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Cleo Coyle’s new release coming soon, free recipes and more goodies.

Read below for goodies by Cleo just for Babs Book Bistro &,Sleuth Cafe!     From Cleo Coyle, the New York Times bestselling author of Dead to the Last Drop, comes a gripping new entry in the “highly satisfying”* Coffeehouse Mystery series. (*Publishers Weekly) THE PERFECT PROPOSAL LEADS TO A CHILLING COLD CASE…   Coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi sheds […]

Killer Christmas (An Emma Wild Mystery with Recipes Review

The 1st book (20k novella) in The Emma Wild Holiday Mystery Series. Includes Holiday Drink Recipes!  After breaking up with hunky movie star Nick Doyle, Grammy Award-winning singer Emma Wild returns to her hometown for Christmas to get away from it all. In Hartfield, a small town in Ontario, Canada, she gets caught up in […]

The Best of Amish Friends Cookbook Collection

From Barbours bestselling author of fiction, Wanda E. Brunstetter, comes The Best of Amish Friends Cookbook Collection. This brand-new title is a treasure trove of recipes and interesting facts from the heart of Amish country and includes recipes divide. The Best of Amish Friends Cookbook Collection is a treasure trove of recipes and interesting facts […]

Recipes are back.

A lot of you have asked me where the recipes went and they are back. I have added a tab at the top in the menu bar. I will be adding more recipes to the lists. If you have one you want to share be sure to send me an email at Babsbookbistro at gmail […]

Drinking & Winning ( Pre-Party ) Giveaway Hop

** THIS IS A STICKY POST AND NEWER POST ARE BELOW ** The Pre- Party Giveaway Hop is being hosted by Reading Romances as a preparation for their blogiversary party on March 29! Thank you Nat for having this great Pre-Party hop.  I am  excited to celebrate with you. First I would like to share a recipe […]

Eden Cooks Club

Who would have thought that Eden Fantasys has a section called Eden Cooks.  I would have not believed it myself if I had not gone and looked.  They share a lot of recipes good recipes like this one: **One of the recipes that caught my eye was posted by chilipepper.  This recipe is not mine by all means […]

Nacho Supreme Rice Recipe

I got this recipe from Knorr and was yummy. I thought I would share with everyone. SERVES 4 PREP TIME: 10 Minute(s) COOK TIME: 10 Minute(s) INGREDIENTS 1 package Knorr® Fiesta Sides™ – Spanish Rice 1 lb. ground beef 2 cups shredded romaine lettuce leaves 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (about 4 oz.) 1 cup […]

Lump Crab Salad

Lump Crab Salad

I don’t know about you, but here in South Carolina it has been getting pretty hot.  The humidity doesn’t help matters either.  Since my husband works out in the heat all day, the last thing he wants is a hot meal.   We have been eating some cold meals and sandwiches get old after a […]

Sweet Potato Casserole

INGREDIENTS SWEET POTATO CASSEROLE 2 1/2 pounds sweet potatoes, (3 medium), peeled and cut into 2-inch chunks 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon canola oil 1 tablespoon honey 1/2 cup low-fat milk 2 teaspoons freshly grated orange zest 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt TOPPING 1/2 cup whole-wheat flour 1/3 cup packed brown sugar 4 […]