Wednesday, December 26, 2012

A Bit of Applause for Mrs. Claus | Book Review

December 5, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Authors: Jeannie Schick-Jacobowitz, Susie Schick-Pierce, & Muffin Drake Item Reviewed: A Bit of Applause for Mrs. Claus Oh No! It’s Christmas Eve and Santa Claus has the flu? What will Mrs. Claus do? A Bit of Applause for Mrs. Claus is an adorable story about the woman that makes Christmas possible. Join, Mrs. Claus as [...]

The Curious World of Wine: Facts, Legends, and Lore About the Drink We Love So Much | Book Review

November 5, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Richard Vine, PhD Item Reviewed: The Curious World of Wine Book The Curious World of Wine is a fascinating miscellany about the colorful characters, celebrated places, and quirky events surrounding wine-making. Recounting wine tales that are by turns amusing, surprising, and occasionally a bit naughty, wine expert Richard Vine reveals little-known facts such as: [...]

What Are You Doing for Lunch? | Book Review

September 17, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Mona Meighan, Ed.D. Item Reviewed: What Are You Doing for Lunch? They say there is no such thing as a free lunch. This book offers you something even better: a fun, easy way to save money and improve your health by simply packing your own lunch. Highlights of the book: Over 70 delicious recipes [...]

Tortillas to the Rescue | Cookbook Review

August 27, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Jessica Harlan Item Reviewed: Tortillas to the Rescue Tasty Tortillas, Delicious Possibilities Stuff, wrap, roll, bake, fry – there is no limit to what you can do with them. Tortillas to the Rescue goes way beyond the Mexican classics, showing you how to make dozens of tortilla creations: Philly Cheese Steak Tacos Shrimp Po’ [...]

Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty | Book Review

July 26, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Ann Shoket Item Reviewed: Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty When it comes to helping you look-and feel-your best, no one does it better than Seventeen! And now, all the beauty advice you need is packed into one amazing book! Seventeen Ultimate Guide to Beauty is every girl’s handbook to celebrating her real beauty! It’s [...]

For My Children: A Mother’s Journal of Memories, Wishes and Wisdom | Review

May 7, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Dionna Ford Item Reviewed: For My Children Open up and share your memories, dreams, and wisdom with your family in this keepsake journal they will treasure forever. For My Children: A Mother’s Journal of Memories, Wishes, and Wisdom is a beautifully designed and illustrated book with creative prompts that will spark Mom’s recollections of [...]

Because Your Mommy Loves You | Giveaway

April 30, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Item Reviewed: Because Your Mommy Loves You Book Item Given Away: Because Your Mommy Loves You Book – 3 Winners Start Date: April 30 End Date: May 15 About the Book: In this sweet companion book to Because Your Daddy Loves You, a little boy and his mom go on a [...]

My Thoughts on Fifty Shades of Grey

April 16, 2012 by admin - Jennifer  
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If you don’t like sex talk, or you are reading the books and don’t want spoilers, please skip this post… A few weeks ago while watching the Today Show they had a segment on women flipping out over a book called Fifty Shades of Grey. I watched the segment, finding it funny that the women [...]

My Daughter’s Favorite Book This Year

December 1, 2011 by admin - Jennifer  
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This year, from all the books that I have received to read with my daughter she has picked out The Snowman’s Revenge as her favorite and wants me to tell everyone that they should get it for their child this Christmas and wrap it up all pretty with a bow. I will have to agree [...]

Froggy Boots Go With Everything | Book Review

November 16, 2011 by admin - Jennifer  
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Author: Jill Zabkar Martin Item Reviewed: Froggy Boots Go With Everything book A boy’s love for his most cherished rainboots is the endearing theme of JZM Media’s inaugural children’s book.  Beautiful illustrations and simple phrases capture the essence of a young child’s imaginative play. Inspired by the beloved pink poncho of her youth — cozy sweater, long luxurious [...]

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