I am constantly struggling with the question of what to make for dinner. So when I read about Jenny Rosenstrach’s new book, DINNER: THE PLAYBOOK, chronicling her family adventure—cooking thirty new dishes in a single month . . . that would also satisfy the palates of growing children—I was impressed. And, when I read her […]

Perfectly timed for fall’s bountiful harvests, enjoy PLENTY MORE, the hotly anticipated follow-up to London chef Yotam Ottolenghi’s bestselling & award-winning cookbook, PLENTY!  He has shared with us a delectable recipe from his new book: Tomato and Roasted Lemon Salad!   TOMATO AND ROASTED LEMON SALAD I cooked a recipe similar to this in Sardinia when I shot […]

And let’s not mention the strawberry nutella oatmeal. Yum! Become a culinary MacGyver with the brilliant ideas in Amazing Food Hacks. The 75 tips and recipes in this book span from hilariously low-brow to ingeniously gourmet, incorporating how to ratchet up the flavor of packaged ramen, mix a sophisticated cocktail when Coors Light is the […]

It’s Thanksgiving, one of my favorite holidays filled with family, friends, and amazing food. This holiday We felt we should bring you an amazing cookbook giveaway! We were very, very excited to host the food-blogging phenomenon, Deb Perelman, at our gathering of librarians last month at the Tri-State Book Buzz. She’s a home cook, mom, photographer, and celebrated author […]

Thanksgiving is tomorrow, time for amazing food shared with family and friends around the table. With the holidays upon us and the end of the year coming there will be lots of occasions to get in the kitchen and make something yummy. We’ve pulled together a Cookbook Catalog especially for librarains from our Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 seasons. It includes titles for all […]

According to just about every website, tweet and status update available- it seems that losing weight is the #1 (or very close to #1) New Year’s Resolution… But, this is really for the anti-lose-weight-resolution makers, and I know you are out there…  Little Old Lady Recipes Comfort Food and Kitchen Table Wisdom…made with love and […]