Friday, July 22, 2011

7 Quick Takes: Volume 45

The idea of 7 Quick Takes Friday comes from blogger Jennifer Fulwiler, who hosts it weekly at her site, Conversion Diary.


This is so cool:

And the rest of the story:


Great quote from a fellow book lover who moved around a lot as a kid:

"We could instantly judge the quality of life in any town by how many books you could check out of the library at a time." - John Grisham, Parade, 7/10/2011


A couple of years ago I heard that hummus is the new salsa.

If that's true, what's going to be the new hummus? I vote for baba ghannouj.


Possibly the coolest house ever:

Piano House in Huainan City, An Hui province, China.
More photos and info here.


Do you ever wonder what really happened to Stonehenge?


And speaking of England... did you hear about the Harry Potter-themed corn maze in York?


And in further Pottermania, how about this little gem:

Happy Friday, friends!


1 comment:

  1. Anonymous12:31 AM

    #1 is definitely making it to my blog - love it!!!! (And the HP stuff is super fun. :)


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