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A summer heat wave has landed in the middle of Houston, Texas and I’m feel it slapping me in the face every time I walk outside the door. There are a handful of things that can get me through the sweat, so I decided to share some of them here with you and a few others in my newsletter. Grab a cold beverage, rub some ice cubes on your sizzling

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IHGB Book List 2017

I love my book list posts. GIDDY is the only word I can think of to describe my demeanor when I’m compiling your recommendations. Seriously, I will have to figure out how to double the time in my day in order to tackle the list of twenty books I wrote down, thanks to everyone’s feedback. Y’all are my people. The book list has been a labor of love. I know

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Slink’s Links: Happy 4th Edition

Did the 4th of July sneak up on you, too? I feel like our nation’s birthday should be weeks away. Which reminds me, where did the first half of 2017 go? While I do that math, here are some great links that will help you prepare for any celebration you might be attending this weekend. Enjoy, and God bless America! Do you need a dependable ice cream sandwich recipe? Delish

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Slink’s Links – Father’s Day Edition

Hang in there, dear reader. You’re almost to the weekend. It’s so close you can imagine yourself basking in the 90+ degree heat. Wait, is that just Houston where you feel like your walking through the steam of a hot bowl of soup when you go outside? Please send air conditioning units. Thank you. It’s Father’s Day this weekend. I thought I might offer ideas for presents or entertainment for

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Calling all readers!

When IHGB reader Martha emailed me in March asking if I was ever going to release another Beaner Book List, I smiled. Martha and I get each other. We’ve never met, but I have a feeling we would be those friends who pass books back and forth. She’d call me to try and guess why I turned down the corner of a certain page. I would laugh at the jokes

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