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Monday Cookbook Giveaways are Back!

Okay, it’s time I start my cookbook giveaways again! While shelving all my cookbooks, I am finding duplicates. I’ll be having giveaways every Monday! How about if we start with a best-selling Ina Garten?

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Vincent Price, a Ghost Doll, and a Pile of Cookbooks

I found a ghost doll, a Vincent Price cookbook (is there a connection?), a German deli, and piles of cookbooks. And how was your weekend?

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It’s All Greek To Me

Two-time Emmy nominee, Debbie Matenopoulos, has written a new cookbook about Greek cooking and sharing her own family recipes. Come share the joy of family meals and enter the drawing to win this cookbook for yourself!

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Looking for Tyler Florence and finding the Grateful Dead

One can meet a variety of people in little Mill Valley, California, along with some great food!

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Kitchen Witch

There is nothing like a cookbook-only store and I am determined to visit all of them . First on my list is Kitchen Witch in New Orleans.

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Slow Cooking, Big Easy Style

Did you know that pecan trees can live and bear fruit for more that 300 years, or that they are an excellent source of manganese, a good source of protein, and rich in omega-6 fatty acids? With all that goodness, you need to try these candied pecans!

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International Home and Housewares Show 2014

There is so much to do and see at the annual International Home and Housewares Show in Chicago, that I have to divide up the blogs into two parts: Part One today will be people, places, and events, followed by Part Two sometime soon about the products.

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Eataly Chicago

Eataly is now open in Chicago! I could have spent all day there…

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