Monday Book Review: Chicken (The Littles Guides)


Chicken, The Littles Guides by Fog City Press Book Description: Chicken was once a luxury, saved for special celebrations. Now affordable enough for every day, it remains enduringly popular because of its delectable taste and unmatched versatility. From traditional roasts to modern microwave techniques, The Little Guide to Chicken shows you all the cooking methods … Continue reading Monday Book Review: Chicken (The Littles Guides)

Monday Book Review: Quick & Easy


Quick & Easy (Super Cookery) by Parragon Book Description: Quick & Easy. The inspirational and comprehensive cookbook features 246 delicious recipes for simple and fast, but wholesome dishes for those with a hectic lifestyle. Dishes include soups, salads, appetizers, light snacks, main meals, side dishes and even a range of desserts. Here you have all … Continue reading Monday Book Review: Quick & Easy

GoFundMe Cookbook Fundraiser!


Apologizing for not posting a weekly review today.   I've been busy working on my "Ultimate Simple Healthy Fresh Cookbook", gathering and writing recipes, introduction then creating, marketing, publicizing the crowdfunding website fundraiser on gofundme, Ultimate Simple, Healthy, Fresh Cookbook by Brick ONeil - GoFundMe It's been eye-opening how difficult it is to actually get people … Continue reading GoFundMe Cookbook Fundraiser!

First Friday Free Recipe Recap


The First Friday Free Recipe post has been going on for almost a year now and it's become a popular post with readers. The recipes are from my first cookbook, "Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0" and came from all sections of the cookbook, from Starters to Main courses and then side dishes. Some were more popular … Continue reading First Friday Free Recipe Recap

First Friday Free Recipe: Blueberry Pork Salad


From the Chapter Introduction for Pork in "Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0":   I love cooking with Pork, being versatile it can be made into most any cuisine, from Asian, African, European and even American. Pork is great for long, simmering dishes as well as easy and quick breakfast pork steak and eggs.  You will find … Continue reading First Friday Free Recipe: Blueberry Pork Salad

Monday Book Review: The New Parent’s Magazine Family Cookbook


http://www.amazon.com/The-Parents-magazine-family-cookbook/dp/B0007EV38C/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1353343204&sr=8-1&keywords=the+new+parent%27s+magazine+family+cookbook Hopefully you can read the author's preface in this picture, as Amazon didn't have one in their description, nor could I find one online, so I had to take a picture for you.   This edition is from 1963 and reads as such. It comes from a time when a parent (usually the Mother) could … Continue reading Monday Book Review: The New Parent’s Magazine Family Cookbook

Announcing Partnership with Spice Islands for spice giveaway!


From my books blog, http://brickoneil.blogspot.com, http://brickoneil.blogspot.com/2012/10/announcing-partnership-with-spice.html Posted over on my books blog about a new partnership with Spice Islands and Simple, Healthy, Fresh 1.0! Head on over to my blogspot blog for details about the Spice Islands giveaway! With every First Friday Free Recipe, Spice Islands will give away at least one spice from the recipe.  See … Continue reading Announcing Partnership with Spice Islands for spice giveaway!

Eye of Newt and Toe of Frog: Finally Starting the Cookbook


Never did writing a cookbook enter my mind when I was cooking healthy and low-carb.After getting bad news about my health years ago, I decided to start cooking healthy.  My instructions were low-carb, low-fat, low-sodium, to start with.  My first cookbook I read from introduction to last recipe was The Little Big Vegetarian Book, then … Continue reading Eye of Newt and Toe of Frog: Finally Starting the Cookbook