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Japanese Home Cooking by Sonoko Sakai

Japanese Home Cooking is an extremely thorough and detail oriented book that reads more like an encyclopedia than a recipe book. The key word here is traditional in that the traditions, origins of the meals, background of the ingredients, and … Continue reading

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Ninja Air Fryer Cookbook For Beginners by Linda Larsen

This is an add on book to help those who have just bought the product Ninja Air Fryer Max XL 101. It includes everything a person would need to understand their new purchase and also some great recipes. In reviewing … Continue reading

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Simple Superfood Smoothies by Sondi Bruner

With so many smoothie books on the market, this would have to be really good in order to stand out. After all, there are only so many ways to make a decent and drinkable smoothie. Surprisingly, there is a lot … Continue reading

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Fast & Easy Vegan Cookbook by JL Fields

Author JL Fields gets a lot right with this cookbook: it is informative, provides a lot of tips and notes for each recipe, lives up to the title, and has a clean presentation. It would be a 5 star for … Continue reading

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Show Up For Salad by Terry Hope Romero

There is a surprising amount to like here, as the definition of ‘salad’ is really stretched nicely. Think beyond greens and instead to pretty much all kinds of vegetables, legumes, seeds, and nuts as a ‘salad’ in the non traditional … Continue reading

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The Crock-Pot Ladies Big Book of Slow Cooker Dinners

This ticks a lot of boxes in what to look for in a cookbook: clean format, photos of the final dishes, a large variety of recipes (from expected to unexpected), complete directions with nutritional/serving/notes and other info, and all nicely … Continue reading

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The Sugarsmart Cookbook For Kids by Georgia Varozza

After spending some time cooking several of these recipes, I did feel that the directions were easy to follow and the recipes tasty enough even for picky kids. But at the same time, in this modern age, it’s hard to … Continue reading

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