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You have what it takes Did you ever wonder what you can do with all of those LEGO bricks after you have created the project they came with Now with The LEGO Ideas Book you can take what you already have and make something new The book is divided into six themed chapters transportation buildings space kingdoms adventure and useful makes each with basic templates of key models and spreads to inspire you to create your own Hints and tips from Master Builders can help you turn your classic car into a race car or add a bridge to your castle Don t be concerned if you haven t got all the bricks you need this book also shows how to simplify details making this a great user-friendly guide for any building ability Featuring all-new LEGO building projects tips to supplement and enhance your LEGO creations inspirational builds and expert advice from LEGO Master Builders The LEGO Ideas Book will keep kids of all ages creating for hours
This New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying organizing and storing Despite constant efforts to declutter your home do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level promising that if you properly simplify and organize your home once you ll never have to do it again Most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach which doom you to pick away at your piles of stuff forever The KonMari Method with its revolutionary category-by-category system leads to lasting results In fact none of Kondo s clients have lapsed and she still has a three-month waiting list With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house spark joy and which don t this international bestseller featuring Tokyo s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home and the calm motivated mindset it can inspire
Ree Drummond accidental country girl award-winning blogger Food Network personality and 1 New York Times bestselling author presents The Pioneer Woman Cooks A Year of Holidays a fantastic collection of recipes photos and homespun humor to help you celebrate all through the year Ree shows you how to ring in your favorite holidays with inspired menus for breakfasts brunches lunches dinners parties deliveries and feasts accompanied by fun instructions and hundreds of her signature step-by-step photos Filled with creative and flavorful ideas for intimate dinners group gatherings and family meals The Pioneer Woman Cooks A Year of Holidays includes dozens of mouthwatering dishes with nineteen recipes for Thanksgiving alone helping home cooks create a variety of delights Whip up a Resolution Smoothie on New Year s Day Whiskey BBQ Sliders and Dr Pepper Cupcakes for The Big Game Glazed Ham for Easter Watermelon Sangria for a sizzling Fourth of July cookout and perfect Popcorn Balls on Halloween For Christmas Ree includes special homemade treats including Caramel Apple Rolls Christmas Rum Cake and a selection of smile-inducing cookies perfect for Christmas deliveries to family and friends Enjoy holidays all year round Pioneer Woman style
The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses learning how to fish finding true north and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is In this digital age there is still a place for knots skimming stones and stories of incredible courage This book recaptures Sunday afternoons stimulates curiosity and makes for great father-son activities The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a wonderful collection of all things that make being young or young at heart fun building go-carts and electromagnets identifying insects and spiders and flying the world s best paper airplanes The completely revised American Edition includes The Greatest Paper Airplane in the WorldThe Seven Wonders of the Ancient WorldThe Five Knots Every Boy Should KnowStickballSlingshotsFossilsBuilding a Treehouse Making a Bow and ArrowFishing revised with US Fish Timers and TripwiresBaseball s Most Valuable Players Famous Battles-Including Lexington and Concord The Alamo and Gettysburg Spies-Codes and CiphersMaking a Go-CartNavajo Code Talkers DictionaryGirlsCloud FormationsThe States of the U S Mountains of the U S NavigationThe Declaration of Independence Skimming... StonesMaking a PeriscopeThe Ten CommandmentsCommon US TreesTimeline of American Historymore
NewYork Times best seller Sean Brock is the chef behind the game-changing restaurants Husk and McCrady s and his first book offers all of his inspired recipes With a drive to preserve the heritage foods of the South Brock cooks dishes that are ingredient-driven and reinterpret the flavors of his youth in Appalachia and his adopted hometown of Charleston The recipes include all the comfort food think food to eat at home and high-end restaurant food fancier dishes when there s more time to cook for which he has become so well-known Brock s interpretation of Southern favorites like Pickled Shrimp Hoppin John and Chocolate Alabama Stack Cake sit alongside recipes for Crispy Pig Ear Lettuce Wraps Slow-Cooked Pork Shoulder with Tomato Gravy and Baked Sea Island Red Peas This is a very personal book with headnotes that explain Brock s background and give context to his food and essays in which he shares his admiration for the purveyors and ingredients he cherishes
