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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
Tory Burch sees the world in color inspired by people places and ideas all of which influence her brand synonymous with print and color In her first book she explores what living in color means to her The book is organized by color each one brought to life through images of her own collections and travels how she entertains style icons the works of artists authors and interior designers she admires and the advice of business leaders many of whom are interviewed within The book also offers a glimpse into the more personal moments in Tory s life such as family trips with her boys or the indelible ways in which her parents Buddy and Reva Robinson influenced her collection company and philosophy The foreword is written by Anna Wintour artistic director of Cond Nast and editor-in-chief of Vogue and the cover features Damien Hirst s Beautiful Primal Urges Rug Damien Hirst and Science Ltd all rights reserved DACS London ARS NY 2014 Courtesy of Other Criteria 100 of the gross proceeds received by Tory Burch LLC from the sale of this book will benefit the Tory Burch Foundation
Inspired by Garden Gun magazine s popular Good Dog column a rich collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions penned by some of today s top writers including Jon Meacham Roy Blount Jr Dominique Browning and P J O Rourke When Garden Gun magazine debuted a column aptly named Good Dog it quickly became one of the publication s most popular features in print Now Editor-in-Chief David DiBennedetto proud owner of a Boykin spaniel and the editors of G G have gathered the most memorable stories as well as original pieces in this collection of essays written by some of most notable dog owners in literature and journalism Good Dog offers memorable beautifully written stories of dog ownership companionship friendship and kinship From the troublemakers who can t be fenced in to the lifelong companions who won t leave our sides this poignant anthology showcases man s best friend through all of his most endearing and sometimes maddening attributes By turns inspirational and humorous just like the dogs we love Good Dog is a must-have collection for dog lovers everywhere
Bestselling author and world-renown chef Mario Batali pays homage to the American farmer-from Maine to Los Angeles-in stories photos and recipes AMERICA -- FARM TO TABLE Simple Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local FarmersMario Batali who knows the importance of ingredients to any amazing dish sees farmers as the rock stars of the food world In this new book he celebrates American farmers their high quality products and their culture defined by hard work integrity and pride Batali asked his chef friends from Nashville Tennessee to San Francisco to tell him who their favorite farmers were and those farmers graciously shared their personal stories along with their top-of-the-line produce and products In Seattle Chef Matt Dillon introduces readers to Farmer Pierre Monnat who produces fava beans and lamb Batali then features those ingredients in such mouth-watering recipes as Lamb Shank Sloppy Joes and Fava Bean Guacamole In Washington DC Chef Jose Andres from Jaleo introduces us to Farmer Jim Crawford who grows corn broccoli and strawberries Batali s accompanying dishes include Chilled Sweet Corn Soup and Grilled Salmon with Strawberry Salsa Other stops along the way include Tampa Austin Nashville Las Vegas Los Angeles New York San... Francisco Portland Maine Chicago Cleveland Suttons Bay Michigan and Vail Colorado With over 100 superb recipes this is the book that every home cook will want upon returning from the farmer s market or grocers more
For the first time the go-to wedding website The Knot has compiled all their essential planning tools and dozens of new ideas into this beautiful wedding organizer Inside you will find Detailed timelines and worksheets for scheduling and budgeting Planning and money-saving tips on everything from the dress to the music to the reception decor 8 tabbed dividers packed with visual inspiration including more than 100 color photos of centerpieces table settings favors and more A perforated color swatch page for mixing and matching your own wedding palette Extensive information on choosing your vendors including checklists of key questions to ask Ideas for the twenty-first-century bride including how to use online tools and mobile for maximum convenience Pockets for collecting inspiring tearsheets important contracts and business cards Removable stickers on the front spine and back so you can make the binder your ownThe Knot Ultimate Wedding Planner Organizer is an indispensable resource and a lovely keepsake after the meaningful joyful and customized celebration you re sure to have
A necessary resource for anyone interested in alternative approaches to healing this book contains more than 600 easy-to-follow recipes for essential oil treatments and aromatherapy
From the rising-star designer and author of the hit blog Elements of Style a full-color fully illustrated book packed with honest advice inspiration ideas and lessons learned about designing a home that reflects your personality and style Elements of Style is a uniquely personal and practical decorating guide that shows how designing a home can be an outlet of personal expression and an exercise in self-discovery Drawing on her ten years of experience in the interior design industry Erin combines honest design advice and gorgeous professional photographs and illustrations with personal essays about the lessons she has learned while designing her own home and her own life the first being none of our homes or lives is perfect Like a funny best friend she reveals the disasters she confronted in her own kitchen renovation her struggles with anorexia her epic fight with her husband over a Lucite table and her secrets for starting a successful blog Organized by rooms in the house Elements of Style invites readers into Erin s own home as well as homes she has designed for clients Fresh modern and colorful it is brimming glamour and style as well as advice on practical matters from choosing kitchen counter materials to dressing a bed... with pillows picking a sofa and decorating a nursery without cartoon characters You ll also find a charming foreword by Erin s husband Andrew and an extensive Resource and Shopping Guide that provides an indispensable a roadmap for anyone embarking on their first serious home decorating adventure With Erin s help you can finally make your house your home more
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
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
From America s favorite momager comes a new cookbook and entertainment guide filled with Kris Jenner s very own insightful tips and favorite recipes Kris Jenner has done everything under the sun from starring as the matriarch in Keeping Up With the Kardashians to writing a New York Times bestselling memoir entitled Kris Jenner And All Things Kardashian Inside this incredible cookbook you ll find nearly 70 favorite recipes that have become the centerpiece of Kardashian-Jenner family traditions This book is another way to bring fans into Kris s home with recipes and entertaining tips that can be used by anyone and everyone Join Kris as she rolls up her sleeves to dish out tips on how to do it all and have it all in her new cookbook entertainment guide