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REVISED AND UPDATED COOKBOOK
BY PHYLLIS PELLMAN GOOD
The book has already sold more than 5 million copies, so we didn't want to spoil it! We have only added a few enhancements to this original cookbook in the wildly claimed Fix-It and Forget-It cookbook series:
- Brand New: 100 new recipes for slow cookers.
- Brand New: "Prep Time," "Cooking Time," and "Ideal Slow-Cooker Size" are included for each recipe.
- Brand New: 4 pages of basic and very helpful "Extra Information":
- "Substitute Ingredients for When You're in a Pinch"
- "Equivalent Measurements"
- "Kitchen Tools and Equipment You May Have Overlooked"
- "Assumptions about Ingredients in Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbook, Revised and Updated"
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Phyllis Pellman Good is a New York Times bestselling author whose books have sold nearly 10 million copies.
Good authored the national #1 bestselling cookbook Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbook: Feasting with Your Slow Cooker (with Dawn J. Ranck), which appeared on The New York Times bestseller list, as well as the bestseller lists of USA Today, Publishers Weekly, and Book Sense. And she is the author of Fix-It and Forget-It Lightly: Healthy, Low-Fat Recipes for Your Slow Cooker, which has also appeared on The New York Times bestseller list. In addition, Good authored Fix-It and Forget-It 5-Ingredient Favorites: Comforting Slow-Cooker Recipes; Fix-It and Forget-It Recipes for Entertaining: Slow-Cooker Favorites for all the Year Round (with Ranck); and Fix-It and Forget-It Diabetic Cookbook: Slow-Cooker Favorites to Include Everyone (with the American Diabetes Association), all in the series.
Good is also the author of the Fix-It and Enjoy-It! series, a "cousin" series to the phenomenally successful Fix-It and Forget-It cookbooks. There are currently four books in that series: the flagship book, Fix-It and Enjoy-It! Cookbook: All-Purpose, Welcome-Home Recipes, which appeared on The New York Times bestseller list; Fix-It and Enjoy-It! 5-Ingredient Recipes: Quick and Easy—for Stove-Top and Oven!; Fix-It and Enjoy-It! Diabetic Cookbook: Stove-Top and Oven Recipes—for Everyone! (with the American Diabetes Association); and Fix-It and Enjoy-It! Healthy Cookbook: 400 Great Stove-Top and Oven Recipes (with nutritional expertise from Mayo Clinic).
Good’s other cookbooks include Favorite Recipes with Herbs, The Best of Amish Cooking, and The Central Market Cookbook.
Phyllis Pellman Good is Executive Editor at Good Books. (Good Books has published hundreds of titles by more than 135 authors.) She received her B.A. and M.A. in English from New York University. She and her husband, Merle, live in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. They are the parents of two young-adult daughters.
For a complete listing of books by Phyllis Pellman Good, visit www.GoodBooks.com.
EAT IT AND ENJOY IT -
Live La Bella Vita and Look Great, Too!
by TERESA GIUDICE
with Heather Maclean
Teresa Giudice has the answer. In fact, she was born with it. The first-generation Italian-American mom of four and svelte star of The Real Housewives of New Jersey credits her knockout figure to her Old World upbringing. And now, in her fun, encouraging, and budget-friendly cookbook, she skewers the myth that looking fabulous has to be a chore.
In Skinny Italian, she reveals how to:
- substitute tedious meal plans with simple, flavorful recipes
- choose fresh, flavorful ingredients instead of counting calories
- slow down and enjoy a faster metabolism
- replace starvation with celebration by adopting an Italian attitude to cooking, eating, and entertaining
- love food, love eating, and still love your body afterward
Teresa shows how anyone can master the cornerstones of Italian cuisine. Learn how to make six different tomato sauces from scratch, how to choose and use the right olive oil, and how to prepare over sixty Giudice family recipes straight from Salerno. From Gorgeous Garlic Shrimp to Beautiful Biscotti, you’ll want to make these sumptuous recipes again and again. Discover how easy and economical wholesome, homemade cooking can be.
Skinny Italian is not a diet book. It’s an “eat it and enjoy it” book. Join Teresa and discover how gorgeous can be a sumptuous side effect to living la bella vita.
