Free books 11/20/2013

I found the free book section of Amazon again! I have not read these books (unless other wise stated) I just found some to share. šŸ™‚

This books are only free for a limited time. I have no control over how long they are free for, so please check the price before purchasing. Click the picture to get the book.

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This new series by Surrey Books launches with an everything-you-need-to-know guide to using the slow cooker, and features 101 delicious, diverse, and recipes, all of which have been thoroughly kitchen-tested to ensure you have success every time you make one.

Featuring a detailed introduction that covers the basics of slow-cooking and discusses helpful how-to’s, insider tips, and keys to best results, this book–and all the books in the 101 series–features a simple, contemporary-looking design that’s as clear-cut as it is elegant, with measures calculated using both traditional and metric quantities. Scattered throughout are beautiful full-color photographs that accentuate the book’s visual appeal. This is a practical, hands-on kitchen resource that will also look great on the shelf–and because its flex-binding is sewn, it’s supremely easy to keep open and flat on your kitchen counter while you’re cooking from it.

Perfect both for beginners and more experienced cooks looking to broaden their kitchen horizons, Slow Cooker 101’s breadth of recipes are drawn from a wide range of culinary traditions. Among the delicious recipes include here:
Beef Stroganoff
Lamb Biryani
Paella
Winter Vegetable Risotto
Corn Pudding
Chicken Mole
Cioppino

Vampire master Michelle, and her slave, Aaron Pilan, leave the heartbreak of Vegas…

…for a new start in Paris.Ā Aaronā€™s mistakes in Vegas make him question everything he knows about Michelle, and the prospect of a long, lonely future with her.

Struggling with his predatory alter ego, Aaron chafes under Michelle’s rules. His animalistic desires drive him to take a lover without conditions ā€“ a bloodslave ā€“ but Michelle refuses.

Michelle is not blind to Aaronā€™s needs. She answers his demands by opening her heart and soul to him. Their minds intertwine and Aaron relives her dark, gritty tale of survival in the ravages of war-torn Paris under the German occupation. Her disturbing revelations are met with shock, pushing Aaron even further from her. For the first time, Michelle begins to reconsider the way she has lived all these decades.

And they are not alone in Paris. An investigator has shadowed them from Vegas, seeking the unique gifts of Michelleā€™s blood. He hunts the vampires, attacking them at their most vulnerable time. Michelle and Aaron face death and worse ā€“ separation.

Aaron and Michelleā€™s wicked, pulse-pounding tale drags readers breathless through one cataclysmic event after another.

Heavenly Cheesecakes includes 30 different recipes of incredible, delicious cheesecakes that I have personally made, tasted, and perfected.Ā 

Below is a list of all the recipes inside…Ā 

White Chocolate Raspberry CheesecakeĀ 
Snappy Pumpkin CheesecakeĀ 
Turtle Pecan CheesecakeĀ 
Cinnamon Bun CheesecakeĀ 
Glazed Chocolate CheesecakeĀ 
Tiramisu CheesecakeĀ 
Peanut Butter Cup CheesecakeĀ 
New York Style CheesecakeĀ 
Peaches-N-Cream Cheese CakeĀ 
Glazed Raspberry Mini CheesecakesĀ 
Layered Mocha CheesecakeĀ 
Snickers CheesecakeĀ 
Pumpkin CheesecakeĀ 
Double Blueberry CheesecakeĀ 
Raspberry Mousse CheesecakeĀ 
Strawberry Swirl CheesecakeĀ 
Lemony White Chocolate CheesecakeĀ 
Coffee Toffee CheesecakeĀ 
Peach CheesecakeĀ 
Turtle CheesecakeĀ 
Cherry Cheese CupcakesĀ 
Lemon Cheesecake BarsĀ 
Almond Toffee Cheesecake BarsĀ 
Mandarin Cheesecake BitesĀ 
Latte Cheesecake BarsĀ 
Oreo Cheesecake SquaresĀ 
Almond Streusel Cherry Cheesecake BarsĀ 
Frozen Raspberry SwirlĀ 
Frozen Strawberry CheesecakeĀ 
Frozen CheesecakeĀ 
Frozen Mocha CheesecakeĀ 

Free ebooks 9/18/2013

This books are only free for a limited time. I have no control over how long they are free for, so please check the price before purchasing.

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Today’s free books are all about cooking. I LOVE to cook, I wish I could cook more often then I do now. But with having a full time job with sometimes odd hours its hard to have the time to cook. But enough complaining! And on to the free ebooks!

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I LOVE my crockpot, I use mine so often I don’t even bother putting it away anymore. I found a recipe somewhere online for crockpot Cheese cake. I can’t wait to try it!Ā 

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Do you like zucchini? I love zucchini bread, and deep fried zucchini (super healthy right?). But I haven’t cooked a lot with zucchini yet.Ā 

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Do you can your foods? I’ve been wanting to learn how to can, I canned homemade apple butter about a year ago. But that’s all I’ve learned to do so far.Ā 

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I LOVE LOVE LOVE seafood. I can’t wait to check out the recipes in this book! šŸ™‚

Find more of today’s free ebooks here!

Smartphone

For those of youĀ whoĀ haveĀ Smartphoneā€™s, what apps do you find yourself addicted too?

For me,Ā itā€™s a few different thingsā€¦

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First off my kindle app, I get emails daily about the freeĀ EBooksā€™Ā that are available, and it never fails thereā€™s at least 1 (okay maybe all of them) that I just have to download. Itā€™s really kind of insane.Ā TheĀ last time I checked I had something like 400 books on my kindle. But,Ā somehow I never can find something I want to read, which causes me to have to buy a new book. I have a goal to read 20 books this year, which gives me the perfect excuse to keep downloading more books. Anyone else like this? I truly have a problem. Hehe But,Ā I guess it could be worse.

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Next up Candy Crushā€¦ Iā€™d just like to say youā€™re a big meanieĀ toĀ who ever sent me a request on this game. This game pretty much took over my Angry Birds game addiction. I could sit and play for HOURS which is what happens becauseĀ I have like 40+ friends who also play and send me lives. Itā€™s like their feeding my drug additionā€¦ Hmm… Maybe I should change that to candy addition? Itā€™s kindĀ ofĀ funnyĀ becauseĀ at work I can talk to random strangers about candy crushĀ sinceĀ a good portion of the people I come into contact with playĀ theĀ game. Itā€™s funny how frustrated some people (myself) get when they canā€™t beat a level.

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Pinterestā€¦Ā UghĀ ā€¦Ā Like,Ā it wasnā€™t bad enough that every time I got on my laptop I was glued to Pinterest halfĀ of theĀ (all) night. If you donā€™t already know,I love to make arts and crafts, so this website is pure evil. And now I have the app on my phone and anytime I have a few minutes Iā€™m searching for what I want to make next. Well,Ā for theĀ few minutes that Iā€™m not playing candy crush Iā€™m on this appā€¦ Even opening Pinterest long enough for me to take this picture was hard.Ā I pinned like 6 things!

Those are the main 3 apps that seem to keep me busy every free second I have, which usually is not a lot, but gosh those off days sometimes I’ve got to fight with myself to get things done and stay away from my phone.

I’d really love to hear what apps are your favorites! šŸ™‚
Mary

P.S. My husband and I went to the book store today and I got 3 more books. Haha I seriously am a nerd. ā¤

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