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Appetite for Murder:
A Mystery Lover's Cookbook
by Kathy Borich

A tantalizing slant on cooking and crime. Relive your favorite classic detective stories and then whip up the food that caught the culprit.

Download free sample (Also available at bookstores and on Amazon.com.)

An Illustrated Introduction to Classical Horsemanship: Concepts and Skills from A to Z
by Gary Borich

A comprehensive resource in a succinct alphabetical format that brings the beginning rider through every aspect of learning to train and ride for show and trail.

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Often been surprised by a movie after what a film critic said about it? Ever felt cheated out of big bucks on the recommendations of a punk 24-year-old? Or really loved the ones they panned? Well, you no longer need to feel out of step with the current movie review band. Different Drummer is for you. Read more about our take on the film world. And get ready to relive your favorite movies with the recipes that follow each review.

Monday
Mar302015

Tell No One: Sautéed Sole Meuniere Recipe

This taut French thriller is fast paced and well crafted with a plot that evolves out of rather than around its eclectic cast of characters. Unlike too many recent films that depend upon torturous twists that end up in a tangle, this yarn yields a skein than runs smooth and true.

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Sunday
Mar292015

Texas' Antique Weekend: Bud's Buttermilk Pie Recipe

Today through April 5th, the little town of Round Top, halfway between Houston and Austin, hosts a Country Antiques show. Its roadside grasslands are piled high in French enamel, stained glass, old time buggies, grandfather clocks, wooden grain buckets and benches, or Chinese wedding baskets painted a festive red, to name but a few of the treasures for sale.

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Thursday
Mar262015

Run All Night: Champ - Irish Mashed Potato Recipe

It’s not predictable. It’s inevitable. And that’s a big difference. It’s what you get when pros like Liam Neeson and Ed Harris endow their characters with a tragic vision.

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Wednesday
Mar252015

Foyle’s War: Apple Brown Betty Recipe

Attention, anyone who loves mysteries, history, World War II settings, English villages, and consummate acting. I have the series for you. Or rather Netflix does, all 22 of these hour and a half gems available through streaming or on DVDs.

 

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Tuesday
Mar242015

Winter's Bone: Ozark Potato Bake

A glimpse into another world, as ancient and untouched as the Ozark Mountains that stand in the distance like grizzled elders. Corrupt and decayed as the broken blood bonds and rusting cars that litter the landscape like modern ruins. True and straight as the young girl who must defy its unyielding code.

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