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Focusing on nine different rooms including her own recently purchased Manhattan apartment Lara Spencer shows readers that all it takes is planning shopping know-how and a little imagination to create beautiful and comfortable homes that reflect their personal style She takes readers through the step-by-step process of overcoming the challenges of the room offering helpful tips and lessons along the way She identi fies the design dilemma comes up with a decorat ing plan makes a mood board for inspiration compiles a shopping list scours flea markets for furniture and accessories that fit the bill restores repurposes and reinvents the pieces she finds giving them new life and brings all the elements together in the gorgeous finished space With illuminating before during and after photographs of her DIY projects and the room installations Lara demystifies the decorating process and allows readers to envision endless possibilities for what they can do in their own homes
The five hosts of ABC s hit show The Chew invite you to celebrate a full year of holidays events and special occasions From Thanksgiving to Mother s Day and Christmas to the Fourth of July Mario Batali Carla Hall Clinton Kelly Daphne Oz and Michael Symon are here to provide you with mouthwatering recipes useful entertaining tips and creative crafts to make your gatherings unforgettable original and manageable In this third companion book the hosts bring the wit wisdom and practicality shared on the show to your raucous game-day gathering romantic Valentine s Day dinner and festive New Year s Eve bash The Chew A Year of Celebrations will guide you through the planning cooking and of course rejoicing in the year s most celebrated events With a complete spread for each celebration including drinks appetizers entr es sides and desserts the guesswork is taken out of menu creation all that s left to do is prepare and enjoy the fantastic food Everyone will feel the love in the air at a wedding serving Clinton Kelly s Love Drunk Punch Mario Batali s Cauliflower Fritters will ensure your awards-night get-together is a winner Michael Symon will make your Halloween delicious with Trick or Treat Mac and Cheese Carla Hall s Pumpkin Pecan Pie... will finally eliminate the toughest Thanksgiving decision classic pumpkin or classic pecan Daphne Oz will show you how to make a Citrus Salt Scrub the perfect favor for a bridal or baby shower Your event will be stress-free simple and scrumptious thanks to the sage advice offered here The Chew A Year of Celebrations will guarantee you always have a blast at your own party more
At-home science provides an environment for freedom creativity and invention that is not always possible in a school setting In your own kitchen it s simple inexpensive and fun to whip up a number of amazing science experiments using everyday ingredients Science can be as easy as baking Hands-On Family Kitchen Science Lab for Kids offers 52 fun science activities for families to do together The experiments can be used as individual projects for parties or as educational activities groups Kitchen Science Lab for Kids will tempt families to cook up some physics chemistry and biology in their own kitchens and back yards Many of the experiments are safe enough for toddlers and exciting enough for older kids so families can discover the joy of science together
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
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
New York Times bestselling author and photographer Seth Casteel s follow-up to the phenomenal Underwater Dogs -- now with puppies The world fell in love with swimming canines in Seth Casteel s first book Underwater Dogs Now in more than 80 previously unpublished portraits of underwater puppies we see man s best friends at their most playful and exuberant Each vibrant and colorful underwater image shows off the wild and sublime range of emotions of puppies cute and irresistible to the very last
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
The exuberant exhilarating photographs of dogs underwater that have become a sensation From the water s surface it s a simple exercise a dog s leap a splash and then a wet head surfacing with a ball triumphant But beneath the water is a chaotic ballet of bared teeth and bubbles paddling paws fur and ears billowing in the currents From leaping Lab to diving Dachshund the water is where a dog s distinct personality shines through some lounge in the current paddling slowly but others arch their bodies to cut through the water with the focus and determination of a shark In more than eighty portraits award-winning pet photographer and animal rights activist Seth Casteel captures new sides of our old friends with vibrant underwater photography that makes it impossible to look away Each image bubbles with exuberance and life a striking reminder that even in the most loveable and domesticated dog there are more primal forces at work In Underwater Dogs Seth Casteel gives playful and energetic testament to the rough-and-tumble joy that our dogs bring into our lives
The final Origami Yoda case file from the kids at McQuarrie Middle School After successfully fighting to save their field trip in Princess Labelmaker to the Rescue Tommy and the gang prepare for a well-earned day of fun and adventure in Washington DC but of course it won t be that easy This trip to the nation s capital will be full of shifting alliances and betrayals carsickness and sugar rushes Trouble starts even before the buses leave school when Principal Rabbski decrees the field trip an origami-free zone Dwight secretly folds a Yoda from a Fruit Roll-Up but will Fruitigami Yoda be a match for Harvey s sour hate-filled pickle of darkness Astronaut ice cream a supersonic plane a Johnny Appleseed sighting and a near arrest are just some of the clues in the sweetest stookiest biggest craziest Origami Yoda case file yet