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 Everyday Detox: 100 Easy Recipes to Remove Toxins, Promote Gut Health, and Lose Weight Naturally Paperback – June 2, 2015

by Megan Gilmore          $11.98 paperback – 33.05 library bound

A healthy guide to detoxing naturally, all year round–no dieting, juice fasting, or calorie counting required–to lose weight, improve digestion, sleep better, and feel great, featuring 100 properly combined recipes for every meal of the day.

Because the recipes were developed with digestion mechanics in mind, you won’t feel bloated or uncomfortable after eating. Crowd-pleasing recipes for every meal of the day are packed with all-natural, whole-foods ingredients designed to stave off feelings of deprivation. With helpful information on how to stock your kitchen, plus a handy food-combining cheat sheet demystifying this cutting-edge health principle, Everyday Detox makes it easy to start eating this way today.

The Anti-Inflammation Cookbook: The Delicious Way to Reduce Inflammation and Stay Healthy Hardcover – February 2, 2016

by Amanda Haas          $18.98 hardcover

Recent research reveals that inflammation has a negative impact on general wellness and can worsen many common health conditions, including migraines, diabetes, heart disease, weight gain, arthritis, and gastrointestinal disorders. The good news? Eating certain foods and avoiding others can be a highly effective way to diminish and manage inflammation. In The Anti-Inflammation Cookbook, professional cook and inflammation sufferer Amanda Haas joins forces with Dr. Bradly Jacobs to explain which foods are beneficial and why and to share 65 delicious, simple inflammation-busting recipes. Sometimes good food can be the best medicine.

The Love and Lemons Cookbook: An Apple-to-Zucchini Celebration of Impromptu Cooking Hardcover – March 29, 2016

by Jeanine Donofrio          $19.25 hardcover

Sometimes all you need is a little spark of inspiration to change up your regular cooking routine. The Love & Lemons Cookbook features more than one hundred simple recipes that help you turn your farmers market finds into delicious meals. 

Organized by ingredient, The Love & Lemons Cookbook teaches readers how to make beautiful food with what’s on hand. Stunningly designed and efficiently organized, The Love & Lemons Cookbook is a resource that you will use again and again.

Quick & Easy Ketogenic Cooking: Meal Plans and Time Saving Paleo Recipes to Inspire Health and Shed Weight Paperback – March 15, 2016

by Maria Emmerich          20.80 paperback 

With Quick Easy Ketogenic Cooking, nutritionist and popular food blogger Maria Emmerich takes the guesswork out of ketogenic cooking.

What is the ketogenic diet? It’s a way of eating that shifts your body from being a sugar burner to being a fat burner. It’s also a revolutionary way to support better health—it can improve everything from epilepsy to obesity to autoimmune disease and more.

The Science of Good Cooking (Cook’s Illustrated Cookbooks)                       Hardcover – October 1, 2012

by The Editors of America’s Test Kitchen and Guy Crosby Ph.D          $24.09 hardcover 

Master 50 simple concepts to ensure success in the kitchen.

The Science of Good Cooking is a radical new approach to teaching the fundamentals of the kitchen. Fifty unique experiments from the test kitchen bring the science to life, and more than 400 landmark Cook’s Illustrated recipes (such as Old-Fashioned Burgers, Classic Mashed Potatoes, andPerfect Chocolate Chip Cookies) illustrate each of the basic principles at work. These experiments range from simple to playful to innovative – showing you why you should fold (versus stir) batter for chewy brownies, why you whip egg whites with sugar, and why the simple addition of salt can make meat juicy. A lifetime of experience isn’t the prerequisite for becoming a good cook; knowledge is. Think of this as an owner’s manual for your kitchen.

Clean Eating Made Simple: A Healthy Cookbook with Delicious Whole-Food Recipes for Eating Clean

by Rockridge Press          $12.91 paperback – $21.24 hardcover 

Change the way you eat forever, with Clean Eating Made Simple.
Eating healthy no longer has to be complicated. A wholesome clean eating diet emphasizes the amazing benefits of unrefined, unprocessed foods, instead of complicated dietary restrictions or unhealthy weight loss. Clean Eating Made Simple will walk you through the basics of a life-changing clean eating diet, with common sense guidelines, and over 110 healthy recipes that will not leave you feeling deprived. With an easy-to-follow clean eating meal plan and handy nutritional breakdowns, Clean Eating Made Simple will help you change the way you eat, and the way you feel, by simply returning to eating whole, natural foods and fresh produce.