It’s Monday and I’m reading more Flavia




It was a take-it-easy kind of weekend as the husband had to do some work. We did manage to do the usual weekend things like swim class (it was sunny for a change!), tennis, and go out for some meals.


I also did some baking. I made financiers for the first time and although I didn’t manage to get that characteristic dome, the financiers did taste good!










The new season (or at least it’s season two according to Netflix) of The Big Family Cooking Showdown




Homemade Chinese bakery-style sausage buns


Yorkshire Gold with milk



“She was two things at once. Bodily she was a matron, jowly, bosomy, bottomy odd. At heart she was a gamine. Her smile was like a baby’s, full of joyful elan. You believed you had caused it. You felt felled by a stroke of luck.”

31 YA books by black authors that you can’t miss this year 

The locked-room mystery is back

Last week:

I read:

Front Desk – Kelly Yang

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice – Laurie R King (reread)

I posted:

Book Beginnings/Friday 56 – The Calculating Stars

Fifth Chinese Daughter by Jade Snow Wong

Library Loot (February 20 to 26)

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I loved with <2000 Goodreads ratings



It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week. This meme started with J Kaye’s Blog   and then was taken up by Sheila from Book Journey. Sheila then passed it on to Kathryn at the Book Date



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