Boost your resilience and combat the rigours of modern living. For anyone who is suffering from insomnia, Lizzie King has just the cure. After a hideous clock-change week that left her family devoid of rest, she turned to her knowledge as a nutritional health coach and created a 'sleep tight' smoothie. Restore is filled with 100 such ingenious recipes for you and your home – from tonics that ease hay fever and balms for anxiety, syrups for avoiding the seasonal lurgies or coping with a sick bug, to fizzing bath bombs, edible face masks, lickable kitchen sprays and more. There's even a few especially for your dog. You don't need chemicals to create an effective remedy or cleaner, nor do you have to be naturally crafty: the recipes are fuss-free, and many of the ingredients are likely to be in your pantry already. Our world is glittering with natural ingredients, many that have been used for millennia as remedies without damaging side-effects for us or our planet. Restore will help you to thrive in optimal health.
The Great British Bakeoff alumni and winner of the NYE 2023 special, Manon Lagrève, shares over 80 French classics – simplified or with a twist – for the modern baker. In her debut cookbook, Et Voila!, Manon proves that elegant French baking does not have to be difficult or pretentious to make. With just a few basic pieces of baking equipment and Manon's secret short-cuts, you too can master the French pastries and desserts of your dreams. This is a collection of her favourite family recipes, many of which were handed down by her mother and grandmothers, and are perfect for sharing with the people you love. Whether you want to perfect the classics such as brioche, éclairs and macarons or whip up a galette or a clafoutis after a mid-week meal, there's something for every baker and palate. French baking can be chic and simple, and whatever your baking skill, Manon will show you how.
New York Block By Block
Arguably the most iconic city in the world, New York has more places to eat and things to see than you could manage in a lifetime. New York Block by Block is the essential guide to the best places to go, covering everything from pizza to ice cream, galleries to parks, all illustrated with Cierra's distinctive maps. In New York Block by Block you'll find 50 maps showing the best places that New York has to offer, whether it's the food or history, culture, shopping, beautiful buildings or parks. Each map starts with an idea – it might be, Where's the best coffee in New York? What are the places everyone should visit in Brooklyn? Or, Where in New York can you lose hours browsing the shelves of a beautiful bookstore? From there, Cierra has curated a list of the best places and has painted a charming accompanying map. From best bagels to most impressive views, haunted places and things to do in summer, there really is something for everyone. The follow-up to 2022's London Block by Block, this book will be an inspiration for all, whether it's your first visit to New York, you're a seasoned vacationer or an all-your-life local. That's the wonderful thing about New York – there's always more to explore!