Better Homes and Gardens Old-Fashioned Home Baking (Better Homes & Gardens Test
Provides up-to-date versions of traditional homemade breads, baked desserts, cookies, crackers, cakes, pies, and pastries
- Brand: Brand: Better Homes n Gardens Books
- ASIN: 0696018721
Better Homes and Gardens Old-Fashioned Dolls and
Offers instructions for twenty-six toy and dollmaking projects, including raggedy dolls, a wooden Noah's ark, and a jack-in-the-box
- Brand: Brand: Better Homes n Gardens Books
- ASIN: 0696019752
Old-Fashioned Fruit Garden: The Best Way to Grow, Preserve, and Bake with Small
Jo Ann Gardner and her husband, Jigs, have been farming for nearly four decades, specializing in fruit, dairy, and herb products. Jo Ann herself makes and sells seventy-five cases of jams, jellies, and preserves a year. She knows her subject welland this breezy, delightful reissue of her classic text is a testament to the continued relevance of her years of gardening knowledge. Whether an old hand or a novice, you’ll find The Old-Fashioned Fruit Garden enlightening and informative, not to mention enjoyable. In this updated and full-color edition of The Old-Fashioned Fruit Garden, Jo Ann takes you back to the basics.
- ASIN: B008JF1LZ6
Grandmother's Garden: The Old-Fashioned American Garden
The first serious study of traditional American perennial gardens, which attained great popularity in the years between the Civil War and World War I, this abundantly illustrated volume explores this old-fashioned garden style--frequently referred to as "grandmother's garden"--as seen in small towns, artists' colonies and craft villages, mining towns, and settlements on the Western frontier. 159 illustrations, 75 in color.
- Brand: Brand: Harry N. Abrams
- ASIN: 0810933896
An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving
Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women. In the mid-1860s, Alcott wrote passionate, fiery novels and sensational stories. She also produced wholesome stories for children, and after their positive reception, she did not generally return to creating works for adults. Alcott continued to write until her death.
- ASIN: 1617209120
Easy - to - Make Old - Fashioned
Phantascopes, periscopes, and pinwheels — all intriguing novelties that captured the imagination of children in America and Europe several generations ago. Now with this well-illustrated how-to book, young and old alike can easily make any one of these and 35 other popular playthings that date back to the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries or earlier.In addition to fascinating background information on each toy, historians Eugene and Asterie Provenzo provide easy-to-follow directions and nearly 300 illustrations. Some objects are simple enough for a 6-year-old to make. Others will challenge older children and adults.You'll be able to turn ordinary soda straws into Pandea Pipes — an ancient musical toy. Perhaps you'll want to construct one of the earliest-known flying toys, the Helicopter-Parachute. With a flashlight, shoebox, and magnifying glass, you can build the fascinating Magic Lantern — used by showmen in an earlier era to conjure up ghosts. Or re-create any of these time-honored educational and entertaining playthings: Thaumatrope, Kite-Ferry, Tumbling Acrobat, Marble Maze, Boomerang, Buzz Saw, Floating Ball, Chromatrope Toys, Flip-Book, Balancing Man, Skyhook, Zoetrope, Moving Slides, Tumbler, Revolving Serpent, Microscope, Paper-Wrestlers, Bullroarer, and many mor...
- ASIN: 0486259587
- UPC: 800759259588
Old-Fashioned Christmas Favorites: The Best of the Gooseberry
- ASIN: 1567995373
The Little Engine That Could (Original Classic
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: Penguin Books
- ASIN: 0448405202
- UPC: 038332270532
Traditionally Fermented Foods: Innovative Recipes and Old-Fashioned Techniques for Sustainable
Harnessing traditions from previous generations to preserve food is not only a passion for Shannon Stonger, but a way of life. Shannon walked away from a career in chemistry to raise her family. Shortly thereafter, she and her husband moved their family off the grid to discover a more simple, agrarian life. With only minimal solar-powered electricity, Shannon relies on practical food preservation techniques, such as fermentation, to provide nutritious food for her family while cutting food costs.In Traditionally Fermented Foods, Shannon shows readers how to preserve food using traditional fermentation techniques, often without refrigeration. An alternative to canning and freezing, traditionally fermented foods do not require modern technology to preserve. You can learn Shannon’s authentic preservation technique, which she depends on daily to put food on the table, so you know they work. You can also learn how fermented foods work, how to make fermented foods and how to use fermented foods in recipes. This book contains over 80 recipes with corresponding photos.
