New Arrivals - Cooking, homemaking, and family
This collection provides recipes for traditional comfort food created with healthier substitutiions, including casseroles, noodle dishes, slow cooked meals and desserts. Editors selected their favorites from previous editions of the Comfort food diet cookbook.
"The ultimate reference for making all kinds of candy--a comprehensive technique guide with more than 80 time-tested recipes"--Page  of cover.
Compilation of 52 weekly menu plans to help make dinnertime fun and easy for families.
An updated edition of the fifth best-selling book of the successful Startup Series, Start Your Own Bar and Club is a comprehensive guide that shows aspiring entrepreneurs how to create the perfect blend of passion and profits within the bar industry. Updated with the latest industry trends, news, and resources, readers learn about the hottest bar and club opportunities including sports bars, night clubs, neighborhood bars, wine bars, and more. The experts at Entrepreneur take aspiring business owners step-by-step through start-up basics including scouting locations, researching their market, and licensing requirements. Eager entrepreneurs learn first-hand from industry experts how to research their market, design an attractive atmosphere, create policies and procedures, woo their patrons and keep them coming back. Also covered is the latest equipment such as new cash register systems and HDTVs, and expanded information on the Special Occupancy Tax, liquor liability insurance, and third-party liability insurance.
Collects recipes featuring gluten-free ancient grains ideal for people with food allergies or gluten intolerances, including amaranth, buckwheat, chia, kaniwa, quinoa, millet, oats, sorghum, and teff.
"Clear, step-by-step instructions with full-color photography show how to accomplish the most common home repair, maintenance and improvement tasks. A complete homeowners manual for jobs that cover every part of the home, including electrical, plumbing, flooring, walls, windows and doors, kitchens, bathrooms, cabinetry, garages, basements, and exteriors"-- Provided by publisher.
"How to start, grow, and succeed in the food truck business. Food trucks have become a wildly popular and important part of the hospitality industry. Consumers are flocking to these mobile food businesses in droves, inspiring national food truck competitions and even a show dedicated to the topic on The Food Network. The relatively low cost of entry as compared to starting a restaurant, combined with free and low-cost ways to market them to the masses via platforms like social media, are just two of the reasons that food truck business are drawing in budding entrepreneurs. Author David Weber, a food truck advocate and entrepreneur himself, is here to offer his practical, step-by-step advice to achieving your mobile food mogul dreams in The Food Truck Handbook. This book cuts through all of the hype to give both hopeful entrepreneurs and already established truck owners an accurate portrayal of life on the streets. From concept to gaining a loyal following to preventative maintenance on your equipment this book covers it all. Includes profiles of successful food trucks, detailing their operations, profitability, and scalability. Establish best practices for operating your truck using one-of-a-kind templates for choosing vending locations, opening checklist, closing checklist, and more. Create a sound business plan complete with a reasonable budget and finding vendors you can trust; consider daily operations in detail from start to finish, and ultimately expand your business. Stay lean and profitable by avoiding the most common operating mistakes. Author David Weber is Founder and President of the NYC Food Truck Association (NYCFTA), which brings together small businesses that own and operate premium food trucks in NYC focused on innovation in hospitality, high quality food, and community development."-- Provided by publisher.
"A seasonal collection of enticing, comforting recipes for whole-grain breakfasts: cereals, granolas, porridges, and mueslis, as well as seasonal toppings and basics like homemade yogurt and almond milk, from the writer of the popular blog A Sweet Spoonful. A beautifully illustrated guide to the most important meal of the day, Whole-Grain Mornings offers 65 sweet and savory recipes for wholesome breakfasts. From busy weekdays to slow Sundays and celebratory brunches, this charming cookbook will inspire readers to look beyond their average bowl of cold cereal toward healthy and delicious ways to incorporate whole grains into morning meals. Seasonal recipes include Blueberry Breakfast Bars, Greens and Grains Scramble, Zucchini Farro Cakes, and Apricot Pistachio Granola. Featuring information on timesaving alternatives as well as a guide to the most commonly used whole grains and natural sweeteners--and with abundant food and lifestyle photography throughout--this cookbook is as visually rich as it is refreshingly useful. "-- Provided by publisher.
