I Collect Cookbooks

What sort of cookbooks do you collect? 41 People

    It Is a Weakness

    I have a problem.  I can't check out at the store without getting one of those little cookbooks above the candy bars.  I have been collecting them for years.  At one point I have several hundred of them.  I slimed down my collection by giving many to friends...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2008

    If Only I Had Time to Cook!

    I have soooo many cookbooks that I can't even remember what all I have.  I have a lot of Betty Crocker and Pillsbury monthly cookbooks, and I have three full shelves of hardcover books.  I do look at some of them, and I do have my favorites, but I wish I had more time...
    judibeads judibeads
    46-50, F
    Jul 21, 2008

    Looking For New Ideas

    I have over 200 cookery books I inherited some from relatives for  but I still buy then from time to time. I also have my mothers own recipe books which contain some interesting recipes I am very keen on cooking and always looking for new ideas  as well and trying to diet from...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 26, 2012

    Little International Cookbooks

    The very first one I ever got was "A Little Irish Cookbook." I got it from the house of some very old neighbors across the street. I'm not sure if I got their permission to take it with me; I couldn't have been more than six. I know for a fact I never used it. My mom might have...
    lovecraftanon lovecraftanon
    26-30, M
    Nov 25, 2013

    It Started When I Was 17...

    LOL yeah I have so many cookbooks now, I have been collecting them since I was 17 I believe. My mom got me a crock pot cassarole cook book that I still have and still use to this day. Mnd you, since the collection has started I have also bought a few blank ones and taken my...
    FolsomOrchid FolsomOrchid
    26-30, F
    Nov 2, 2010

    Cook Book Shelf

    When I started out collecting cook books,I was 25 years old, just married a year and was getting my husband back to good health after fighting a type of leukemia. I wanted to feed him healthy and fattening foods. The doctor said eat lots of steak and drink red wine.He had lost so...
    musicinme musicinme
    56-60, F
    May 19, 2013
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