War and no pieces of cake: dining from the Tolstoy family cookbook- The Guardian

10-13 dating sites On 9 September 2018, Tolstoy turns 190. Hosting a birthday party for a peace-loving, cake-hating, alcohol-reviling (and dead) vegetarian is no mean feat. Luckily I have a trick up my sleeve.  https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/sep/06/war-and-no-pieces-of-cake-dining-from-the-tolstoy-family-cookbook

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5k likes over the weekend!

Thank you, moderators, from Alfred A. Knopf/Vintage Books for mentioning Leo Tolstoy A Vegetarian’s Tale on official Leo Tolstoy Facebook page. So far 5000 likes (yes, five thousand-incredible, and 700 shares and counting just in 2 days)

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Tolstoy and Vegetarianism

Tolstoy noted the following in his “Confession”: “I have everything that is typically understood to constitute wellbeing. But I suddenly realized that I do not know why I need all of this and what is the point of my life.” Leo Tolstoy loved to hunt since childhood, ever since his father taught him to hunt. His favorite quarries were bear and fowl, and he loved to go […]

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