- Brand: PAGE STREET
- ASIN: 162414330X
Spectrum Math Workbook, Grade
GRADE 2/AGES 7–8: The Spectrum Math for Grade 2 Workbook keeps kids at the top of their math game by enhancing problem-solving skills and ensuring math success. INCLUDES: Progressive practice for a variety of math topics like adding and subtracting two- and three-digit numbers, fractions, components of 3-D shapes, metric and customary measurement, and more, as well as an answer key. WHY CHOOSE SPECTRUM: A best-selling series for more than 15 years, Spectrum leads the way because it works. Both parents and teachers have been able to help their young learners build confidence and advance their skills in a variety of subjects. COMPREHENSIVE: This teacher-loved series helps kids stay ahead in math by providing systematic and thought-provoking practice that is designed to increase in complexity. HOMESCHOOL FRIENDLY: With the variety of subject-specific titles available for grades PK–8, Spectrum workbooks are ideal for at-home learning as they provide thorough practice and focused instruction to support student success.
- Brand: Carson-Dellosa
- ASIN: 148380870X
- UPC: 044222238537
The Samurai's Garden: A Novel
The daughter of a Chinese mother and a Japanese father, Tsukiyama uses the Japanese invasion of China during the late 1930s as a somber backdrop for her unusual story about a 20-year-old Chinese painter named Stephen who is sent to his family's summer home in a Japanese coastal village to recover from a bout with tuberculosis. Here he is cared for by Matsu, a reticent housekeeper and a master gardener. Over the course of a remarkable year, Stephen learns Matsu's secret and gains not only physical strength, but also profound spiritual insight. Matsu is a samurai of the soul, a man devoted to doing good and finding beauty in a cruel and arbitrary world, and Stephen is a noble student, learning to appreciate Matsu's generous and nurturing way of life and to love Matsu's soulmate, gentle Sachi, a woman afflicted with leprosy.
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: St Martin s Griffin
- ASIN: 0312144075
Harriet the Spy
Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before she can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she’s written about each of them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: Yearling Books
- ASIN: 0440416795
Better Homes and Gardens Old Fashioned
Offers a variety of recipes baked the old-fashioned way, including breads, cookies, cakes, pies and pastries, and includes tips on emergency substitutions
- ASIN: 0696204193
Have a Little Faith: A True
Now including a new chapter for the paperback edition. "A masterpiece."--Publishers Weekly "In the beginning there was a question. 'Will you do my eulogy' As is often the case with faith, I thought I was being asked a favor. In truth, I was being given one..." "An absolute wonder--tender, transporting, and deeply moving."--Scott Turow, author of Presumed Innocent "The nonfiction equivalent to Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist."--Sydney Morning Herald "A faith journey that could become a classic."--Jim Wallis, author of The Great Awakening "Albom helps show the true definition of 'Church.' It is not the building, it is the people and their faith."--Bishop T.D. Jakes, Chief Pastor, The Potter's House "Everybody should read it."--Hoda Kotb in People, Best Book of 2009
- Brand: Unknown
- ASIN: 140131046X
The Real Mother Goose
For nearly a century, The Real Mother Goose® has delighted young children!For more than seventy-five years THE REAL MOTHER GOOSE has been delighting millions of children, and today the magic is as strong as ever. Heralded as the "standard" Mother Goose by parents, grandparents, teachers, and librarians, this wonderful book with Blanche Fisher Wright's lively, colorful pictures makes an enchanting introduction for the very young.Mother Goose rhymes are a vital part of childhood. And this collection of essential rhymes have been reproduced exactly as they have been repeated from generation to generation.
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: Cartwheel
- ASIN: 0590225170
The Classic Treasury of Aesop's
Get in step with the colorful animals that race, waddle, and leap through these pages! From a fast-footed monkey to a two-timing fox, each creature has a story to tell and a moral to teach. These famous tales tickle the imagination and teach simple truths, ones that children and adults face every day. Inside are twenty classic fables, including The Tortoise and the Hare, The Goose Who Laid the Golden Eggs, and The City Mouse and the Country Mouse. Passed from generation to generation, Aesop's best-loved fables are presented here with beautiful illustrations that bring these naughty, bold, brave, and lovable creatures to life.
- Brand: Daily, Don (ILT)
- ASIN: 0762428767
An illustrated edition of the Newberry Medal–winning Caddie Woodlawn, which has been captivating young readers since 1935.Caddie Woodlawn is a real adventurer. She'd rather hunt than sew and plow than bake, and tries to beat her brother's dares every chance she gets. Caddie is friends with Indians, who scare most of the neighbors—neighbors who, like her mother and sisters, don't understand her at all. Caddie is brave, and her story is special because it's based on the life and memories of Carol Ryrie Brink's grandmother, the real Caddie Woodlawn. Her spirit and sense of fun have made this book a classic that readers have taken to their hearts for more than seventy years.
