Today is my birthday.
My family got me a praline cheesecake from O’Delice Bakery. Yummy. Very sinful. This is the first time that I ordered a cheesecake for my birthday.
On Friday, my coworkers celebrated early with an exceptional cake from Wal-Mart. Yes, it was yummy; even the picky eaters had a piece.
When I lived in other cities, I would always give myself something for my birthday. I will continue this tradition by getting
Geographies of New Orleans - Urban Fabrics Before the Storm by
Richard Campanella. I was at a couple of bookstores over the weekend, between running errands, and I spotted it. I briefly looked at it, and I decided it must be MINE, and very soon.
There are lots of graphics and pictures. I hope to learn a lot of new information.
Has anyone written a great book about your hometown or your ancestor's home country or countries? Let us all know about it.