Category Archive: cookbook

Monday Book Review: Just for Two

  Just for Two : A Handbook of Cookery for the Small Household Being a lover of cookbooks, I saw this at a local antique store and could not believe there was an… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: A Cup of Comfort Cookbook

  A Cup of Comfort Cookbook: Favorite Comfort Foods to Warm Your Heart and Lift Your Spirit [Paperback] by Jay Weinstein This book was in the bargain/clearance bin of a local BigLots in… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: The Little Big Italian Cookbook

The Little Big Italian Cookbook: The Bite Size Cook Book That Comes Stuffed with Ideas  This is the last book in “The Little Big” series written by Carla Bardi for Mcrae Books that… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: The Little Big Pasta, Rice & More: The Bite Size Cook Book

The Little Big Pasta, Rice & More: The Bite Size Cook Book That Comes Stuffed with Ideas From the Amazon Book Description Publication Date: January 1, 2005 | Series: Little Big Book of . . .… Continue reading

Healthy Thursday: Healthy Cooking

  In last week’s post, I asked ‘what is health?’  and I responded it’s healthy cooking/eating and healthy exercise. Of course, that is the basic understanding. There are so many factors that go… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: Big Basic Cookbook by Kimberly Beeman

Big Basic Cookbook by Kimberly Beeman, available on From the inside cover flap: Big Basic Cookbook is the standard everyday cookbook no kitchen should be without.  The recipes and the wealth of information… Continue reading

First Friday Free Recipe: Carrot and Beef Spaghetti

  What a great way to bulk up a spaghetti sauce!     Use whatever ground meat or mix that you have and add the shredded carrots to either marinara, ground beef, turkey, sausage, chicken,… Continue reading

Happy 2013!

Happy New Year everyone!  Hope your 2012 was happy and successful and may your 2013 be intriguing and peaceful. Love the rainbow fireworks celebrating Marriage Equality in Washington State last year.  It’s about… Continue reading


HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Feeling the warmth from the holiday candles and feast, so sharing all three books! From now until January 1st, all three books will be free! The codes are only good on… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: Family Circle Step-by-Step Sensational Vegetable Recipes

  From the Book’s description: Everyone knows that vegetables are healthy and a necessary part of our daily diet.  But not everyone knows just how delicious they can be.  Sensational Vegetable Recipes shows  you… Continue reading