Better Than a Box by Katie Kimball
How to Transform Processed Food Recipes into Whole Foods Favorites

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Amazon's Best Book of the Month with over 8500 Copies Sold!

Stop Making Dinner From a Box. Start Making Those Same Family-Favorite Meals Healthier and Homemade With 100% Whole Foods.

*Are there favorites in your recipe card box collecting dust because the processed ingredients make you squirm?
*Do you miss comfort food casseroles that use "cream of" soups because you refuse to buy those cans anymore?

>> Over 6,000 readers are transforming their kitchen life with Better Than a Box - you can too!

This 220-page tutorial will help you gain confidence and courage in the kitchen, establish habits and routines to make sure you always have certain things on hand, and learn to save on dishes as you cook up a storm. Learn "recipes" you can book by heart and gain self-confidence to toss in a little of this and a little of that, even if you've always been a “measure to the correct 1/8 teaspoon” sort of chef before. Better Than a Box will teach you to reverse engineer recipes, create delicious real food renditions and help you have the real food lifestyle you want without compromising on the food your family loves.

Better Than a Box is so much more than a recipe book; it's a way of cooking. Find lessons on:
*Adding Nutrition to a Recipe
*Making any Casserole a One-Pot Meal
*Designing Your Own Recipes
*Herbs & Spices Basics
*How to Make Healthy Baking Recipes

Reverse engineer one of your own recipes from processed to 100% whole foods instantly with 35 recipes teaching you to make pantry staples from scratch, including:

*Homemade Chicken Stock
*Homemade White Sauce (i.e. Cream of Whatever Soup)
*Cream of Potato Vegetable Soup
*Bouillon Cube Substitute
*Dry Onion Soup Mix
*Cheesy Grain-free Biscuits
*Mom’s Whole Wheat Biscuits
*Bisquick Substitute
*Grandma’s Pie Crust
*Homestyle Cornbread
*Gluten-free Cornbread
*Homemade Whole Wheat Tortillas
*Favorite Homemade Rolls
*Homemade Wheat Thin Style Crackers
*Homemade Bread Crumbs
*Stovetop Stuffing Substitute
*Homemade Sausage Seasoning
*Basic Meat Marinade Framework
*Bonus: Mexican Beef Fajitas
*Roasted Shredded Chicken
*Freezer Meatballs (& Meatloaf)
*Not-so-Tough Beef Jerky
*Macaroni and Cheese
*Velveeta Cheese Substitute/Creamy Cheese Sauce
*Homemade Mayonnaise
*Homemade Caesar Dressing
*Homemade Italian Dressing
*Homemade Asian Toasted Sesame Salad Dressing
*Tangy Greek Salad Dressing with Feta
*Homemade Ranch Dressing
*Ranch Dressing Mix
*Seasoned Salt and Dip Blends
*Homemade Barbecue Sauce
*Italian Diced Tomatoes
*Fake Whipped Topping
*Instant Pudding

Don't want to do the mental work, but still crave familiar comfort food?

Find 25 ready-to-go recipes in the thorough, no-stone-left-unturned style of Kitchen Stewardship, including:

*Katie’s Spicy Meat Chili
*Basic Pepper Steak
*Dad’s Cheeseburger Helper
*Homestyle Beef and Potato Casserole
*Honey Dijon Chicken Casserole
*Easy Chicken and Biscuits
*Chicken Rice-a-Roni Substitute
*Mexican Beans and Rice
*Cheesy Beef and Mac
*Grandma’s Tuna Noodle Casserole
*Creamy Chicken Enchiladas
*Chicken Pot Pie and Not Pie
*Chicken with Rice and Green Beans
*Homestyle Crunchy Topped Chicken Casserole
*Real Food Beef Stroganoff
*Simple Onion Pot Roast
*Spicy Cheesy Chicken Dip
*Homemade French Onion Dip
*Sausage Spinach Pasta Toss
*Homemade Chicken Nuggets
*One-Bowl Pumpkin Muffins
*Real Hot Chocolate
*Homemade Chocolate Syrup
*Southern Banana Pudding
*Homemade Whole Wheat Graham Crackers

There's something for everyone in Better Than a Box. Learn more at KitchenStewardship.com.
 

About Katie Kimball

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Published January 20, 2013 by Kitchen Stewardship, LLC. 308 pages
Genres: Cooking. Non-fiction

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