When the Books Hit Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie
Some will celebrate National Pizza Day by eating pizza, and some will celebrate by reading about pizza. Just kidding, nobody's going to do that second thing.
Five Outside the Box Cookbooks for Thanksgiving
If you are looking to get outside the box with your Thanksgiving preparations, here are some cookbooks to help you explore.
10 Books to Read If You Love The Bear on Hulu
Can't get enough of Hulu's The Bear? Here are ten foodie books to tide you over until season 2.
Delicious, Delectable and Fantastically Flavorful Indian Cooking
Delve into recipes featuring an array of Indian spices that are sure to awaken the senses with the help of these incredible Indian cookbooks.
Tasty Food Made Easy with These Amazing Vietnamese Cookbooks
Cook up something delicious with the help of these incredible recipes featuring Vietnamese cuisine.
Library Staff De-Stresses with Cooking
The Locke Library staff shared some healthy meals to cook this summer with each other, and now we are passing them on to you!
Great Cookbooks for Lazy and/or Impatient People
After the usual holiday gorge-fest, most of us are ready to get back to healthier, or at least healthy-ish, eating habits. This blog post includes some really great cookbooks for lazy and/or impatient cooks as well as tasty recipes for people who hate to cook, but love to eat good food.
Looking for an Outstanding, Holiday Appetizer? Create a Charcuterie Board!
Charcuterie is all about putting a creative spin on what goes on a serving board. This blog post includes tips, tricks and resources to help you with your entertaining needs this holiday season and beyond.
Yes You Can: Simple Fruit Jams
Preserve the sweetness of the season with your own jar of happiness. Follow simple steps to try your hand at canning homemade jam.
A Blog About Baking in Winter…in Summer
If you enjoy watching food shows and looking at pictures of food made by someone other than yourself, this blog post is for you! If you have confidence in your ability to make cream puffs, let’s talk!
Great for Grilling
Super helpful cookbooks and recipes sure to appeal to the grill-master in everyone.
Free Eggs? 5 Things to Know Before You Start a Backyard Chicken Flock
Free range, organic eggs, raised in your backyard sound heavenly? Let your Library help you gather some relevant facts, before you make an eight year commitment to raising chickens.
Massaging Kale, Fair Trade Chocolate, and the French Kitchen: A Short Quest in Sugar Detox
Ever think about giving up sugar? Okay, I’m here for you. For your entertainment, I decided that the only way I could begin to tackle this subject, was to give up sugar myself.
The Paleo Diet: A Whole Foods Approach to Better Health
Learn more about the Paleo diet and explore a variety of cookbooks from Paleo basics, to cuisine for the discerning foodie.
Celebrate the Life of Julia Child
Julie Child was a chef, TV personality, journalist, and spy ... continue reading to learn more about her fascinating life.
Celebrating the Holidays Vegan Style
Learn how to make just about anything vegan-style for your next get together.
DIY Baby and Toddler Food
Making baby food is easier than you might think. This blog post includes tips, recipes, and baby food cookbooks.
November Thankful Reads
Whether or not one chooses to gorge on Thanksgiving, fall is a fantastic time to reflect upon the importance of gratitude in our lives.
Just in Time for Halloween: Costumes, Cosplay, Crafts, and Cookies!
We have many titles with oodles of great ideas for a spookily festive holiday.
Great New Nonfiction – Fall 2017
There are so many wonderful nonfiction titles just waiting for a cozy reading nook and a curious reader.
Late Summer Comfort Food
Easing into autumn is a great time to get back into appreciating comfort food and the joy of cooking for friends and loved ones.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
Visit our branches or Main Library for a Latino cultural event in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Kids in the Kitchen
Featuring library and web resources to help you and your family with creative culinary creations.
Ireland: A Wee Bit of Bliss
Celebrate Ireland with a pot of tea, a batch of scones and a taste of Celtic culture with a selection of Emerald Isle titles.
Soup’s On: Delicious Broths, Soups, Chowders and Stews
January is National Soup Month! We have a variety of cookbooks to inspire your next cooking adventure featuring broths, soups, stews, chowders and chili.
Gluten-Free – What’s All The Fuss About?
Gluten-free is all the buzz lately. Is it just trendy or is there something behind the diet craze?
An Apple A Day
The best part of fall is being able to enjoy fresh apples from local orchards and fall baking of course.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Toledo
Come to the library to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with dancing, art, music, food and more!
Homemade Ice Cream
Have you ever tried making your own ice cream at home? Continue reading for some sweet summer inspiration.
‘Tis the Season for Summertime Cooking
Summertime and cookouts go hand in hand. Whether your planning your next family get together or simply want to try out a few new grilling techniques, your local library can help.
Great Expectations: Books on Pregnancy
Resources on conceiving, fertility, pregnancy, nutrition and parenting.
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