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EVERYDAY ROSES
Everyday Roses: How to Grow Knock Out Roses and Other Easy-Care Garden Roses by Paul Zimmerman is a stunning guide that will show you how to grow Knock Outs and other easy care garden …

Book Reviews Mar 2013 Book Reviews Mar 2013

THINNER THIS YEAR
Thinner This Year: A Diet and Exercise Program for Living Strong, Fit and Sexy is the follow-up program to the New York Times bestseller Younger Next Year. This new book uses the crucial …

Book Reviews Feb 2013 Book Reviews Feb 2013

BETTER FOOD FOR DOGS
Written by a veterinarian and dog experts, Better Food for Dogs, is filled with expert and advice on understanding your dog’s nutritional needs and building the framework for optimum health. More than …

Book Reviews Jan 2013 Book Reviews Jan 2013

PORTRAIT OF HOUSTON
Come see Houston, Texas, as you’ve never seen it before with Portrait of Houston. Join one of Texas’ finest photographers, Kathy Adams Clark, as she turns her lens on Houston, showcasing the diverse …

Book Reviews Dec 2012 Book Reviews Dec 2012

CAKE BALLS
Cake Balls: Amazingly Delicious Bite-Size Treats comes from two women credited with starting the cake ball craze, Robin Ankeny and Charlotte Lyon. Featuring 52 easy-to-follow recipes for a wide range of cake balls, this …

Book Reviews Nov 2012 Book Reviews Nov 2012

PAPER MADE!
Kayte Terry, visual communication and inspiration manager for Anthropologie, whose cutting-edge work appears in the chain’s windows and in-store displays, applies her impeccable aesthetic to the art of paper craft. In Paper Made! 101 …

Book Reviews Oct 2012 Book Reviews Oct 2012

THE ESSENTIAL CANCER TREATMENT NUTRITION GUIDE & COOKBOOK
Recent research indicates that diet can influence a patient’s cancer treatment and survival rate, and can help manage side effects. The Essential Cancer Treatment Nutrition Guide & Cookbook …

Book Reviews Aug 2012 Book Reviews Aug 2012

THE PICKLED PANTRY
The Pickled Pantry is a fresh, contemporary guide to pickling the harvest. The book provides 150 recipes for pickling everything from apples to zucchini. There are techniques for making fermented pickles, salsas, relishes, …

Book Reviews Jul 2012 Book Reviews Jul 2012

NEW FRONT YARD IDEA BOOK
Lushly illustrated with 325 color photographs, New Front Yard Idea Book offers the best design information from experts to inspire homeowners everywhere. Sandra Soria’s book is overflowing with ideas for the …

Book Reviews Jun 2012 Book Reviews Jun 2012

175 BEST BABYCAKES
Kathy Moore and Roxanne Wyss’ book 175 Best Baby Cakes offers delightful and creative recipes to make cake pops in your kitchen quickly and easily. These recipes were developed specifically for use in …

Book Reviews May 2012 Book Reviews May 2012

THE VEGETARIAN KITCHEN TABLE COOKBOOK
The inspiration behind The Vegetarian Kitchen Table Cookbook was Igor Brotto and Olivier Guiriec’s desire to share both classic and internationally inspired dishes that will appeal to everyone — vegetarian or …

Book Reviews Apr 2012 Book Reviews Apr 2012

FRESH AMERICAN SPACES
Interior designer Annie Selke’s new book, Fresh American Spaces, takes a modern look at five distinctly American decorating styles: Refined Romantic, Nuanced Neutral, Happy Preppy, Cultured Eclectic and Everyday Exuberance. Drawing on a …

Book Reviews Mar 2012 Book Reviews Mar 2012

FINE COOKING ITALIAN
Fine Cooking Italian features the magazine’s blend of delicious, triple-tested recipes and solid how-to information. This collection of 200 Italian dishes has it all, from appetizers to soups, pastas to pizzas, and mains …

Book Reviews Feb 2012 Book Reviews Feb 2012

STYLISH SHEDS AND ELEGANT HIDEAWAYS
For Stylish Sheds and Elegant Hideaways, Debra Prinzing and photographer Bill Wright traveled the country to find today’s most innovative and inviting sheds. Their book features more than 30 of the most …

Book Reviews Jan 2012 Book Reviews Jan 2012

JUNIOR’S DESSERT COOKBOOK
Junior’s Dessert Cookbook: Over 75 Recipes for Cheesecakes, Pies, Cookies, Cakes and More features 75 delicious and easy-to-follow recipes for desserts that have made Junior’s a legendary restaurant in New York.
In Junior’s Dessert …

Book Reviews Dec 2011 Book Reviews Dec 2011

Just Tacos
Just Tacos: 100 Delicious Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner showcases Shelly Wiseman’s mastery of the art of Mexican cuisine. Just Tacos includes recipes for many fillings that are easy to make for a …

Book Reviews Nov 2011 Book Reviews Nov 2011

175 BEST BABYCAKES
Kathy Moore and Roxanne Wyss’ book 175 Best Babycakes is the first and only cookbook specially written for the Babycakes Cupcake Maker appliance. This innovative cookbook is written, and all recipes tested, …

Book Reviews Oct 2011 Book Reviews Oct 2011

DIPLOMACY AND DIAMONDS
The international socialite and global political activist Joanne King Herring tells her fascinating continuing story in Diplomacy and Diamonds: My Wars from the Ballroom to the Battlefield. The former Texas television anchor …

Book Reviews Sep 2011 Book Reviews Sep 2011

A CONVERSATION WITH GOD
A Conversation With God was created because life is challenging and one’s heart longs to understand. Author Alton Gansky’s book contains 55 of life’s greatest questions and answers. Each topic includes …

Book Reviews Aug 2011 Book Reviews Aug 2011

WHAT PLANT WHEN
What Plant When is a compact book from DK Publishing and the American Horticultural Society It is the perfect guide to choosing beautiful plants that will give seasonal interest and color to a …

Baffled By Window Coverings? Baffled By Window Coverings?

By Sandra Meineke
Window coverings can make or break a home improvement project. Should you go with outside shutters? Indoor drapes or shades? Long draperies or just a valance? Decorative or plain rods? Tiebacks or straight …

Book Reviews Jul 2011 Book Reviews Jul 2011

EVERYDAY TO ENTERTAINING
Everyday to Entertaining: 200 Sensational Recipes That Transform From Casual to Elegant by Meredith Deeds and Carla Snyder is full of recipes that any home cook can whip up with ease for …

Book Reviews Jun 2011 Book Reviews Jun 2011

BACKYARD HARVEST
Backyard Harvest by Jo Whittingham takes you through all the states of growing, picking, storing and preserving fruits and vegetables. Each chapter contains four sections that provide instructions on what to eat, plant …

Book Reviews May 2011 Book Reviews May 2011

FRESH FLOWER ARRANGING
If you’ve ever ogled a bouquet of flowers at the supermarket and wondered how to display them once you’ve brought them home, then Fresh Flower Arranging is for you. This book offers …