Item description for Weekends Away (Without Leaving Home): The Ultimate World Party Theme Book by Nina Lesowitz & Lara Morris Starr...
Overview This book shows how anyone can create an inspiring weekend at home that brings almost as much pleasure as a vacation away--without the expense or hassle. It offers ways to have adventures in 15 glamorous "destinations" around the world without even leaving the neighborhood. Each chapter includes suggestions for setting the scene--videos, books, and music to help get into the spirit, and authentic recipes. Illustrations.
Publishers Description This book shows how anyone can create an inspiring weekend at home that brings almost as much pleasure as a vacation away without the expense or hassle. It offers ways to have adventures in 15 glamorous destinations around the world, including Mexico, France, Greece and Morocco, without even leaving the neighborhood. Readers can choose a quiet weekend of classical music in St. Petersburg, a wild carnival in Brazil, or a tour of the Tuscan countryside. Each chapter includes suggestions for setting the scene; videos, books, and music to help get into the spirit; and authentic recipes. Adventures can be adapted for a cozy weekend for two or a lively party for a group of friends.
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Studio: Conari Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.98" Width: 7.02" Height: 0.76" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2002
Publisher Conari Press
ISBN 1573247618 ISBN13 9781573247610 UPC 645241007618
Availability 0 units.
More About Nina Lesowitz & Lara Morris Starr
Nina Lesowitz is a gratitude practitioner and volunteer for literacy organizations. She also runs Spinergy Group, a public relations firm that represents authors and corporate clients as well as nonprofits. The recipient of numerous awards and tributes, including a national award for excellence in media relations, she is also the coauthor of the best-selling "The Party Girl Cookbook." She lives in Oakland, CA. Mary Beth Sammons is an award-winning journalist and author who has contributed to "Family Circle, the Chicago Tribune's" lifestyle section, and various online health and wellness websites. The author of seven books in the women's self-help and health and wellness fields, including "We Carry Each Other: Getting Through Life's Toughest Times, My Family: Collected Memories," and "Gifts with Heart," she lives in Chicago.
Nina Lesowitz currently resides in Berkeley, in the state of California.