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WIN an Aging Backwards by Miranda Esmonde-White Prize Pack!

  The typical message we get as we age is that we can move less and should take it easy–this is the wrong advice! Surprisingly, fitness enthusiasts often do as much harm to their bodies as people living sedentary lives. Miranda Esmonde-White teaches us in her new book Aging Backwards (in stores November 4th) a [...]

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Julia, Child by Kyo Maclear, illustrated by Julie Morstad

Julia Child and Julia, Child Giveaway!

  Julia Child has inspired so many professional chefs and amateur home cooks alike. It’s no wonder that she’s the inspiration behind a delightful new picture book called Julia, Child written by Kyo Maclear and illustrated beautifully by Julie Morstad. To celebrate the release of Julia, Child we wanted to giveaway a great Julia Child [...]

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How to Properly Pour Beer

  Having stored the beer carefully, made sure it’s at the correct temperature and selected the right glass, there is one last step for a delightful beer experience: the proper pour. This may seem like a bit of a production at first, requiring some focus and concentration, but it quickly becomes second nature. There are [...]

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The Diet Fix

Signed Copy Giveaway for The Diet Fix!

  This bestselling book is flying off bookstore shelves! It’s a Heather’s Pick at Indigo, and is full of great information from Dr. Yoni Freedhoff whether you’re trying to lose weight, or just have a healthier diet for your family. We’re pleased to offer this giveaway to our readers – five of you can win [...]

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Nuts for National Geographic

  I grew up with my Dad’s National Geographics. Every month a new one would come to the house and we would eagerly flip through it, transported to exotic and far away lands. But you might be surprised to learn that National Geographic has an amazing collection of books for both kids an adults! These [...]

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Are You Ready to Burn the Fat, Feed the Muscle?

  When I met fitness expert Tom Venuto in our office recently, I was a nervous wreck. Tom doesn’t know that, and I think I was pretty good at hiding it. I had been following Tom’s fitness program for a couple months and was participating in a summer challenge to reach 1 million steps in [...]

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Sprinkles Cookbook Contest

  What could be more festive and fun than sprinkles? I can think of few things that just make me smile and sprinkles are definitely at the top of the list. Lucky for me Jackie Alpers, has created an awesome cookbook dedicated to just that, SPRINKLES! Here’s a taste of the awesome visuals.   Plus, [...]

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Reasons Mommy Drinks

  Reasons Mommy Drinks is a hilarious tongue in cheek book is based on the hugely popular blog. As a new-ish mom, the situations they write about are too-true-to-life and the cocktail recipes are awesome. In fact the book is the brain child (pardon the pun) of two real life moms. Lyranda Martin Evans is [...]

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Overeating

How to Talk to Kids About Overeating

  If decisions were solely left up to my son, he would prefer to eat chocolate-covered granola bars, cheeseburgers, and lollipops. Every. Single. Day. It’s so hard to raise kids to have an appreciation for “real” food these days when they’re constantly bombarded with advertising messages that so easily sway their cravings. If you’ve read [...]

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Yorkshire Valley Farms Summer of Cookbooks Contest

Enter the Summer of Cookbooks Kickoff Contest

Our friends at Yorkshire Valley Farms have teamed up with Appetite by Random House and us to keep you cooking all summer long! We’re kicking off their Summer of Cookbooks campaign with the first of 12 weekly cookbook giveaways. Some of the cookbooks you’ll have a chance to win include: Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi The Epicurious [...]

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