Bestselling author Gitomer and poker consultant Dinkin offer the first business book that describes how the strategies and skills needed to win at poker are the same ones needed to succeed in business.
Welcome to the world of delicious cupcake and frosting recipes! We hope you’ll find that these recipes make a delightful addition to your favorite meals. Whether you are throwing a party for a couple of your closest friends or just a nice dessert for yourself to top off the end to a perfect day, there is sure to be a cupcake here that compliments your meal beautifully. As we’ve come to see, there is something about the personal touch of a home-crafted dessert that adds that bit of special magic that transforms a meal into an experience; not just something to eat, but something to remember. With so many different types and versions of cupcake recipes, there is literally a cake for every occasion! Not only do you have a variety of colors and textures, but there is a surprising amount of variety in terms of taste too. So, no matter what the occasion is, you can find a personalized look and taste to fit the occasion. Even the recipes in this book are open to your own personality and creativity. Please feel free to play, change, try out, and make messes with these recipes! Nothing is written in stone—and if you’re reading the eBook, it isn’t written on paper either—so if you get an idea for a way to add you own personal touch to a recipe, by all means go for it! Who knows, it may just end up being the best thing ever, and your new favorite cupcake recipe. Now, let’s get into some of the things that you will need stocked in the fridge and pantry before you start building your first creations. Just check for these items, and if you don’t have them, add them to you grocery list for your next visit.
First up, you’ll need all the essential equipment such as, muffin tins and paper cups. They also make aluminum cups, which are a bit more expensive but offer a great benefit by helping to distribute the heat more evenly throughout the batter. Some other things you’ll need to have stock of include fresh eggs, butter, and any ingredients specific to the recipe like vanilla, sugar, etc.
If you plan not to use paper cups, you’ll also need some items like olive oil spray or grease. The last few items depend on how you plan to take on your baking project. With Every Day Cupcake and Frosting Recipes, you'll learn not only specific recipes for how to make cupcakes such as Red Velvet or Cookies 'n Cream, but also frostings such as Maple Buttercream, Raspberry Frosting, and more. Flavors and techniques are both taught so you can create the best cupcakes for every occasion you need them!
Themes: Hi-Lo, adapted classics, low level classics, graphic novel. These literary masterpieces are made easy and interesting. This series features classic tales retold with color illustrations to introduce literature to struggling readers. Each 64-page softcover book retains key phrases and quotations from the original classics. Journey between London and Paris during that perilous time known as "The French Revolution." This is a story of two men that look alike- one in danger of being beheaded by the guillotine, and the other, a hero that sacrifices his own life for his friend. The French Revolution has been called "The Reign of Terror," and you will feel the terror in your own bones as you read!
Originally conceived as a novel, but then transformed into a play by Ayn Rand, Ideal is the story of beautiful but tormented actress Kay Gonda. Accused of murder, she is on the run and turns for help to six fans who have written letters to her, each telling her that she represents their ideal—a respectable family man, a far-left activist, a cynical artist, an evangelist, a playboy, and a lost soul. Each reacts to her plight in his own way, their reactions a glimpse into their secret selves and their true values. In the end their responses to her pleas give Kay the answers she has been seeking.
A cozy mystery series set on Madrona Island, a fictional island within the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington State. As a fourth generation islander Caitlin Hart is struggling to make her way as the economy and culture of the island evolves toward a tourism based industry. Cait lives in a cabin on her aunt's oceanfront estate where she helps her aunt run Harthaven Cat Sanctuary. When she isn't working with the cats, she helps best friend Tara, operate the coffee bar/bookstore/cat lounge they own, named Coffee Cat Books. In the fifth book in the series, Cait and Cody join forces to track down a killer when a body is found in the hollow.
On The Way Home is the story of Harold Robertson, retired high school history teacher, and former US Congressman, who happened to be in the wrong place at the right time. Harold has lost his wife to an aneurysm, and his older brother to the war in Vietnam. Retired from Congress, Harold is at a loss to see where his life is going; that is until he attends an Immigration and Naturalization ceremony at Mount Rushmore on Memorial Day, 2015. His world is turned upside down in an instant, leaving him with a broken body and mind to mend.
What Harold doesn't know, is that America is hungry for the simple strength which he learned in the classroom and on the House floor. That, and he is about to find love for the second time in his life in the aftermath of the attack.
Rio de Janeiro is now branding itself 'the world's most exciting city' and it's difficult to argue with that. A beach holiday destination like no other, Rio squeezes a heady mix of legendary opulence and favelas into the narrow and verdant strip between its awe-inspiring beaches and steep mountains. Aside from vital tips on how to experience the city at its best, from baile funk parties to the best boutique hotels, the book includes guides to the best relaxing destinations close by. Written by Rio-based journalists and writers, the Time Out Rio de Janeiro city guide is an insiders' guide to the world capital of football, samba, bossa nova, beachwear and parties. *Sightseeing in Rio *Rio hotels *Rio restaurants *Rio bars *Rio shops *Rio maps