Category Archives: Cookbooks

Book Review: Vegan Pie in the Sky

Name of Book: Vegan Pie in the Sky By: Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: October 2011 Format: cookbook Reason for Reading: because I ❤ Isa and Terry Source: it was gifted … Continue reading

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Book Review: Appetite for Reduction

Name of Book: Appetite for Reduction: 125 Fast and Filling Low-fat Vegan Recipes By: Isa Chandra Moskowitz Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: 2011 Number of Pages: 290 Format: nonfiction, cookbook Reason for Reading: I ❤ Isa Source: hubby … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Dead Celebrity Cookbook

Title: The Dead Celebrity Cookbook Author: Frank DeCaro Publisher: Health Communications, Inc. Copyright: 2011 Number of Pages: 558 (nook edition) Reason for Reading: Love cookbooks, and this seemed like it was worth a read Grade: A “I miss those days … Continue reading

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A Book Award Honoring Food Writing

Book Title:  Oaxaca al Gusto: An Infinite Gastronomy Author: Diana Kennedy Publisher: University of Texas Press Copyright date: October 2010 Pages: 436 Genre: Food and Wine Reason For Reading: I love good food books Rating: A Award Won: James Beard … Continue reading

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Another Blast from the Past

First and foremost–please forgive another blast from the past so soon after last week’s.  Things are crazy with me right now, some extremely personal that I won’t blog about here, and some extremely painful, like the pulled back muscle I … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past

Whether you’re a novice or expert at Indian cooking, you’re bound to love this thick cookbook that just bursts with flavour. Raghavan Iyer describes his first attempt at cooking with the generic American spice called “curry powder,” and his subsequent … Continue reading

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Review: Eat Your Feelings: Recipes for Self-Loathing

Name of Book: Eat Your Feelings: Recipes for Self-Loathing By: Heather Whaley Publisher: Plume Books Copyright Date: 2011 Number of Pages: 240 Format: Non-fiction; cookbooks Reason for Reading: It was marked down to $2.50 at the going-out-of-business bookstore, and besides, how … Continue reading

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