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Jennifer Gunter

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Jennifer Gunter is a Canadian-American gynecologist, a New York Times columnist covering women’s health, an author, and a specialist in chronic pain medicine and vulvovaginal disorders.
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The Book of the Unnamed Midwife
Meg Elison - 2016-10-11 (first published in 2014)
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Philip K. Dick Award Winner for Distinguished Science FictionWhen she fell asleep, the world was doomed. When she awoke, it was dead.In the wake of a fever that decimated the earth’s population—killing women and children and making childbirth deadly for the mother and infant—the midwife must pick her way through the bones of the world she once knew...
Jennifer Gunter
This is an amazing book, highly recommend you read it!      source
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Drinking French
The Iconic Cocktails, Apéritifs, and Café Traditions of France, with 160 Recipes
David Lebovitz - 2020-03-03
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The New York Times bestselling author of My Paris Kitchen serves up more than 160 recipes for trendy cocktails, quintessential apéritifs, café favorites, complementary snacks, and more.Bestselling cookbook author, memoirist, and popular blogger David Lebovitz delves into the drinking culture of France in Drinking French. This beautifully photograph...
Jennifer Gunter
Enjoying La Marguerite with the last of the oranges and a lime from the tree. Recipe via @davidlebovitz. Highly recommend his book Drinking French!      source
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My Paris Kitchen
Recipes and Stories [A Cookbook]
David Lebovitz - 2014-04-08
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A collection of stories and 100 sweet and savory French-inspired recipes from popular food blogger David Lebovitz, reflecting the way Parisians eat today and featuring lush photography taken around Paris and in David's Parisian kitchen.It’s been ten years since David Lebovitz packed up his most treasured cookbooks, a well-worn cast-iron skillet, an...
Jennifer Gunter
@herrpierre @davidlebovitz I love his other book My Paris Kitchen      source
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Ramen Obsession
The Ultimate Bible for Mastering Japanese Ramen
Naomi Imatome-Yun - 2019-10-29
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The world of ramenfrom the streets of Japan to your kitchen Seasoned broth, slurpable noodles, and colorful toppings brimming with flavor and texturea good bowl of Japanese ramen is more than just food, its an experience. With Ramen Obsession, youll have all the tools, techniques, recipes, and step-by-step instructions youll need to make the perfec...
Jennifer Gunter
I can’t recommend this book enough for those of you looking for holiday gifts. We have homemade ramen at least once a month now and tbh that should really be more often.      source
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The Change of Life in Health and Disease
A Practical Treatise on the Nervous and Other Affections Incidental to Women at the Decline of Life (Classic Reprint)
Edward John Tilt - 2017-05-19 (first published in 2015)
Excerpt from The Change of Life in Health and Disease: A Practical Treatise on the Nervous and Other Affections Incidental to Women at the Decline of LifeVariable as the duration of this time is in difl'erent women, it receives a certain degree of precision from the date of the last menstrual flow, which divides the change of life into two periods. W...
Jennifer Gunter
@Fortran It’s actually a very progressive book!      source
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Your Day, Your Way
The Fact and Fiction Behind Your Daily Decisions
Timothy Caulfield - 2020-12-01
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Part pop-science, part self-help, Your Day. Your Way. is a friendly, funny, fact-based guide to changing how you make decisions in order to live a better -- maybe even your best -- life. We make, and worry about, a thousand big and little decisions during our waking hours. And for most of us, these decisions are made (after a lot of hemming and haw...
Jennifer Gunter
A great book!! Highly recommend. A fun read and if you have vaccine hesitant family this is a nice soft way to introduce science and how fake news affects our thinking.      source
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Dead Man Walking
The Eyewitness Account Of The Death Penalty That Sparked a National Debate
Helen Prejean - 1994-05-31 (first published in 1993)
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In 1982, Sister Helen Prejean became the spiritual advisor to Patrick Sonnier, the convicted killer of two teenagers who was sentenced to die in the electric chair of Louisiana’s Angola State Prison. In the months before Sonnier’s death, the Roman Catholic nun came to know a man who was as terrified as he had once been terrifying. She also came to ...
Jennifer Gunter
@AlanLevinovitz I changed my position on the death penalty after reading Dead Man Walking. I had no idea how unfair the judicial system. I had moved from Canada a few months before and read the book and it completely changed my mind.      source
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The Martian
Andy Weir - 2014-10-28 (first published in 2012)
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Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm forces his crew to evacuate the planet while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded on Mars's surface, with no way to signal Earth that he's alive. And even if he could get word out, h...
Jennifer Gunter
@MommaUnfiltered The Martian. The book was excellent, but the movie elevated it even more.      source
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Flour Water Salt Yeast
The Fundamentals of Artisan Bread and Pizza [A Cookbook]
Ken Forkish - 2012-09-18
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From Portland's most acclaimed and beloved baker comes this must-have baking guide, featuring recipes for world-class breads and pizzas and a variety of schedules suited for the home baker.There are few things more satisfying than biting into a freshly made, crispy-on-the-outside, soft-and-supple-on-the-inside slice of perfectly baked bread. For Po...
Jennifer Gunter
All my bread recipes are from this book Flour, Water, Salt, Yeast. Can’t recommend it enough. @DrJenAdjacent bakes a truly lovely levain bread from this book.      source
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A Vindication of the Rights of Pregnant Women
Lyz Lenz - 2020-08-11
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An impassioned and irreverent argument for dismantling our cultural narratives around pregnancy. The U.S. has the worst rate of maternal deaths in the developed world, a rate that is increasing, even as infant mortality rates decrease. Meanwhile, the right-wing assault on reproductive rights and bodily autonomy has also escalated. We can already gl...
Jennifer Gunter
Normally when I am by myself for dinner I don’t make anything nice. I eat leftovers or a hastily constructed salad. Tonight I am making crab and roasted red pepper and onion quiche. This act of self care was inspired by @lyzl’s amazing book Belabored.      source
Watership Down by Richard Adams