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.


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This is so cool:



And the rest of the story:



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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

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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.

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Possibly the coolest house ever:


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

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Do you ever wonder what really happened to Stonehenge?

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

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And in further Pottermania, how about this little gem:




Happy Friday, friends!

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1 comment:

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

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