Outlines recommendations for inspiring children to love learning and develop inner resources, profiling a parenting style that avoids the high pressure and permissiveness of current models to promote balance, adaptability, and positive thinking skills.
Over 30 of country music's brightest stars share their favorite food stories, told through a combination of fond recollections of great meals with family and friends, favorite memories and meals "from the road", sneak-peaks into their home kitchens, and over 75 of their own favorite recipes.
Explains how to make healthy juices at home with produce grown in small organic gardens, windowsills, porches, or kitchen plots, and provides a variety of recipes that can be customized to meet specific nutritional needs.
"When chef and caterer Anna Conrad was asked to provide paleo recipes for a fitness group's 28-day paleo challenge, she was a little skeptical. Could an athlete, or even an average person, really maintain a balanced body without any grains or dairy? Before agreeing to the job, she decided to follow the diet for two weeks to see how she felt. In that short amount of time, she lost eight pounds without feeling hungry or deprived, and her blood pressure, heart rate, and cholesterol all stayed within healthy limits. She gladly provided the recipes and now offers a paleo menu as a regular part of her catering business. But what about bread? How can you make bread without grains? In this book, Conrad teaches how to make wholesome and satisfying breads with almond flour, coconut flour, and a host of other delicious, non-grain flours"--From publisher description.
Cooking with live fire goes way beyond the barbecue grill. Rediscover the pleasures of a variety of unconventional techniques, from roasting pork on a spit to baking bread in ashes, searing fish on a griddle, smoking turkey, roasting vegetables in a fireplace, making soup in a cast-iron pot, baking pizza in a wood-fired oven, cooking bacon on a stick, and much, much more. Includes 100 recipes for everything from roasted rabbit to fish chowder and baguettes.
"This revised edition of Vice Cream features more than 90 delicious ice cream recipes using all-vegan ingredients like nuts, dates, coconut milk, maple syrup, and fruit, plus recipes for raw vegan ice creams and sauces. Including classic recipes like Chocolate and refreshing fruit-based flavors like Strawberry-Rhubarb, as well as more exotic new flavors like Mayan Chocolate, Pistachio Coconut, and Pomegranate, this colorful guide transforms a beloved treat into a delicious, wholesome vegan delight"-- Provided by publisher.
Whether you call it "grilling" or "barbecuing," outdoor cooking is an affordable, convenient, and satisfying way to entertain at home. With approximately 100 delicious recipes and dozens of eye-popping color photos, Idiot's Guides: Grilling allows anyone to quickly become a master of grilling the perfect burger, steak, or chop. Not just for meat, though, this book includes recipes for seafood, vegetables, fruits, pizzas, breads, sauces, rubs, and more. Additional coverage includes essential grilling techniques; tools and accessories; smoking and curing processes; and other expert tips for both gas and charcoal grills.
A clinical psychologist and internationally recognized expert in mindfulness provides parents with the five elements of mindful discipline, including unconditional love, mentorship and admitting mistakes to help raise respectful, responsible children with high emotional intelligence and good self-esteem.
Rice and grains have always played an important part in a healthy diet, but not everyone knows how to cook with them to make wholesome, delicious dishes. Ghillie James not only discusses all the grains- their provenance, nutritional benefit, how best to cook them - but showcases 120 international recipes that celebrate them. Start the day with a Breakfast Bircher, take Nori-wrapped Sushi Bundles to work for lunch, bake some Moroccan Barley Bread at the weekend, create a feast of Hyderabadi Vegetable Biryani for friends, knock up a Wheat berry, Red onion, Rocket and Chorizo Salad for a quick midweek supper, or indulge in a Stovetop Chocolate Rice Pudding. Everyone should be eating more of these grains rather than relying on staples like pasta and this book is here to inspire and excite.
Introduces a versatile array of meatless, dairy-free dishes built on whole-food ingredients.
A collection of more than 150 copycat recipes for grilled foods from popular American eateries.
Presents a selection of bread recipes, beginning with basic formulas and progressing to more complex flavors, including black pepper Parmesan, dark mountain rye, and whole wheat cinnamon raisin.