Rosey Lea

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Cut the Carbs: 100 Recipes to Help You Ditch White&hellip by Tori Haschka
3 of 10 people found the following review helpful
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Two big things to know with this book - it's not low carb, it's lower carb, and the recipes don't have carb counts.

Essentially it's a no bread, pasta or rice cookbook. But the majority of the recipes are waaaay too high in carbs to routinely use as part of a low carb diet (that's possibly why they left the carb counts off!).

I find the tone of the book to be as annoying as heck. It's full of pride in how the little woman author provides for her big, strapping, hungry menfolk. Lines like these make me want to vomit:

Referring to an omelette as "the sort of thing a college boy will shovel in his mouth before hitting a weights room that smells of Tuesday's… Read more
Pacman Retro GAMING T-shirt - (Black) 2XL Your Web Purchase
2.0 out of 5 stars Badly printed, 25 July 2014
Disappointed with this.

The coloured inks are so feeble they barely coat the black of the t-shirt. You've got weak, faded colours mottled through with the black background.

I'm keeping it as i Just can't be bothered to send it back, but I won't buy from the seller again.
C'est Si Bon: Original 1952 - 1954 Recordings ~ Eartha Kitt
My own fault, I should have read the track listing here on Amazon, but I bought the CD in the mistaken belief it was the Eartha Kitt album C'est Si Bon. It's not, it's a compilation album, and sadly missing the classics of the C'est Si Bon album itself.