Tag Archives: Recipes

October 06

Power Hungry : the ultimate energy bar cookbook

Power Hungry by Camilla V. Saulsbury. This is one of those wonderful books which gets discovered and does the rounds, passed from person to person as recipes are tried, shared, and discussed. I first noticed it on the desk of a friend, and ordered my own copy…then discovered that she had done the same thing! […]

March 11


Jerusalem by Yatam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi. Post by Robyn55. You would think that with the abundance of celebrity chefs and their cookbooks that there is nothing new to find. Have a look at Jerusalem! By now most people will have heard of Yotam Ottolenghi. The main thing of interest in this book is its […]

Appetite for Reduction

Appetite for Reduction.  by  Isa Chandra Moskowitz. Post by Robyne55. This is a Vegan cookbook with 125 low fat vegan recipes.  Now before you say – not another  cookbook- let me explain. First I should say that “Vegan” means nothing with flesh or that moos grunts or follows you about on four legs or for […]

4 Ingredients : Christmas

4 Ingredients : Christmas by Kim McCosker. Post by Anne at Southport Recently on a local radio station I heard the author of the 4 Ingredients recipe books – Kim McCosker, talking about Christmas food and getting away from lots of preparation. Of course the recipes she spoke about were all in her book “4 […]

Book Club Recommendations for August

The Southport Library Open Book Club discussed books they had enjoyed, and recommend to you: Nickle and Dimed : Undercover in Low-Wage USA by Barbara Ehrenreich. Robyn said she was knocked out by this intriguing book – it was amazing. It is about a woman who worked undercover investigating the impact of welfare reforms in […]