Introduction. Useful kitchen kit. Love your oven. Stocking up your store cupboard. Watching your budget. How not to poison your friends. Clever cooking. Pasta. Stir-fries, noodles and rice. Soups, stews and curries. Jacket potatoes and toppings. Easy dinners. Feeding friends. Salads, veggies and sides. In bread and on toast. The morning after. Sweets. Index. Acknowledgements.