The holidays are upon us and while you might be out scouring the mall for the perfect gift for your tech-loving husband, your knick-knack-loving grandma or your doll-loving daughter, don’t forget to pick up something for one of the most important members of the family — your pet.
“The Nixon Tapes,” co-authored by Luke A. Nichter and Douglas Brinkley, is an intriguing behind-the-presidential-curtain look at Richard Nixon, 37th president of the United States and the only one forced to resign from office due to the Watergate scandal. Based on transcribed audio tapes from February 1971 through January 1973, the book offers the most comprehensive look at his presidency before Watergate.
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Visions of turkey, pie and sugar plums dance in your head as you begin to plan your holiday season. While you drool over the cornucopia of food you will soon encounter and feel that childhood excitement about exchanging gifts with family and friends, your four-legged friends might be thinking, when will this be over?
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Pignetti’s Italian Restaurant has been a Temple staple for 11 years. Owned by Clinton and Lydia Harwell, it is known for its fusion cuisine that blends traditional Italian with American, Hispanic and Spanish flavors. Chef Robert Hernandez said this blending of ethnic flavors elicits comments from guests like, “I didn’t know Italian could be like this.”
Paula Crutsinger finds homein the extended homelands of her ancestors, the Great Comanche Nation.
For a touch of Italy, Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria in Copperas Cove offers a variety of Italian cuisine ranging from a variety of pasta dishes, steaks, appetizers, and pizza created in the kitchen of Chef Ismael Frias. Their thin-crust pizzas are baked in an authentic stone oven imported from Italy.
Dylan’s Ice Shack and Café offers up more than just ice cream and coffee.
Stocking your kitchen with the essential tools is the key to making cooking enjoyable, fast, and fun. Many people claim they “hate to cook” or that they “can’t cook,” and you would understand why if you stepped into their kitchens. Even a short, 30-minute recipe that requires only a couple chopped ingredients becomes very laborious when using a dull knife; and then cooking with a cheap, thin pan that causes foods to stick or burn only escalates the problem. No wonder people choose to eat out or warm up a pre-made convenience meal from the freezer.