TheOatmeal com s most popular cat jokes including How to Pet a Kitty and The Bobcats plus 15 new and never-before-seen catthemed comics are presented in this hilarious collection from New York Times best-selling author Matthew Inman a k a TheOatmeal com Includes pull-out poster Jesus Rollerblading Christ--another helping of TheOatmeal Mrow MOAR kitty comics Mr Oats delivers a sidesplitting serving of cat comics in his new book How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You If your cat is kneading you that s not a sign of affection Your cat is actually checking your internal organs for weakness If your cat brings you a dead animal this isn t a gift It s a warning How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You is a hilarious brilliant offering of cat comics facts and instructional guides from the creative wonderland at TheOatmeal com How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You presents fan favorites such as Cat vs Internet How to Pet a Kitty and The Bobcats plus 17 brand-new never-before-seen cat jokes This Oatmeal collection is a must-have from Mr Oats A pullout poster is included at the back of the book
Cat lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of housecats In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry the author of the internationally syndicated comic strip Sally Forth helps cats unlock their creative potential and explain their odd behavior to ignorant humans With titles like Who Is That on Your Lap This Is My Chair Kneel Before Me Nudge and Some of My Best Friends Are Dogs the poems collected in I Could Pee on This perfectly capture the inner workings of the cat psyche With photos of the cat authors throughout this whimsical volume reveals kitties at their wackiest and most exasperating but always lovable
Cats rule And celebrating 30 years 365 Cats still rules as the 1 bestselling Page-A-Day calendar A languid tabby stretches out on the sofa Five foster kittens snuggle together on a pillow Plus regal Persians a curly Selkirk Rex a Siberian Forest cat and a Maine Coon caught red-handed with its paw inside a pumpkin Introducing the feisty quirky and lovable winners of the 2014 Cat Calendar Contest in vibrant full color this calendar belongs on every cat lover s desktop
Kids everywhere discovering the wonder and joy found in simple needle and thread And while sewing offers lots of benefits for children it nurtures creativity cognitive ability coordination and confidence and is a skill they ll use their whole lives kids know that it s just plain fun Authors Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle teach a sewing camp in Tennessee that has earned praise from delighted children and parents When families clamored for more Plumley and Lisle launched a blog sewingschool blogspot com to rave reviews Now they ve channeled the best of their children s sewing projects into this lively how-to sew book for ages five and up Featuring 21 inspired projects for young sewers Sewing School allows kids to create fabric masterpieces with minimal supervision All projects have been kid-tested most can be made using simple hand stitches and all can be embellished with personal touches To further inspire young crafters the book is full of photos and quotes from real boys and girls who have participated in the authors sewing camp Projects include items that children can hug pillows doll blanket hold wallet tote drawstring pouch give as gifts coasters glasses case pot holder and wear sleep mask hat cuffs Each project... features step-by-step instructions written at a second-grade reading level a close-up photo of every step and a photo of the finished project The book includes full-sized cutout patterns and instructions for how grown-ups can help more
Building on the success of wildly popular The LEGO Ideas Book LEGO Play Book has all-new ways to encourage kids to think build and play creatively Featuring more than 200 different builds this fun guide inspires readers with LEGO ideas to bring their bricks to life while encouraging them to use their imagination and play in new ways creating amazing LEGO models of their very own Featuring a mixture of simple medium and complex models LEGO Play Book will teach builders tips and tricks to get the most out of their blocks All-new models along with all-new photography spark new play ideas and LEGO creations There are ten-minute builds for quick play sessions a cool brick feature with ideas for using key LEGO bricks and a handful of bricks section exploring what can be done with a limited collection of LEGO bricks This book is fantastic for any LEGO builder looking to be inspired to build and create