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Baking for Bookworms: Cheese Soufflé from Below Stairs by Margaret Powell

I’ve already talked a little about this book in my last post, but today we’re focused on food. I may or may not have said that I wouldn’t be cooking from non-fiction about food, but if I did so, I lied. 655 more words

Baking For Bookworms

Upstairs, Downstairs

From the first, I couldn’t get images of Downton Abbey out of my head while reading this book. In parts, it’s a mash-up of Downton Abbey and Upstairs, Downstairs about the lives of staff and their wealthy patrons and how they intersect and influence the other.  307 more words


2015 Women Writer’s Reading Challenge–Book #3: Below Stairs by Margaret Powell

If you are anything like me, you are a huge fan of BBC shows, especially Downton Abbey. This book started all these wonderful shows: a classic memoir about working in service during the 1920s. 42 more words

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