Friday, October 10, 2014
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Broccoli, Love & Dark Chocolate , because when I check out cookbooks, I usually bypass diet books, self help books and books that tell me how much better my life can be in general. I usually head straight to the recipes. But I was intrigued by the subtitle: Because food, love and life should be delicious! and I couldn't agree more. I even loved Liz Pearson's Top 10 Reasons to Read the Book:
My synopsis:of the Top 5
Friday, August 1, 2014
I started my hunt for the best lobster rolls and seafood chowders in Nova Scotia. And my love affair with both continues. How could I resist the offer to review and write about "a selection of the best recipes from Taste of Nova Scotia's Chowder Trail"? The Chowder Trail is a collection of recipes from some awesome restaurants around the province, many of which I've eaten at and wondered if I could recreate these gems at home. Now I don't have to even think about it! If you are a fan of chowder, here are just some reasons to pick up the book ...
Thursday, May 29, 2014
DK Publishing Cookbooks for a long time. I've written about quite a few of my favorites. And each time I think it's the definitive one in their collection. But take into account that my favorite cuisines all border the Mediterranean Sea, I knew this one would be a particular favorite. It goes without saying that the recipes are easy to follow, lovely to look at and well organized by theme - that's the DK magic formula, after all.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Everyday Indian and Bal's Quick & Healthy Indian. So it wasn't really hard to imagine how excited I was when I was sent a copy of Bal's Spice Kitchen from Whitecap Books (which publish some of my favorite cookbooks).
Thursday, January 30, 2014
You can read about it in detail here) Usually we have to share each other with kids and husbands - fun, don't get me wrong, but rarely do we have the opportunity to do something just for the two of us.