- Brand: Ingram Book & Distributor
- ASIN: 1416940286
Old-Fashioned Labor-Saving Devices: Homemade Contrivances and How to Make
The practical, intriguing American devices contained in this handbook come from an era long before milking machines, pesticide sprayers, and industrial hay balers. Designed to speed and simply everything from making your own butter to protecting drain outlets to organizing and storing tools, the easy-to-make mechanisms you’ll find here can be just as useful for today’s farmer as they were for frontier homesteaders.Discover how to transform odds and endsscraps of lumber from old building projects, leftover sections of barbed wire, the box spring sitting in the atticinto handy household implements. With the illustrated instructions here, you can make a movable nest for hens, a ribless boat, a contraption to extricate a mired animal, a farm cart with movable racks for larger roads, a wire fence tightener, a fruit picker, a grindstone set and frame, and much more. This book is perfect for the rancher, farmer, craftsmananyone with a love of the rural life.
- ASIN: 1629145203
Antique Flowers: A Guide to Using Old-Fashioned Species in Contemporary
Square Sm Quarto, , PP.160, A Guide To Using Old Fashioned Species In Contemporary Gardens
- ASIN: 0394573390
Better Homes and Gardens - Special Interest Publications - Roses & Old-Fashioned Flowers
128 numbered pages. Articles include: Care-free cottage garden; Old-fashioned roses; and more.
- ASIN: B00IRE4DLI
Making Old-Fashioned Santas
A collection of old-fashioned Santa projects, ranging from Santas to eat, to ones to set on the mantlepiece. Each project includes patterns ready to trace, diagrams, colour photographs and simple instructions.
- ASIN: 0806988185
Big Nate Triple Play Box Set: Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, Big Nate Strikes Again, Big Nate on a
Three exclusive Big Nate paperbacks by Lincoln Peirce in one box! Big Nate, a New York Times bestselling series, is bigger than ever in this awesome box set. This Triple Play box set includes Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, Big Nate Strikes Again, and Big Nate on a Roll. These books are available in paperback only in Big Nate Triple Play!Discover the three books that started Nate's crazy novel adventures! Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney says, "Big Nate is funny, big time!"
- Brand: Harper Collins
- ASIN: 006228360X
The Brainiest Insaniest Ultimate Puzzle
It’s win-win for the whole family: Kids love puzzles—and parents love their kids to love puzzles. Now from Puzzability—the premier puzzle-writing company whose mind-benders have appeared regularly in The New York Times and Disney Adventures, and repeatedly in The New Yorker and Martha Stewart Kids—comes a rich, original, and entertaining category-killer of a book with over 250 puzzles on every imaginable theme and subject. Fully illustrated in color, here is a bonanza of mazes, word games, visual and logic puzzles, and more. With a full range of difficulty, but all totally solvable, the puzzles are not meant to be tests. In fact they’re engaging and humorous, as fun to work on as they are satisfying to solve. In Gray Matter, readers first solve a short crossword, then use the letters in the puzzle to crack a riddle. Hot Lines involves matching kids to their clothing—based on tan lines. Flea Circuit is an unusual maze that you find your way out of by jumping around the page like a flea. A scavenger hunt runs through the book—solve every puzzle to amass the clues and earn the bound-in certificate of achievement. (Yes, the honor system applies.)
- Brand: Workman Publishing Company
- ASIN: 0761143866
- UPC: 019628143860
Old-Fashioned Country Christmas (Gooseberry Patch) by Gooseberry Patch
- ASIN: B01K3J45VM
Origami Fortune Tellers (Dover Origami
Kids can take a peek into the future with 15 colorful origami fortune tellers. Also known as scrunchies and chatterboxes, these paper toys are pre-printed, perforated, and easy to fold. They're great for playdates, sleepovers, birthday parties, and camp as well as for keeping kids amused in cars, planes, trains, and elsewhere.Themes include Vacation Destination ("A celebrity takes you to Hollywood!"), Outer Space ("You get a text from an alien!"), Music Mania ("Your song becomes a #1 hit!"), and Gross Stuff ("A mouse runs across your pillow!"). Children can chart their own destinies with three fill-in-the-blanks fortune tellers that allow them to personalize their predictions.
- Brand: Heiman Diane Suneby Elizabeth Archer Christine
- ASIN: 0486478262
- UPC: 800759478262
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Designing an Old-Fashioned Cottage Garden
An old-fashioned cottage garden is a magical place. It is one time beautiful and practical, wild and cultivated. It is a place of amazing smells and delicious food. I’ve been dreaming of the moment I could put in my long-term cottage garden, filled with culinary herbs, medicinal herbs, cosmeti...
How to Start a Garden
Learn how to start a vegetable garden from scratch. Fear not! Anyone can grow veggies! If you're not sure where to start Tricia gives you easy, step-by-step instructions. Get the Stuff: http://www.groworganic.com/ Watch More Videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/groworganic?feature=mhee
Best Perennials for a Shady Garden - Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
Dicentra spectablis & it's forms are terriffic perennials for a shady spot. David Wilson tells you all about them and lets you in on his charming story about why its called "Lady in the Bath", and how it ignited his life-long passion for growing and learning about garden plants.