Lisa Book Shelf: H Is for Honor: A Military Family Alphabet

This Saturday we honor our loved ones in the Armed Forces. Here's a great books for kids: Written by the son of a career officer, this book explores the branches of the Armed Services and speaks from the heart about the honor, privileges and sacrifices of military families everywhere. Children will discover why drill sergeants [...]

Book Shelf: What to Sow, Grow and Do

Book Shelf: What to Sow, Grow and Do

Find out what needs to be done at just the right time to create a garden full of life and colour all year round. Keeping on top of when to sow seeds, plant bulbs or prune roses can be tricky for new and experienced gardeners with busy lives. What to Sow, Grow and Do takes the hassle [...]

LIsa Book Shelf: Drinkable Healing Herbal Infusions:

LIsa Book Shelf: Drinkable Healing Herbal Infusions:

Harness the healing power of plants Herbs possess powerful medicinal properties—and they are all around us. You can find plants in your own garden or local grocery store that calm nerves or fight infections. This guide shows you how to tap into this healing power through the process of herbal infusion. Learn how to use [...]

Lisa Book Review: The Little Cornish House:

Sun, secrets, and a handsome stranger… Everything is about to change for Ruby Penhaligon.Step into the stunning Indigo Cove on the beautiful Cornish coast and lose yourself in a page-turning summer romance about second chances and creating your own kind of happiness. Perfect for fans of Nicola May, Sarah Morgan and Cathy Bramley.Thirty-year-old Ruby is done with [...]

At the Library : Lisa C coffee & Cozy Mystery Book Club

At the Library : Lisa C coffee & Cozy  Mystery Book Club

Librarian Amy Webber dances with death in critically acclaimed author Victoria Gilbert's sixth Blue Ridge Library mystery.August in Taylorsford, Virginia finds library director Amy Webber and her new husband, dancer Richard Muir, settling into married life--and a new project. Richard and his dance partner, Karla, are choreographing a suite based on folk music and folk [...]

Dehydrator Cookbook for Beginners

Dehydrator Cookbook for Beginners

Keep your pantry stocked with delicious dried foods Dehydrating is a sustainable and easy method of preserving food for months or even years. It’s great for camping, backpacking, emergency preparedness, and reducing food waste—but where do you begin? This dehydrating cookbook takes you through the whole process step by step, from ensuring that your food [...]

Lisa Book Shelf : Cookbooks

Lisa Book Shelf : Cookbooks

The Complete Heart-Healthy Cookbook for Beginners: Easy Recipes and a 14-Day Meal Plan to Restore Heart Health Keep your heart healthy with this complete diet guide Adopting a heart-healthy diet can feel overwhelming and restricting, but this cookbook eases the transition with recipes and meal plans that are easy to follow—and delicious! Discover a flexible [...]

Lisa Book Shelf: Small Loaf Bread Machine Cookbook

Lisa Book Shelf: Small Loaf Bread Machine Cookbook

Small Loaf Bread Machine Cookbook: Classic and Creative Recipes for Delicious 1-Pound Loaves Bake small batch bread loaves to perfection Slicing into a homemade loaf of bread is a simple pleasure—one you can now enjoy on a smaller scale with this cookbook. Inside, you’ll find a wide range of bread machine recipes all pared down [...]

Lisa Book Shelf : 5-Minute Daily Writing Prompts:

Lisa Book Shelf : 5-Minute Daily Writing Prompts:

Make writing an enjoyable daily habit with inspiring 5-minute prompts Carving out a few minutes of writing time every day can help you become a better writer—but coming up with topics to write about is often easier said than done. That’s where 5-Minute Daily Writing Prompts comes in. Filled with 501 prompts to get your creative juices [...]

Lisa Book Shelf: Children Books to add

Lisa Book Shelf:  Children Books to add

Gratitude Is Your Superpower: A Book About Being Thankful and Embracing Positivity Show them the power of looking on the bright side—an introduction to gratitude for kids 5 to 7 Learning to appreciate the good things, both big and little, is an important step in growing up—and it’s never too early to help little ones [...]