Category Archives: All Book Recommendations

Raggedy Ann in Cookie Land

Stacy here! Earlier this year I was out for a run.  I was winded and falling back on my mantra of “eating wind sandwiches.”  Just fill up on air, I can keep going… slice another sandwich… eat it up… Then … Continue reading

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Life of Pi

Stacy here! Sometimes I put a book on my “to read” list and then I don’t get around to it for years.  Now, if the movie happens to come out before I read the book, I might make time to … Continue reading

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Untraceable by S.R. Johannes

Cynthia here! I’ve been working so hard recently that I haven’t really had a chance to read to my heart’s content.  But i’m glad to tell you, I’ve put an end to that nonsense!  Today my book recommendation is Untraceable … Continue reading

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Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Stacy here! That’s right.   Stacy, right here in Cynthia’s science fiction and fantasy book review category of Rolling Staircase.  I know, you thought (or hoped) I’d stop category hopping after I posted a recipe over in Catherine’s realm.  No such … Continue reading

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Yoga perspectives

Today… a collaborative post!  One Saturday in March, BJ, Cynthia, and I spent our  morning together practicing yoga and talking blog stuff.  We have varying degrees of experience with yoga (and exercise, athletic training in general), so it was interesting … Continue reading

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J. Rooker, manatee

Stacy here! Finding a book at a yard sale is such kismet.  There are a lot of books at yard sales.  Mostly, I find a lot of book fair paperbacks that kids have outgrown.  Not that there is anything wrong … Continue reading

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Developing a yoga practice

Stacy here! Do you practice yoga?  Have you ever thought about it?  Have you stayed away because you’re not an om-chanting size zero vegan with hairy armpits?!  (Sorry… thought I would get the stereotypes out of the way first thing!)  … Continue reading

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Run, yogi, run!

Stacy here! I’ve been practicing yoga for about 12 years now.  In fact, I’d say in the past 12 years, the longest break I took from yoga was during the third and “fourth” trimesters of pregnancy.  It’s been a constant … Continue reading

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What’s all this mutter about oil and butter?

BJ Here! (No, here, to the left. There you go.) Have you ever been muddled by the fads and facts around what cooking and baking fats are best for you? There’s a lot buzzing around the grape vine! “Butter will … Continue reading

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Read your kids hungry

Stacy here! It starts when you get pregnant… worry about nourishing your child.  Eat this, not that.  Am I getting enough iron?  Avoid the caffeine.  Watch your sugar intake.  When your little bundle is an infant you can fret over … Continue reading

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