May 22, 2015

This Week's Recipes

Here are this week's new additions at Country at Heart Recipes. This Saturday, the Vogts Sisters will return to Cutter's Smokehouse in Eudora, KS. Music begins at 8:00. Learn more HERE.


Memorial Day Picnic Ideas

And Featured Author, Nancy Kay Grace, shares her recipe for Fruity Baked Oatmeal.

May 18, 2015

Book Preview ~ Tiffany Girl


Tiffany Girl, by Deeanne Gist

From the bestselling author of It Happened at the Fair and Fair Play comes a compelling historical novel about a progressive “New Woman”—the girl behind Tiffany’s chapel—and the love that threatens it all.

As preparations for the 1893 World’s Fair set Chicago and the nation on fire, Louis Tiffany—heir to the exclusive Fifth Avenue jewelry empire—seizes the opportunity to unveil his state-of-the-art, stained glass, mosaic chapel, the likes of which the world has never seen.

But when Louis’s dream is threatened by a glassworkers’ strike months before the Fair opens, he turns to an unforeseen source for help: the female students at the Art Students League of New York. Eager for adventure, the young women pick up their skirts, move to boarding houses, take up steel cutters, and assume new identities as the “Tiffany Girls.”

Tiffany Girl is the heartwarming story of the impetuous Flossie Jayne, a beautiful, budding artist who is handpicked by Louis to help complete the Tiffany chapel. Though excited to live in a boarding house when most women stayed home, she quickly finds the world is less welcoming than anticipated. From a Casanova male, to an unconventional married couple, and a condescending singing master, she takes on a colorful cast of characters to transform the boarding house into a home while racing to complete the Tiffany chapel and make a name for herself in the art world.

As challenges mount, her ambitions become threatened from an unexpected quarter: her own heart. Who will claim victory? Her dreams or the captivating boarder next door? Purchase the book HERE. 

Deeanne Gist has rocketed up bestseller lists and captured readers everywhere with
her 
very fun, very original historical novels. She has won the National Readers’ Choice Award, Booksellers’ Best Award, USA Best Books Award, and stellar reviews. With a background in education and journalism, Deeanne has written for People, Parents, and Parenting magazines. Visit her online at IWantHerBook.com.

May 15, 2015

This Week's Recipes

Here are this week's new additions at Country at Heart Recipes. Enjoy your weekend! 




Featured Authors, The Writing Sisters, share their recipe for Chicken Tortilla Soup
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