Book Review: Pandora’s Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal

Ah, this post is long overdue. The last 3 months have been a time of transition, where I've been attempting to take control of my health and my career. It's a process and every day is a lesson to learn from. I've been meaning to post this review ever since I finished the book a… Continue reading Book Review: Pandora’s Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal

Book Review: Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785-1810

I've been interested in rereading some of my books from grad school, especially the ones I didn't give full attention to the first go around. This book is a perfect fit┬ábecause I'm currently in a career transition and have accepted a part-time position at a historic house┬ámuseum built in the location and period the book… Continue reading Book Review: Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785-1810

Book Review: The Jacksonian Promise: America, 1815-1840

Recently, I've re-read this book from my grad school years. I was surprised, although I shouldn't be, that today Americans are still debating some of the same topics from this era. I felt this book remains relevant in our current political climate. Enjoy! In the preface of The Jacksonian Promise: America, 1815-1840, historian Daniel Feller… Continue reading Book Review: The Jacksonian Promise: America, 1815-1840