Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

August 19, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

In the Dog Days of August…

In the dog days of August – and the double-dog days of Covid 19 – we seek solace where we can. You might find me eating Jeni’s Buttermint ice cream or watering the flowers obsessively. My older daughter and I have been watching a lot of Grey’s Anatomy while she recovers from a tonsillectomy, but I’m thinking we could have made a better choice. “It’s …

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February 4, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Books and Socks (and Leopard Spots)

There’s a place some secretly shop for books, at least on occasion.  It’s not Amazon.  Louise Hanson, physician and Medical Director at Vanderbilt Student Health, shares her thoughts today on a recent intriguing find there… From Louise: When Jennifer asked me to contribute to her blog, my response was panicked: “But I’m a reader – not a writer!”  So with great trepidation, I decided to …

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