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sillybones10

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 13:13
I was just wondering if anyone has any recommendations for a good healthy cookbook that contains recipes for a variety of foods??
KayseaLove

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 13:15
I have a weight watchers cookbook. My grandmother gave it to me. Otherwise Taste of Home has a diet one and you can look for specialty ones in book stores and online for low carb, etc...
KayseaLove

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 13:17
Taste of Home Comfort Food Diet
NCNOLE

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 13:25
look into pinterest -- lot of recipes there. Just google it and join!
goodheartedw...

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 13:35
Cooking Light Magazine has "slow cooker" cook books out. I have one of them - its great!!! Healthy & Convenient!! I can throw all the ingredients in & have a healthy dinner waiting for us when we get home!! I got mine on Amazon.com
philanddeb

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 15:07
'The Healthy Heart Cookbook' - Dawn Stock
'In The Kitchen With Rosie' - Rosie Daley (Oprah's Chef)
'The Smartdiet' - Better Homes and Gardens

Enjoy! Buy 'em used on Amazon!
"Time and pressure; strength and courage; and most of all things, God"
Hoser

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 19:22
I'm a big fan of The Food Matters Cookbook by Mark Bittman. Mark is a fabulous food writer who has done a lot of thinking about healthy, natural food and what sorts of things we should be eating.

His style of cooking is quite flexible. I like that his recipes often say, "If you don't have X, you can substitute Y or Z" -- the recipes help you think about how to cook, rather than just describing a method.
sillybones10

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 20:02
thanks for the suggestions guys! I will look into them
GorgeousGran...

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Posted: 23 Oct 2012, 20:14
Smile Think I will purchase the Food Matters Cookbook by
Mark Bittman.Goal 130lbs.
lornaw

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Posted: 24 Oct 2012, 08:54
the volumetrics cookbook is good, too. and I second anything by cooking light.
FaerytaleMal...

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Posted: 24 Oct 2012, 18:35
I love Appetite for Reduction by Isa Chandra Moskowitz. There's a variety of foods and the recipes are all fairly easy.
mrspackrat

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Posted: 25 Oct 2012, 12:16
Art Smith, I've been meaning to get one of his books but I've tried a few of his recipes and they are really good.



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