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Inspiring recipes

Advantages: Loads of recipes to choose from
Disadvantages: order of recipes confusing

I got this book out of the library a few years ago and have since bought it to have in the house. I do not use it regularly but probably about a couple of times a month to get ideas on what to cook. There are some good ideas and I like how simple and stra ...

Milliesmum123 21.05.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Slim to Win: Diet and Cookbook - Rosemary Conley

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Fascinating Food Facts

Advantages: Interesting, nostalgic
Disadvantages: Not many recipes that I would be tempted to try

Marguerite Patten worked for the Ministry of Food during World War 2 and subsequently at the Ministry of Food Bureau at Harrods, where she had a responsibility to provide advice on how to use rationed food in tasty, nutritious recipes. I found this book ...

moistbabe 07.10.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Post War Kitchen - Marguerite Patten

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What we cooked in post war times

Advantages: interesting
Disadvantages: none

My mother born in 1920 was a young woman in the Second World War years. She worked "in service" for a family cleaning fetching carrying she worked in the kitchen helping the cook. She also drove a large milk truck which picked up milk from the farms. . Sa ...

mumsymary 23.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Post War Kitchen - Marguerite Patten

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A delicious read!

Advantages: Brilliant book, lots to choose from
Disadvantages: not spiral bound, could do with a difficulty rating.

A few years ago I didn't know how to bake at all. I didn't realise this though, I thought I could and thought that it was easy enough to bake anything but then when I attempted to make a cake it was one huge disaster! I suddenly realised that actually I h ...

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Review of 1001 Cupcakes, Cookies & Other Tempting Treats - Parragon Book Service

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A Book Full Of Tempting treats :)

Advantages: great pictures, helpful info, clear and easy to follow instructions
Disadvantages: not the best wayt to display instructions, can be expensive

...~ +++ ~ ~ ~ 1001 CUPCAKES, COOKIES AND OTHER TEMPTING TREATS ~ ~ ~ +++ ~ ~ ~ +++ ~ ~ ~ . . . . . ~ ~ * * ~ INTRODUCTION ~ * * ~ ~ . . I really enjoy baking and cooking in the spare time. For my birthday I asked for some new cookery ...

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Review of 1001 Cupcakes, Cookies & Other Tempting Treats - Parragon Book Service

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