Tag Archives: green beans

Mixed bean salad

Shortcuts: more than 200 recipes for busy cooks, 184pp. The Australian Women’s Weekly kitchens ACP Books, Sydney, 2010 Cooking on page 32 This handy spiral bound book is filled with tips and recipes for cooks who are time-poor and short … Continue reading

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Pizza beans

Complete diabetic cookbook, 730pp. by Mary Jane Finsand, Karin Cadwell and Edith White Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, New York, 1997 Cooking on page 32 About five years ago, one of my sisters was diagnosed with mild diabetes, so I … Continue reading

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Stir-fried beans and capsicum with anchovies

Family food, 148pp. by Gabriel Gaté Anne O’Donovan, South Yarra, Victoria, 1987 Cooking on page 32 This book has been reprinted 10 times, and my copy (which cost just $1 from an charity shop) is from 1992. It’s a great … Continue reading

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Salade niçoise

  Salad, 352pp. by The Australian Women’s Weekly ACP Publishing, Sydney, 2009 Cooking on page 32 When I was growing up my home-economist/nutritionist mother made a salad as part of dinner for every night of the week. Salad was the … Continue reading

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Three sisters soup

Ross Dobson’s wholefood kitchen, 160pp. by Ross Dobson Ryland Peters and Small, London, 2010 Cooking on page 32–33 I’ve made a Ross Dobson page-32 recipe (fish) before and it was sensational, so I couldn’t resist checking this out from the … Continue reading

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Vegetable soup

Ukutya kwasekhaya: Tastes from Nelson Mandela’s kitchen, 175pp. by Xoliswa Ndoyiya with Anna Trapido Real African Publishers, Johannesburg, 2011 Cooking on page 32 I feel so blessed to have come across this cookbook in our local library. Imagine getting your … Continue reading

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Pitlai—Ayurvedic vegetables with dal

I’m so pleased to introduce a new guest contributor, Rhonda from Dubbo in New South Wales. Rhonda and I met online through a mutual friend who passed on the urls for my blogs. Turns out we know one another much … Continue reading

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