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holly-clegg's picture
Apr.30.2013
Certain foods can help ease arthritis symptoms. EATING WELL TO FIGHT ARTHRITIS, a practical, easy, everyday cookbook, is designed to focus on foods to help minimize the effects of arthritis. This book includes 200, easy-to-follow, mainstream, time-friendly and super-satisfying recipes with full...
caroline-m-grant's picture
Oct.23.2012
The oysters they ate together the first night in their new city. The chicken Milanese she learned to cook after weight-loss surgery. The cassoulet that both anchors and rebuilds their crumbling marriage.  From the $6 peach to boxed macaroni and cheese, food is never just about what we eat. It...
kristeva-dowling's picture
Aug.24.2011
Food sovereignty goes beyond addressing the need to secure a daily food source. Food sovereignty means having the right to determine where your food comes from and how it is produced. In 2008, alarmed by the impact agro-business was having on Canadian food quality and security, Kristeva Dowling...
kate-sherrod's picture
Jun.29.2011
FORMAL POETRY, INFORMAL SUBJECTS She's not Shakespeare, but hey, no one ever dared HIM to write a sonnet about a cricket that vomits to discourage predators. We all have our niches, no? On December 31, 2008, Kate Sherrod, the Iambic Pentamistress*, undertook a strange project: to write and publish...
lincoln-park's picture
May.01.2011
Just who ARE those people who pre-heat their lives to 350¡and stew for hours just to enter baking contests?   Have you ever wondered what REALLY happens at one of those things?   LiNCOLN PARK fans, rejoice! This time, she’s got us smack in the middle of a national bake-off – where the contestants...
finishyourbook's picture
Apr.18.2011
As experts pay closer attention to how junk food affects children’s behavior, it’s become increasingly clear that a well-nourished child is also a happy one. The great news is that it’s easy to make changes that will improve kids’ brain function, concentration, and outlook on life. Here are quick,...
jackie-alpers's picture
Jan.28.2011
350 full-color photos illustrate 100 recipes & 250 variations From the back cover: Mexican cuisine has become a staple of America’s restaurant scene—and this book brings it home. With 100 step-by-step main recipes and more than 250 variations, and 350 full-color photos, Knack Mexican Cooking...
thomas-keller's picture
Mar.05.2010
From Publishers Weekly Starred Review. Keller, one of America's most acclaimed chefs (The French Laundry; Bouchon), shifts his focus from fine dining to family-style meals for the home cook in this accessible and dazzlingly beautiful book based on the fare served at his Ad Hoc restaurant, in...
jm-cornwell's picture
Jan.24.2010
Chauffeur. Chef. Referee. Confidante. Provider. As a single mother, you balance these roles and dozens more every day-so take a break with A Cup of Comfort for Single Mothers. In this empowering and bittersweet collection, you will meet single mothers who have created an unbreakable bond with...
mia-king's picture
Jul.29.2009
The star of Mia King's "entertaining" (Seattle Times) debut novel Good Things is back, and she's got a full plate. Deidre McIntosh is everyone's favorite go-to person. She seems so successful, so capable, so just plain perfect, with a popular cooking show, her own line of cakes and...