Category Archive: cookbook

First Friday Free Recipe: Low-Carb Green Bean Casserole

Ah, what would the holidays be without the ubiquitous Green Bean casserole?  Each food company, national chef and home cook has their own version of this holiday treat.  There are as many recipes available… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: The About.Com Guide To Shortcut Cooking From the Amazon description: Book Description Publication Date: April 2, 2007 | Series: Guides In the harried world we all live, every minute counts. “The Guide to Shortcut Cooking” features 225 time-saving… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: 25 Marvelous Microwave Desserts   25 Marvelous Microwave Desserts – 25 Delicious Recipes Made Right in Your Microwave! by Cooking Penguin. From the Amazon description: You don’t have to be a domestic goddess in order to… Continue reading

Humpday Pic and Happy Thanksgiving

  Happy Pre-Thanksgiving from 2012!  This was taken at the 2009 Washington State Fair, their produce exhibit.  Imagine all that pumpkin pie those would make. This year has been quite a ride… Continue reading

Monday Book Review: Let’s cook Healthy Eating

not in print, From inside the cover: healthy eating This beautifully designed cookbook features hundreds of easy-to-follow recipes. Healthy Eating is a comprehensive guide to cooking healthy and wholesome foods and features a… Continue reading

Book Review: The Little Big Cook Book by Carla Bardi Book description from Amazon: With more than 600 recipes for everything from starters, snacks, and pasta, to desserts, sauces, and preserves, this book is a treasure trove of recipes from around the… Continue reading

First Friday Free Recipe: Baked Winter Squash with Asparagus and Wine

  The November First Friday Free Recipe from “Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0” is a great side dish for holiday meals, such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day, Hanukkah, etc. Usually you will see 1,001… Continue reading

First Friday Free Recipe: Asian Chicken with Brown Rice

First Friday Free Recipe: Asian Chicken with Brown Rice   From the cookbook, “Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0”, Chicken and Brown Rice, or Asian Chicken.     Simple, versatile one-dish meal that can be… Continue reading

First Free Recipe from Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0: French Country Chicken!

Sharing a picture of tonight’s dinner with you, French Country Chicken, from the cookbook, Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0     Thought I would give the recipe from the cookbook for you, then on successive… Continue reading

The Cookbook is here: Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0

Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0 by Brick ONeil The long-awaited and much requested cookbook is here, finally! After two years of people requesting me to write one, I got on the ball this… Continue reading