The Pineapple Daisy Recipe Book: Sensational Fruit Design to Delight Your Senses by Lindy Orist and Zantia Archuleta Abeyta

The Pineapple Daisy Recipe Book: Sensational Fruit Design to Delight Your Senses Lindy Orist and Zantia Archuleta Abeyta AuthorHouse (2010) ISBN 9781438961675 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   Until I received this book for review I had no idea how the beautiful flowers and designs are made out of fruit.  Orist and Abeyta … More The Pineapple Daisy Recipe Book: Sensational Fruit Design to Delight Your Senses by Lindy Orist and Zantia Archuleta Abeyta

The Diabetic Pastry Chef: Because Everyone Deserves Sweets! by Stacey Harris

The Diabetic Pastry Chef:  Because Everyone Deserves Sweets! Stacey Harris Pelican Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781589807471 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   Being a diabetic I am always looking for recipes that I can use, either with a few adjustments or as is.  And, as diabetics know, pastries can be a challenge.  I … More The Diabetic Pastry Chef: Because Everyone Deserves Sweets! by Stacey Harris

Simple Tips for Gardeners Written and Compiled by Rachel Quillin

Simple Tips for Gardeners Written and Compiled by Rachel Quillin Barbour Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781602607033 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   Perfect for gardening enthusiasts.  Perfect for self-reflection.  Perfect for an inspirational gift.  “Simple Tips for Gardeners” gives readers gardening tips, Bible verses, and inspiring thoughts to guide each to a sacred … More Simple Tips for Gardeners Written and Compiled by Rachel Quillin

Simple Slow Cooker Meals (Countertop Inspirations) Compiled by MariLee Parrish

Simple Slow Cooker Meals (Countertop Inspirations) Compiled by MariLee Parrish Barbour Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781602607422 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   Using the slow cooker during the winter is one of my favorite ways of creating meals.  The result is nurturing, homey, and touches the soul.  As well, the house smells great … More Simple Slow Cooker Meals (Countertop Inspirations) Compiled by MariLee Parrish

Savannah Classic Seafood: Recipes from Favorite Restaurants by Janice Shay

Savannah Classic Seafood:  Recipes from Favorite Restaurants Janice Shay Pelican Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781589807440 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   I love seafood, especially when it is prepared the “Southern” way.  Janice Shay’s compilation of recipes from well-known and favorite restaurants not only gives an array of taste-bud teasers but colorful photographs … More Savannah Classic Seafood: Recipes from Favorite Restaurants by Janice Shay

Mardi Gras Parade of Posters by Andrea Mistretta

Mardi Gras Parade of Posters Andrea Mistretta Pelican Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781589807785 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   I’ve never experienced such a wonderful collection of colorful, unique, and memorable posters as I have in Andrea Mistretta’s “Mardi Gras Parade of Posters.”   Each poster glistens with precise shades of brilliant, dazzling, and … More Mardi Gras Parade of Posters by Andrea Mistretta

Justin Wilson’s Easy Cookin’: 150 Rib-Tickling Recipes for Good Eating by Justin Wilson

Justin Wilson’s Easy Cookin’: 150 Rib-Tickling Recipes for Good Eating Justin Wilson Pelican Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781589807907 Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   There is nothing better than down-home cookin’ and Justin Wilson makes it really easy with his edition of “Justin Wilson’s Easy Cookin’.”  The recipes are simple, quick to make, … More Justin Wilson’s Easy Cookin’: 150 Rib-Tickling Recipes for Good Eating by Justin Wilson

Just Desserts: 120 Tasty Recipes (Countertop Inspirations) by Compilation

Just Desserts: 120 Tasty Recipes (Countertop Inspirations)CompilationBarbour Publishing (2010)ISBN 9781602607644Reviewed by Irene Watson for Reader Views (02/10)   As a reviewer I’m asked to test at least three recipes and my biggest challenge is to choose which ones to try out.  My first choice was to go quick and easy, so it ended up being … More Just Desserts: 120 Tasty Recipes (Countertop Inspirations) by Compilation

Fun Facts for Baseball Fans (Life’s Little Book of Wisdom) Compiled by Paul Muckley

Fun Facts for Baseball Fans (Life’s Little Book of Wisdom) Compiled by Paul Muckley Barbour Publishing (2010) ISBN 9781602607149 Reviewed by Irene Watson  for Reader Views (02/10) Did you know the following? “1903: In the first modern fall classic, the American League’s Boston Americans (also known as the Red Sox) defeat the Pittsburg Pirates in … More Fun Facts for Baseball Fans (Life’s Little Book of Wisdom) Compiled by Paul Muckley