Dec. 24-25 - All libraries closed for Christmas.
New Arrivals - Cooking, homemaking, and family
Outlines accessible strategies for handling everyday child rearing challenges, including comprehensive approaches to such topics as fussiness, video game overindulgence, and respecting others.
The Three Sisters have brought together a collection of over 60 traditional recipes that you can prepare and serve simply and quickly. Features speedy one-pot curries, tasty dishes and snacks inspired by their mother's and grandmother's recipes - and their own experiences of delicious Indian street food.
" ... guide to sauces, salsas, relishes, chutneys, pickles, dips, mustards, marmalades, jellies and jams. A fully illustrated reference section covers all the techniques, equipment and ingredients needed"--P.  of cover.
Offers instructions on sewing an A-line skirt, shares alternative projects made from the same pattern, and discusses the equipment needed to create them.
"A celebration of Chicago's landmark restaurant Hot Doug's, with history from owner Doug Sohn, essays and anecdotes from patrons, and appreciations from culinary professionals"--Provided by publisher.
"If you have a child with a physical disability, how can you plan your family's life in a way that is inclusive for everyone? What can you do to create a family where every member pulls his or her own weight (in appropriate measure), meets challenges, and has moments in the spotlight along the way? Most parents of a child who has a physical disability want their child to have fun, be responsible, make friends, and take acceptable risks--in short, to feel like "just one of the kids"-- and they want to make sure that the needs of the whole family are met, too"--P.  of cover.
Simple, seasonal Southern Italian dishes and exceptional pizza, cutting-edge food combinations, and ways to make traditional cuisine lighter and brighter.
Features 30 new recipes never seen before on author Juli Bauer's blog, paleomg.com, as well as a selection of her best blog recipes. Sections include poultry, beef, pork, fish/seafood, slow cooker, sweet and savory breakfasts, baked goods, 5-ingredient meals, side dishes, snacks and desserts; and each recipe features a color photo. Juli also writes about the paleo diet in general and why it works for her, suggestions for keeping a kitchen well stocked, and recommended resources for further reading.
""Gretchen's gorgeous new book is filled with delicious, gluten-free recipes, plus helpful tips that time-deprived cooks will appreciate. Beautifully-photographed, it is an easy-to-follow guide for quick and healthy meals. This book belongs in every gluten-free kitchen!" - Carol Fenster, author of 1,000 Gluten-Free Recipes"Gretchen Brown works her magic on your favorite foods, giving them a quick and simple gluten-free overhaul. Who wouldn't want to learn to make Barbecue Chicken Pizza, Tempura Shrimp with Sweet Chili Sauce, or Piña Colada Cupcakes quickly, simply, and deliciously gluten-free?!" - Olivia Dupin, chef and author of The Complete Guide to Naturally Gluten-Free Foods"Gretchen combines tasty ingredients with simple steps to make gluten-free living less of a duty and more of a delight! Her approach will leave your belly full and your family and friends wondering how eating gluten-free could get any better!"-Brandy Wendler, R.N., M.S.N., A.C.N.P., founder of A Spoonful of Wellness and Mrs. Alaska International 2012Comforting Meals Everyone Will Love--Made in No Time!Getting a hot, delicious, gluten-free meal to the table every night can seem like a challenge when time and growling stomachs are demanding food now! But you can turn the tables from stressed to dressed in no time with Fast and Simple Gluten-Free, your one-stop solution to creating fast, family-friendly meals in a half hour or less.Inside, you'll find more than 100 truly inspiring recipes for everything from Carrot Cake Pancakes with Cream Cheese Frosting to Green Chicken Enchiladas and Quinoa Tabbouleh, with recipes requiring just 30 minutes or less from start to fork.Author, mom, and g-free blogger Gretchen Brown will show you just how easy it is to create wholesome, wheat-free meals that you can feel good about--and that your family will love. Through streamlined ingredient lists and simple yet effective cooking techniques, you'll learn how to pull together delicious dishes that taste as if you've spent hours slaving away in the kitchen, even though you haven't! From classic dishes like burgers, pizzas, and pot pies to fresh and exciting new takes, you'll find recipes that will make everyone happy, including: Tarragon-Lemon Chicken Salad --Chocolate Chili -- Mozzarella Pizza with Pine Nuts, Currants, and Arugula -- Pork Tacos with Avocado and Tomato Salsa -- Cumin-Turkey Burgers -- Mocha Chocolate Fudge Cakes -- Lemon-Lime Cheesecake with Gingersnap Crust. Nourish yourself and your family the stress-free way with Fast and Simple Gluten-Free. Great meals are just minutes away!"-- Provided by publisher.
From the blogging duo Hot Knives: cheeky, over-the-top, vegetarian recipes with a new set of rules.
This inspirational and thought-provoking book, based on the author's journeys through France, delves into the differences between French and American women, revealing how French women, in order to attain happiness, know how to balance their lives and still make time for themselves.
"Remember Christmas at home with our newest collection of festive recipes, merry-making tips and warm holiday memories"--Cover.
"Celebrate harvest in your hometown with hearty recipes, inspiring tips and warm fall memories"--p. of cover.
Organized by season, this book features menus and recipes for groups of two, four, or six.
Companion to the weight loss book The fastdiet.