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Create Your Own Cookbook... Use Mine Often!

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Buy spiral Notebook... Sort recipes into categories... divide book into sections (Entree, Mexican, Recipe to try, Salad, etc)... Add recipes (in your spare time)

Easy Access for a Healthier you, when all your recipes are easy to find in one spot ! Add pics, optional.

Don't know what you wanna eat, look through your cookbook!

In the process of creating My Healthier Versions Cookbook!

- Submitted by RECIPE4ME 12/28/2010 in Organization | 6 Comments
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CATWOOMAN 1/3/2011 9:09:00 PM

    Your idea sounds great. I went one step further. I've purchased a small net book and loaded a computer program - Big Oven for all my recipes. I seem to collect recipes and when I wanted a particular one, it seems like it took forever to find it. I've been slowly adding the recipes to the computer, taking a picture of it too! Now, when I want to cook it, I just turn my netbook on and easily search for it. I can print the recipe or just keep it up on the computer. It's great! emoticon
PJRHOPEFUL 1/3/2011 8:06:00 PM

    Very good. Would love to know how to create a cookbook in Spark. I am new to the site.
PJRHOPEFUL 1/3/2011 8:03:00 PM

    I used old photo albums. Remember when they weren't litin and acid free. All photos had to be removed from the old ones and I used them to put recipies in. I have one for Meals and one for Desserts. I guess the dessert one isn't needed anymore is it. I guess I need to make one for non cheating desserts. Loved you post. Best to you in 2011. Much success in reaching your goals.
CHALLENGER15 1/1/2011 6:23:00 AM

    I love the three ring binder of sparkrecipes that I have tried. I print things that sound good, and add some of the comments and then make notes of family members that like particular recipes, etc. I have shared several this way, too.
TIME2GETSERIOUS 12/29/2010 7:10:00 PM

    Great idea!! Thanks for sharing!
GETBACKUPAGAIN 12/28/2010 3:02:00 PM

    I've done this and liked it. Now Im using the cookbook I've created on spark and I Love it. Easy use, to reference, and keep updated. Really helps me be organized. Plan to add favorites from cookbooks I have on hard copy and downsize my collection.

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