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Archive for September, 2017

The Art of Spoon Carving: A Classic Craft for the Modern Kitchen

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If you have been reading Texas Kitchen for any length of time, you will know that I take great pleasure in reading books that teach new skills. This time I have found a great book entitled “The Art of Spoon Carving” that I think y’all are going to really enjoy. This…more


Traditional Pub Grub

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Recipes for classic British food
Written by Ryland Peters & Small

Delight your taste buds with comforting “Traditional Pub Grub”. This soft bound book from Ryland Peters, is filled with many incredible recipes for classic British food. Some of my…more

Origami City

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The art of origami has been around for centuries. It is an enjoyable pastime for young and old alike. If you are looking for a new creative outlet for your children, Origami City may be for you. This fun kit available from Tuttle Publishing allows…more

Russian Cookbook

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Cooking foods from all over the globe is a passion of mine. Believe me it never gets dull  around our dinner table. Today I want to tell y’all about author Kira Petrovskaya’s “Russian Cookbook”. This gem is filled with over 200 scrumptious sounding dishes from Russia…more

Making Concrete Pots, Bowls, and Platters

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35 stylish and simple projects for the home and garden
Written by Hester van Overbeek

Concrete is an inexpensive way to decorate your home and garden. If you know how to do it yourself. Heading to the local lawn and garden store and finding garden pots can run into some serious money…more

Sonic Bomb® with Super Shaker™ – SBB500SS

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Everyone has that certain someone in their life that is super hard to get out of bed in the morning. I remember when the girls were younger trying many methods to get em up and out of bed in the morning. Now there is Sonic Bomb with Super Shaker. This is one super loud alarm clock. This is so loud it is going to wake…more

The Make-up Manual

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Your beauty guide for brows, eyes, skin, lips and more
Written by Lisa Potter-Dixon

I have to admit proper make-up application can be daunting at times. If you are going to wear make-up you need to know how to do it correctly. One wants to look their…more