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Some Good Books To Wind Down The Day With

Here are some great books that are good for relaxing the mind before bedtime.Visions of Japan by Kawase Hasui. This guy was a genius who created hundreds of stunning woodblock paintings of rural Japan back in the old days. Guessing he travelled like crazy and mostly on horseback.  Pretty sure Toyota wasn't around back then. If you're not familiar with his art, google his name for some amazing prints. I have them all over at home and even as my phone's wallpaper.
Leave the concrete jungle behind! The River Cottage Cookbook.  HF-W is a hero of mine (and Tim Ferriss as well). Briliant UK TV series on sustainable living in the countryside (smallholding) Beautiful book with amazing recipes and updates about his projects and the evolution of River Cottage. Only disturbing thing happens in the TV series: slaughtering the livestock after feeding and petting them and playing with them and bonding for months.  I'd go ovo-lactogetarian or something...
KL - A sketchbook. Always had …