Container gardening is an answer for those with small, limited garden space. If you are like me and live in an apartment, you know you can still enjoy growing flowers, herbs, and vegetables. In order to get started, you need a container (plastic, clay, or wood), a soil mix, fertilizer, water, and the most important […]
Have fun baking for special (or everyday!) occasions by borrowing a cake pan from the Cake Pan Library in the Cooking Neighborhood! Cake Pan Library Basics Cake Pans check out for 14 days. Cake Pans can be found in the Cooking Neighborhood on the display wall. Cake Pans are non-renewable. Overdue fees are $1 per […]
Pick up a copy of The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood for the Tuesday May 27, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to […]
Join me every month to discuss different cookbooks and authors at Garfield Community Center, 1600 NW Quincy Street, for Cooking by the Book! Choose a recipe from the month’s theme, whether it be a specific cookbook, author, cuisine, etc., and bring it to share and discuss. For April, I made “Marshmallow Pretzel Bars” from No […]
Pick up a copy of Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan for the Tuesday May 27, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! The story of twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan and the life-saving discovery of the autoimmune disorder that nearly killed her — and that could perhaps be […]
Use library books, DVDs and magazines and attend a whole slew of gardening programs. Use the library and save your money for the garden store.