Multcolib My Librarian Darcee: How to pass the winter months

Love Soup
Love Soup 160 All-new Vegetarian Recipes From the Author of The Vegetarian Epicure By Thomas, Anna Book - 2009 641.5636 T454L 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:160 fantastic recipes for the ultimate comfort food. Aside from soup, there are also recipes for dips, baked goods and salad. All together that spells out what's for dinner at my house.

The Art of Encaustic Painting
The Art of Encaustic Painting Contemporary Expression in the Ancient Medium of Pigmented Wax By Mattera, Joanne Book - 2001 751.46 M435a 2001 Available in some locations

Annotation:Winter is the perfect time to pick up a new hobby. This book offers a great combination of history, technique and inspiration to help you get started painting with wax.

The Snow Child
The Snow Child A Novel By Ivey, Eowyn Book - 2012 FICTION IVEY 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:Part realistic 1920s Alaskan homesteading story, part fantastical wintery fairytale. Read this book under a blanket with a cup of tea or cocoa.

Wendy Knits Lace
Wendy Knits Lace Essential Techniques and Patterns for Irresistible Everyday Lace By Johnson, Wendy D. Book - 2011 746.226 J714w 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Many knitters are intimidated by lace, but with a little guidance anyone can create beautiful pieces. If I can do it, you can too!

Tiny Beautiful Things
Tiny Beautiful Things Advice on Love and Life From Dear Sugar By Strayed, Cheryl Book - 2012 070.444 S913t 2012 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 82 on 27 copies

Annotation:Radically honest and loving words of wisdom from Cheryl Strayed as advice columnist ‘Sugar’. When feeling lost or uncertain, pick it up, read a few entries, regain perspective, repeat.

The Knitted Slipper Book
The Knitted Slipper Book Slippers and House Shoes for the Entire Family By Startzman, Katie Book - 2013 746.432 S7967k 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Who doesn't love slippers? Moccasins, mukluks, clogs, ballet flats, boots, booties, or Mary Janes; This book has it all.

Philharmonics By Obel, Agnes Music CD - 2011 CD Popular OBEL Available in some locations

Annotation:This award winning debut by Danish Singer Songwriter Agnes Obel has been described as a mix of melancholy and daydream.

Of Walking in Rain
Of Walking in Rain October 5, 2012 - December 31, 2012 By Love, Matt Book - 2013 814.6 L8975o 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Matt Love's writing has helped renew my love for the Oregon Coast. This is his self-proclaimed attempt to write the greatest book on rain in the history of Oregon literature.

Wounded Rhymes
Wounded Rhymes By Lykke Li Music CD - 2011 CD Popular LYKKELI Available in some locations

Annotation:Swedish singer-songwriter blending elements of pop, indie rock, and electronic.

Touching the Void
Touching the Void DVD - 2004 DVD 796.522 TOUCHING All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:After scaling the never-before-climbed 21,000-foot Siula Grande, climbers, Joe Simpson and Simon Yates, face their greatest challenge yet: getting back down. Tragedy strikes when Simpson shatters his leg and they are separated by a series of mishaps.

The Lion's Roar
The Lion's Roar By First Aid Kit (Musical group) Music CD - 2012 CD Popular FIRSTAIDK All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Discovered after a YouTube video of them covering a Fleet Foxes song in the woods behind their home, this Swedish sister group are known for dreamy folk tunes. "Oh the bitter winds are coming in and I'm already missing the summer. Stockholm's cold but I've been told I was born to endure this kind of weather.."

The Smiths Complete
The Smiths Complete By Smiths (Musical group) Music CD - 2011 CD Popular SMITHS All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 8 copies

Annotation:Nobody does Melancholy like Morrissey.

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Anyone familiar with the disastrous Andean climb recounted in Touching the Void knows that when it's impossible to climb out, the best option is to lower yourself deeper into the crevasse in hopes of another way out. Oregon winters are long, wet and gray. These items help with settling in and celebrating the season.

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