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See Nancy’s Latest Cookbook- Dinner in a DASH

This is one of my favorite cookbooks to date! You might be wondering, what is DASH? The letters “D-A-S-H” stand for Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension. Doctors strongly recommend the DASH Diet for people who have heart disease, who are at risk for heart disease; and for anyone who doesn’t ever want to get heart…

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February 13, 2019

What’s hot? Thinner in an Instant (pot) Cookbook!

350 Calories…MAX! Not one, not one, of the healthy main course pressure cooker recipes in this book is more than 350 calories per serving! Think about it. That means you are able to keep your calories in check without having to constantly tally up! The recipes in this cookbook range from a low of 200 calories…

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February 13, 2019

Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook

Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook by Nancy S. Hughes

I am soooooooooooo excited about this book, The Diabetes Carb Control Cookbook with the American Diabetes Association. What’s different about this one? Every single recipe is exactly 15 grams of carbohydrates…it does not matter WHICH recipe you chose in the entire book; it’s the same amount of carbohydrates in every recipe! Over the years I…

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September 10, 2014

How We Do What We Do…An Adventure In Culinary Creativity

Part 1: Most of us like pigs in a blanket, including me, but I never imagined us in the test kitchen making pigs in a blanket…from scratch…that’s right…from grinding, stuffing, wrapping, freezing to baking and serving up 600 servings of mini pigs in a blanket!   A few months ago we had been given the…

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July 12, 2014

The Diabetes Fast-Fix Slow-Cooker Cookbook

We are thrilled to introduce my 16th cookbook, The Diabetes Fast-Fix Slow-Cooker Cookbook: Fresh Twists on Family Favorites, published in early 2014. Slow-cooker meals have recently soared in popularity, and it’s easy to see why. They are healthy, economical, and simple. However, many slow-cooker recipes rely on old methods that lead to “stewed” results. We…

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June 2, 2014

Welcome to Our New Website

The building of this website was an in-depth endeavor way beyond what was originally anticipated. Having to recall, review and record over 28 years worth of work was exhausting, but also exhilarating! We’re proud to announce the launch of our new website featuring some of our most memorable projects and representing all of our services.…

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May 12, 2014