Tag Archives: cookbooks

New Year, New Hobby

Winter is upon us and sitting indoors every day can take its toll on even the coziest of readers. While most people complain about the weather, I look at it as a chance to channel some free time into learning a new hobby. As always, the best place to start is the Windsor Public Library, as all information and programs are free. It really gives you a good chance to...
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What’s Cooking at WPL

It is time for another addition of Cooking at WPL. We have a great round-up of savory dishes that are bound to please any palette. We are constantly on the look out for new recipes in our wide range of cookbooks, that we think will be easy, plentiful and delicious. Remember that we have varieties of cookbooks for every occasion and diet. From paleo and vegan, to Italian and Jewish,...
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Featured eBooks: Gluten Free Cooking

Inside the library, when we have books that we know you will absolutely love, we put them out on display. We certainly don’t want our eBook readers to miss out on all of the fun, so here you have it: eBooks on Display. Gluten-Free Cookbooks are incredibly popular in our print collection, so we thought you might enjoy some of our Gluten-Free Cooking eBooks, which are available online in our Overdrive collection. They...
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What’s Cooking at WPL

It is time for another addition of Cooking at WPL. Our staff have been busy the better part of this summer in their kitchens, attempting yet again to make some delicious recipes that we can share with you. From easy desserts to savory dinners, we’ve had some success with out latest cookbooks, and hope that you will try them at home as well. Enjoy these delectable reviews, and remember if you...
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What’s Cooking at WPL

It is once again that time to catch up with our library staff turned chefs to see what they have been cooking up in the last month! There was a wide variety of dishes this month, and we are looking forward to embarking on some great summer recipes now that the weather has begun to cooperate. If you have made any great recipes from WPL cookbooks be sure to share...
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What’s Cooking at WPL

It is time for another addition of Cooking at WPL. Our staff have been busy whipping up some delicious recipes from the excellent selection of cook books that we have in our collection. It appears that beyond researching, Internet and customer service proficiency, our staff can now say they have great culinary talents! Enjoy these delectable reviews, and remember if you have any questions, comments, or perhaps even suggestions on what...
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GUEST BLOGGER Beatrice Fantoni on FOOD

Windsor Public Library is thrilled to launch its Guest Blogger program. Once a month we’ll invite someone from our community with a particular interest or expertise to share their three favourite items on that topic from WPL’s collection. We’re also getting kind of nosy and asking them what other reading materials are on their nightstand! This is a fun way to see how others in our community are using WPL’s...
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Happy National Vegetarian Month

October is National Vegetarian Month! This event celebrates the benefits of this increasingly popular dietary lifestyle. Whether a vegetarian yourself or if you’re interested in changing up your diet with a few meat-free dishes, this is a great month to check out the Windsor Public Library’s collection of vegan and vegetarian cookbooks. One of my personal favorite cookbooks is Meatless. This item is almost an embarrassment of riches, offering “More...
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Eating Your Favourite Works:

Great writers can help you fully experience a world.  If the written word isn’t enough and you want to fully taste the experience, it’s probably not a good idea to eat a book.  Instead, why not try the tastier option: meals inspired by, or pulled from, your favourite literary universes.  They can allow you to enjoy your favourites in a whole new way. If the weddings, intrigue, and trial by...
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