Smart Cooking for Busy People by Alexandra Beck

Book Description

Smart Cooking for Busy People by Alexandra Beck

The Indie Book of the Day for 1st of January, 2014!

Genre: Cookbook, Health

˃˃˃ A good weeknight dinner is healthy and tasty. A GREAT weeknight dinner is healthy, tasty and QUICKLY MADE

Do you resent weeknight cooking because it depletes too much of your scarce down time? Do you think of it as a drudgery that must be endured for health’s and wallet’s sake?

Now imagine there was a way to cook weeknight dinners in 30 minutes – and still make healthy meals that your family will love. Imagine what it would be like to never worry about what to make for dinner, because you’ll know you can generate a great idea for a meal at any time and execute it on the go!

“Smart Cooking for Busy People” will turn that imagined world into your reality by helping you cook better and faster, in only 3 clever tricks and 11 easy steps. (And when you cook smarter, you’ll be able to spend more time on other things).

“Smart Cooking for Busy People” will arm you with crucial knowledge and an assortment of detailed recipes and directions for healthy fast meals.

 

˃˃˃ Whether you are an omnivore, vegetarian, low-carber or a paleo adept, you’ll find in this book multi-course quick meals including:

- appetizers such as bruschetta, tomato soup and Greek salad,

- main dishes such as baked salmon, roasted tofu with green beans and chicken stir fry,

- healthy sides dishes, such as buckwheat, quinoa and steamed potatoes, and

- a few yummy low-carb desserts.

All health and nutrition information in this book is grounded in recent studies on the effects of different foods on health, referenced and annotated for your convenience at the end of the book.

To sum up, if you enjoy good food (think Mediterranean diet meets healthy Asian cuisines), and if you like the idea of preparing it super fast, then check out this cookbook for busy people!

 

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Book Insight

  • File Size: 6964 KB
  • Print Length: 161 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00CQX26OM
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray: Enabled
  • Lending: Not Enabled

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Hi, I’m Alexandra Beck. I’m a trained researcher, working mom and cookbook author. My ambition is to help busy people cook healthy and yummy food in a minimum of time. I follow very closely the latest developments in health and nutrition research, and I make sure to work them into my recipes, posts, articles and books.

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Cook the Part by Karin Eastham

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Cook the Part by Karin Eastham

The Indie Book of the Day for 21st of April, 2013!

Genre: Non Fiction, Cookbook

Ready to experience a new twist on entertaining? Cook the Part is much more than a collection of recipes. It’s an entertaining revolution. Each of the eight themed menus in this book is divided into parts. Your guests work in teams to cook a part of a fabulous four-course meal. Cook the Part helps you organize and create a memorable evening of hands-on cooking while enjoying the camaraderie of your guests for a phenomenal gourmet dinner. If you are intimidated by the thought of having a dinner party, let this book boost your confidence. Cook the Part allows anyone, even the inexperienced, to host dinner parties that will leave guests talking for months. The secret ingredient to your success is the perfect plan. Cook the Part provides detailed hosting plans that divide an entire gourmet menu into scripted parts, allowing groups of 6-12 participants enjoy the cooking process together. The menus offer a world of global flavors, such as Baja Fish Tacos, Greek Souvlaki or Tuscan Chicken Under a Brick. With this guide, even the most sophisticated dishes are broken down into manageable preparation steps, resulting in a fabulous dinner to be enjoyed with your friends, family, co-workers or gourmet group. Cook the Part provides you with a guide for a great teambuilding activity in the comfort of your own kitchen. Guests leave empowered with new recipes and cooking techniques to show off at home. The experience is fun, interactive and delicious.

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Book Insight

  • File Size: 3403 KB
  • Print Length: 152 pages
  • Publisher: Crosswalk Press (October 15, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00AK2DADC
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray: Enabled
  • Lending: Not Enabled

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Karin Eastham has enjoyed cooking and entertaining with her husband, Gary, for over 40 years. The couple has participated in numerous gourmet groups and have hosted countless dinner parties. Karin’s passion for cooking with her family is rooted in her German heritage. Born in Germany and immigrating to the United States in 1956, she honed her cooking skills at a young age under the watchful eye of her culinary-minded mother. Her mother’s cooking and hosting skills were legendary, and Karin was frequently summoned to help when there were guests to feed. In her 30-plus years in the professional world, Karin has contributed to the success of several biotechnology and life science companies, while cooking and entertaining for weekend fun. Cook The Part combines Karin’s exceptional leadership and organizational skills with her love of cooking and entertaining. This perfect blend of experience in both the kitchen and the boardroom creates a unique entertaining guide to help anyone be a successful host.

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