Teresa Giudice is a true Jersey girl born and raised. Her parents emigrated from Italy and raised both Teresa and her brother Giuseppe, in an Italian Catholic home. She grew up in Paterson, New Jersey, where she met her "juicy" husband, Joe. The couple played house together as children, and have been married for more than ten years. Joe, an entrepreneur, owns several successful businesses throughout New Jersey.
Teresa is a true housewife, if there ever was one, devoting herself to her four beautiful daughters -- Gia, Gabriella, Milania and baby Audriana -- and managing the household while still managing to stay "fabulous!" She shuttles her girls to dance, gymnastics, acting, voice and guitar lessons, while always making sure her home is beautiful and there is homemade dinner at the table each night -- all without the help of a nanny, housekeeper or personal assistant.
Before becoming a housewife, Teresa earned a degree in Fashion Marketing and Management from Berkeley College. She worked in the fashion industry in New York as an associate buyer for Macys before deciding to stay home with her children. She is the owner of TG Fabulicious, an online boutique. Her first book, "Skinny Italian," a lifestyle title that teaches authentic, healthy Italian cooking with over 60 recipes straight from Salerno, hits stores in May 2010.
Teresa is proud to be from the Garden State and happy to live and raise her kids there. She loves to entertain her family and friends while enjoying all that life has to offer.
THE SUBSTITUTE YOURSELF
Cut the Calories, Keep the Flavor
with Hundreds of Simple Solutions
BY CHEF SUSAN IRBY
Diet cookbooks should be about dropping weight, not depriving yourself. By swapping this for that, you can turn your favorite foods into low-calorie creations -- proving once and for all that you can have your chocolate molten cake, and eat it too!
In this calorie-slashing collection, Bikini Chef-to-the-stars Susan Irby offers 175 inventive recipes for switching up ingredients that keep calories to a minimum. Complete with serving-size suggestions and "Skinny Secret" shortcuts to trim calories in little ways, here you'll get expertly crafted recipes that include offerings for every meal of the day, such as:
- Flat-Belly Eggs Benedict (with turkey ham instead of deli ham) -- save 411 calories!
- Gouda Burger (with lean ground turkey and portobello mushrooms) -- save 271 calories!
- Smitten for Molten Chocolate Cake (with less cream and fewer eggs) -- save 260 calories!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
TWO HOME COOKING
PAULA'S HOME COOKING
SURE TO PLEASE
DOWN HOME GOOD
With small-town life as her inspiration, Paula Deen brings uncomplicated and delicious home cooking to a series dedicated to the American tradition. Each disc contains three episodes of Paula's Home Cooking as well as "An Extra Spoonful of Paula" bonus DVD.
Three discs of 285 minutes...
Memorable Treats [Disc 1]
BBQ [Disc 2]
Outdoor Eating [Disc 3]
More of Paula Deen's easy to follow and delicious home cooking with small-town life as her inspiration in the cooking series that is dedicated to American traditions. Whether it's her stories or recipes from her country kitchen, Paula always has a gift for lifting spirits.
Three discs of over 266 minutes...
1-Country Specialties - Country Breakfast, Southern Brunch, Southern Comfort
2-Specials From the Sea - Fish Fry, Crab Show, Shrimp Show
3-Country Store - Bake Sale, Farmer's Market, Cookie Swap
4-An Extra Spoonful of Paula - Get another taste of what Paula is Cooking!
5-More Tips, tales and bonus recipes from Paula Deen in this exclusive-to-DVD footage.
ABOUT PAULA DEEN:
She is the quintessential American success story, a best-selling author and a television show host, a tastemaker to the stars and to the everyday housewife and family. She is Paula Deen, a down-home, strong willed mom who overcame personal tragedy, long odds, financial and physical challenges to carve one of the most effective and wide ranging entertainment brands that exists today. A brand that is idyllic, inspiring, fun and very much American.
For all her success, the Albany, Georgia native has remained very grounded, in part due to her down home Southern upbringing. She married her high school sweetheart, became a young mom to two sons, and appeared to be living the life she desired, before a series of tragedies, from the death of her parents and the failure of her marriage to a prolonged battle with agoraphobia changed the course of her life forever.
However out of those changes came the success that laid the foundation for the Paula Deen of today, someone who inspires millions through her regular appearances on Oprah, cooks for world leaders, is a best-selling author, and is seen concurrently on three shows running on The Food Network. TO READ THE REST OF "ABOUT PAULA" go to her website HERE!
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