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"Desserts" by James Martin

Advantages: Good old fashioned puddings. Easy to read. Good Value
Disadvantages: Lacked the secret Pastry Chef tips I had hoped for.

"Desserts" by James Martin is described as a 'fabulous collection of recipes from Sweet Baby James' the BBC2 TV Series. I think this book is a worthwhile purchase, particularly for those amongst us that share a sweet tooth. I adore puddings and so whe ...

smilesarefree 18.02.2008 · Read full review
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Easy, practical and cheap healthy meals!

Advantages: Laid out very simply for those who havent cooked much before in their life
Disadvantages: For the more experience cook this may be too simplified, but for students its ideal!

Being a student myself and only leaving home for the first time properly just last year for university, there are many things to be worrying about. In my case when I was moving to a completely new city not knowing anyone, there are many new challenges ...

MickMunson 05.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Nosh 4 Students: A Fun Student Cookbook. See every recipe in FULL COLOUR. 50% more recipes than its previous Best Selling Edition.: A Fun Student Cookbook - Joy May

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'nosh 4 students' - a cookbook for students

Advantages: easy to read/follow, with realistic, affordable recipes
Disadvantages: some of the recipes can be a bit random/slightly patronising - definitely for beginners!

I received this 'nosh 4 students' cookbook for students as a a fun present just before I entered my third year of uni. Although I had already survived the first two years away from home, I hadn't really done much cooking (think lots of cheese toasties, no ...

tracy112 07.07.2011 · Read full review
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Stool Samples at the Ready!

Advantages: Virtuous recipes for those with strong willpower.
Disadvantages: Life's too short for Buckwheat Groats and Alfalfa!

"YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT COOKBOOK" by Dr Gillian McKeith I bought this book during one of those 'self improvement' turns that I take once in a while. I thought that buying this book might shove me in the right direction towards eating more healthily and ...

smilesarefree 07.03.2008 · Read full review
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You Are What You Eat

Advantages: It is a fun and easy read
Disadvantages: It lacks insight at times

...By now most of us will know who Gillian McKeith is. Her TV show You Are What You Eat showed her retraining seemingly hopelessly obese and unhealthy people to enjoy her diet of raw vegetables, quinoa and seeds. In fact, diet is the wrong word in this case ...

annaroos1 17.03.2007 · Read full review
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Review of You Are What You Eat: Michelle's Diary - Michelle McManus

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