A woman needs more than Calgon to take her away from the stress in her life--she needs a girlfriend. And in Girl Time, humorist and popular author Walker offers just that in this candid and funny--but also poignant--celebration of girlfriends.
Sass reveals how our very approach to food and cooking--packaged foods that are more package than food--puts an ever-growing strain on the earth's resources, and demonstrates how shopping choices and diet decisions can have dramatic and positive consequences on the world around us. Contains 300 recipes for all manner of land and sea vegetables, grain dishes, breads, tofu, and more. 25 illustrations.
Lavender as a culinary herb? Absolutely! Chives, dill, and basil may be more familiar, but lavender has one advantage over all the other herbs standing in the spice rack: versatility. No baker would add chives to shortbread cookies...
or dill to chocolate truffles...or basil to an orange chiffon cake. Yet lavender's delicate sweetness imparts a fresh, fragrant taste to those very same recipes -- and scores of others. And, when it comes to savory dishes, the multifaceted little purple flower infuses entrees, soups, breads, and appetizers with a mellow yet aromatic bouquet that complements the flavors that surround it.
Now, you can experience the refreshing taste of lavender in beverages, salads, sandwiches, ice creams, chocolates, and so much more. The Lavender Gourmet contains more than 140 recipes that showcase this flavorful herb, and each one will have friends and family racing to the table to see what fabulous dish you've prepared next. The Lavender Gourmet also offers... ** A lay-flat binding -- no more fighting to keep the book open to the correct page ** Recipes in 12 different categories that have been tried and tested by cooks and bakers just like you ** Information on where to find culinary lavender buds ** Recipe variations for creating different versions of the same dish ** Tips, hints, and comments that help you get out of the kitchen faster ** Advice on growing, harvesting, and using lavender. A flavor that you'll cherish forever...sweet, aromatic, refreshing lavender.
The true story of a brave curly-coated retriever and the baby birds he protects. A children's story, written and illustrated by a longtime fancier of curly-coated retrievers. Sure to delight the little ones.
Warning: For Mature Adult Audiences. Contains language and actions some may deem offensive. Sexually explicit content. MF In book four of the Dragons of Dragonose: A major revelation hits the quiet, peaceful place of Dragonose, revealing not all is what it seems. They learn of traitors who live among them, all the while turning over their own people to the enemy. Leaving King Thoran struggling with his failure to keep a portion of the Dragonose people from living in despair even if he had no prior knowledge.
Dr. Quinn never expected to have a mate. He couldn't leave to look for her when the Dragonose population depended on him. But when he is needed on a rescue mission for his people, he finds the mate he has waited a lifetime for. The problem—after the experiences she has endured, she wants no man. Paulina is given a second chance at life, she just doesn't know if she can handle it.
Can she put the past behind her and grab a future that promises patience, acceptance, protection, and love? Or will she leave a mate to mourn her loss after just finding her? Join the warriors of Dragonose as they face the enemy in a fight to free their people. All the while proving why they are the king's elite.
Kipling was one of the most popular writers in English, both prose and verse, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Henry James famously said of him: "Kipling strikes me personally as the most complete man of genius (as distinct from fine intelligence) that I have ever known." In 1907, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. This book is the world famous autobiography that Kipling penned toward the end of his life and sheds much detail on his life, career, travels and influences.