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Cookbook Review: Weightwatchers New Complete Cookbook

Why am I talking about a book from Weightwatchers in Christmas Week? I know, at this time of year we think of feasts and richness. Health eating is shoved to deepest, farthest reaches of our conscious brains. Thing is, the subconscious mind is still there saying, “You oughta …” Most of us are not going…

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Cookbook Review: Skinny Dinners from Better Homes and Gardens

It’s December 19th. In a week, it will be the day after Christmas. In two weeks, the day after New Year’s. By then, you will have dusted off the resolutions for that new year. I have my resolutions saved as a Word document. I open the screen, look at it, see that I need to drop…

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TBT Cookbook Review: Nantucket Open-House Cookbook by Sarah Leah Chase

Two weeks ago the Throwback Thursday Cookbook was Cold-Weather Cooking by Sarah Leah Chase. Cold-Weather was actually Sarah’s second book. Her first, published in 1987, was the Nantucket Open-House Cookbook. It was true preview cookbook, offering us glimpses into Sarah’s creativity, spontaneity, and yes even humor.   For late summer when tomatoes about, Sarah loves…

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Cookbook Review: Healthy Latin Eating by Angie Martinez and Angelo Sosa

If you read this blog often, you know I write almost daily about a new cookbook. I leave it to you whether you will buy a particular book, of course, but sometimes I do suggest action. A book by Dorie Greenspan, for example, is destined to be a classic and it is very likely you’ll…

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