Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

May 26, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

If It Does Not Challenge You, It Will Not Change You…

 

Mt. Kilimanjaro at sunrise. We are in “the heather zone” and still had 5 days of travel to reach the top…

Dear friends Julie Kennon and Caroline Trost hiked Mt. Kilimanjaro in February, yes they did. I can’t say that I’m dreaming of this particular “vacation” for myself (!), but I’m impressed by their fortitude – and their beautiful friendship. I’m thrilled for them to stop in at Bacon this morning!

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May 24, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Sunday Morning Special: At Home with the Hawkins

In January of this year, Caroline Hawkins was teaching in Uganda. Her younger sister Eliza was studying in Sydney. Middle brother Charlie was working in Dallas. The kids found their way home to Nashville as the virus spread, and the girls are staying for a while. Caroline, Eliza, and their mom Elizabeth stop in at Bacon today to reflect on the unexpected…

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