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Just get on with it - A kick up the ass from the UK's Mr. Fix-It

Advantages: inspiring, easy to follow, funny
Disadvantages: None that I can think of right now

Ali Campbell's book - Just Get on With It - A caring compassionate kick up the ass (or fanny for our American readers) is aimed at helping you to eliminate those thoughts and behaviors that stop you achieving what you want to. We've all been there - ...

summeropposite 21.06.2010 · Read full review
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Jamie's 15 Minute Meals... Or 'The Art of Speed Cooking'

Advantages: Great range of recipes, quick to cook, nutritionally balanced
Disadvantages: Take longer than 15 minutes, lots of equipment needed

Picture the scene… An array of fresh ingredients laid out on the counter top, all the required equipment ready and waiting to be used, recipe book open to the right page and the timer set on my mobile phone (well, I do like a challenge!) The basic premis ...

Brownie_Queen 25.04.2013 · Read full review
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Ready steady lets cook

Advantages: Can give you new ideas on meals and side salads.
Disadvantages: Not all practical for dining with children.

I often see things in shops that I'd like for myself but never buy them unless a gift for someone else, this book was something I liked and I hadn't mentioned it to anyone but a friend gave it to me for my birthday this year so I was really chuffed. You'd ...

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Jamie Goes British

Advantages: Nice easy to follow recipes that taste good
Disadvantages: A few of them appear to be reworking of old recipes

With my birthday being towards the end of September and my love of cooking being well known by all of the family it was inevitable that, with a new Jamie Oliver cookbook out, that this would be one of my presents. This is the 16th official release from Ja ...

Andy.mack 08.10.2011 · Read full review
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He's Back Again!

Advantages: Loads of recipes and variations on familiar ones
Disadvantages: It's all been done before Illustrations not great. Too many 'alternative' recipes.

As if we haven't been stuffed full to the brim by ubiquitous tv cookery programmes, especially those featuring Jamie Oliver, the bright and breezy one resurfaces again with yet another tv series and the obligatory cookbook to follow. For some years now I ...

RippedoffPete 09.10.2011 · Read full review
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