REVIEW: “Secrets From the Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss, the Myth of Willpower, and Why You Should Never Diet Again” by Traci Mann

Secrets From the Eating Lab: The Science of Weight Loss, the Myth of Willpower, and Why You Should Never Diet Again, by Traci Mann Harper Wave, 978-0062329257 Copyright January 2017, Paperback, 272 Pages An effortless and quick read. Informative and packed with interesting empirical studies and research. Refreshing insights and findings are presented along with simple and yet…

REVIEW: “A Proper Drink: The Untold Story of How a Band of Bartenders Saved the Civilized Drinking World” by Robert Simonson

A Proper Drink: The Untold Story of How a Band of Bartenders Saved the Civilized Drinking World, by Robert Simonson Ten Speed Press, 978-1607747543 Copyright September 2016, Hardcover, 352 Pages A Proper Drink makes for an incredibly light, effortless, and entertaining read. The narrative shines the spotlight on an eclectic range of figures, both prominent and eccentric, in…

REVIEW: “The Bread Baker’s Apprentice, 15 Anniversary Edition: Mastering the Art of Extraordinary Bread” by Peter Reinhart

The Bread Baker’s Apprentice, 15 Anniversary Edition: Mastering the Art of Extraordinary Bread, by Peter Reinhart Ten Speed Press, ISBN: 978-1607748656 Copyright September 2016, Hardcover, 336 Pages The Bread Baker’s Apprentice makes a perfect gift for the serious baker. Immensely instructive and practically methodical, this book is an authoritative guide to bread baking. Lucidly written and easily understandable,…