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who wants seconds

Is there a person on your Christmas gift list who loves organizing parties and sharing a table of interesting foods with friends? Then the delightful “Who Wants Seconds”, authored by chef and caterer Jennie Cook is the perfect selection (

Beautifully illustrated and containing a nice array of crowd-pleasing recipes for “vegans, omnivores and everyone in between”, “Who Wants Seconds?” inspires even the novice home cook¬†with such classics as potato croquettes and off-the beaten path creations like Sweet Potato Lasagna. This book is sure to please anyone who finds it wrapped under the Christmas tree!

“Who Wants Seconds” – Gotta Love It!


With candy corn and other Halloween treats already being stocked at local supermarkets, it’s not too early to get your family ready for fall entertaining and upcoming Halloween party planning.

Better Homes & Gardens has recently released a fabulous guidebook, “Best of Halloween Tricks & Treats” ( which contains hundreds of fun and creative ideas that families can pursue together. Topics covered include everything from swell homemade costumes to elaborate pumpkin carving instructions, outdoor decorations and even a party buffet featuring an RIP coffin as the serving centerpiece. Plenty of artwork included which can be copied onto the appropriate paper stock, along with great resource information for buying materials featured in the various chapters, including a medical supply source for life-sized skeletons!

Better Homes & Gardens “Best of Halloween Tricks & Treats” – Gotta Love It