking my teeth into a sweet, fluffy concha de chocolate.” 💙 • Another 5 star ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ pick from calbookclub ! I read along last month and got to hear writerreynagrande speak with the group! Moving and compelling memoir about a young girl growing up in Mexico with her … Read more

“Evie, I brought you General Tso’s chicken. If you want it, you will have to do …

“Evie, I brought you General Tso’s chicken. If you want it, you will have to do what normal people do and have conversations.” 💙 • This was a really cute and funny enemies-to-lovers romance that was heavy on the pranks, light on the romance. I found it to be sweet and liked that the relationship … Read more

“Her father glanced up from where he was slicing oranges in the kitchen.” • Th…

“Her father glanced up from where he was slicing oranges in the kitchen.” 🧡 • Thank you readforeverpub for a copy of this book that came out yesterday! 🎉 It’s no spoiler because it’s right in the title – this book is about a second chance romance between Dakota and Dexter and it’s all kinds … Read more

Thanks to and for giving me the opportunity to join the fun in the ! This b…

Thanks to mystery.book.club jordys.book.club bostonbookfanatic and stmartinspress for giving me the opportunity to join the fun in the ! This book will be out January 5th,2021. I’ve started it and it’s already grabbed my attention- review to come! 💙 • Check out the synopsis: A delicious twist on a Gothic classic, Rachel Hawkins’s The Wife … Read more