For the Love of Salad by Jeanelle Mitchell

Stars: ****1/2 Whitecap Books (2010) 176 pages Nonfiction – Cooking Summary: For the Love of Salad is a comprehensive guide to a dish we eat (or should!) almost every day. From leafy greens to pasta salads, this book addresses them all—and them all, with flavorful dressings that will take all your salad creations to a… Read More »

The Master Your Metabolism Cookbook by Jillian Michaels

Stars: **** Crown Publishing (2010) Adult Nonfiction – Cookbook 276 pages Summary: Jillian Michaels compiled more than seventeen years of research into the Master Your Metabolism plan in order to expose how the secrets of hormonal balance through proper nutrition accelerate weight loss, boost immunity, and reverse aging. Now she makes the process of revving… Read More »

The Complete Licence to Grill by Chris Knight

Stars: **** Summary: By the star of the Licence to Grill show on Food Network Canada is this cookbook. Recipes and grilling tips and techniques. Okay so I know December isn’t really the prime grilling time but I had the pleasure of getting this book in the summer so I was able to try out… Read More »

The Heart-Smart Diabetes Kitchen by CanolaInfo

The Heart-Smart Diabetes Kitchen: Fresh, Fast and Flavorful Recipes Made with Canola Oil by and The American Diabetes Association Stars: ***1/2 American Diabetes Association (2009) 222 pages Colour Photos Summary:  Bring the taste of fresh, natural ingredients and wholesome meals to your table. Featuring 151 recipes made with canola oil—one of the healthiest cooking… Read More »