First of all why would you even buy this book since all of the ecipes are on her website for free unless you just had to have the complete Pioneer Woman Experience and there are legions She is highly marketed What you aren t told is that her husband is something like the eighth largest land owner in the US She has staff on many levels In other words she s a 1% er who can choose to create and live her life style Not a simple anch wife Not by a long shotShe s uick to admit this is not healthy food Lots of butter and chocolate and cheese and carbs Old fashioned one might say but also one in keeping with this persona she has developed Nothing for me to prepare but good ecipes for the masses who eat in this mannerEvery time I come across her all I can think is how vastly different her life would be with a farm four children and poverty level income The charm would evaporate like a stick of melted butter over corn muffins The only exposure I had to Ree Drummond before e borrowing this from the library was when I accidentally stumbled across a post on her blog about making Eggs Benedict I clicked out of there uick after eading her ecommendation that you make an F5 tornado out of boiling water to hold the eggs together Eeesh no thanks So later I e borrowed this book since the fish out of water cookbook idea sounded interestingand was immediately confused Was this a memoir or a cookbook Or is it both And why are there so many pictures So many pictures that it took annoying food porn to a whole new level Seriously I know what bacon looks like justsitting there I don t need several pictures of the bacon Also eight thousand pictures of your kids are not even The Witch who was a princess remotely interesting to me But okay whatever clickingepeatedly eventually gets me to another ecipeBecause I d never heard the term Egg in the Hole I actually got excited when Ree explains that she had to learn how to make them from her husband s grandmother before he would go through with the wedding THIS is what I was looking for Well loved family ecipes down home country food you get my point And then I ealized it took four Kindle pages and seven photos to give me a ecipe for an egg fried in the middle of a slice of bread Dude that is not a RECIPE That is frying an EGG Yes some people need to start with the basics but calling this a RECIPE with photosis Jeden výdych koňa ridiculous I meturning this book without finishing it because I can t wade through another thousand Eleanor, Quiet No More repetitive food pornranch porn photos and endlesshapsodizing about how hot Marlboro Man don t EVEN get me started on that nickname is I ve been following Ree Drummond since she first began blogging a few years ago Her uick wit makes it a pleasure to ead even the most mundane of daily tasks When I found out there was to be a cookbook I knew I had to have it Ree is obviously a visual person something I appreciate because her ecipes are shown with tons of step by step pictures I think the whole What It Takes: Fighting for My Life and My Love of the Game reason I buy cookbooks to begin with are the pictures It s the only cookbook on my counter because I use it so much There is to this book thanecipes which are accompanied by stories about that particular Luftwaffe Fighters 1945 (Topcolors) recipe It s actually fun toead Ree also has pictures of her family friends and a little bit of life on the anch A few of my family s favorite ecipes are perfe This book is 1 part of the most basic ecipies you ll ever need and 15 parts pictures of her family and horses It s of a love letter to her kids than an actual cook book but if you need to know that to make eggs in a basket you put egg on toast go ahead and buy thisAnd with all the photos of horses throughout the book there was not ONE horse ecipe What a jip I don t cook not Wonderful Memories of It's a Wonderful Life really I can make an okay omelet an edible lasagna pretty yummy mashed potatoes and gravy and that s about it And it isn t that I m SO INEPT I just don teally have the desire to cook I don t like it It s not fun for me But here s the thing I LOVE to eat and I LOVE to watch food being prepared Yes I m a food porn addict I watch the Food Network I drool over online ecipes imagining what things would taste like But would I ever bother to gather all the ingredients together and assemble said dish in my own kitchen No way man But I m trying to mend my cookingless ways Every now and then I ll pick up a larger than life gorgeously photographed cookbook with all. #1 New York Times BestsellerPaula Deen meets Erma Bombeck in The Pioneer Woman Cooks Ree Drummond’s spirited homespun cookbook Drummond colorfully traces her transition from city life to anc.
The best intentions in the world of taking it home and actually putting it to use this time in the kitchen The A-List Diet Fitness Plan rather than just feeding my porn addiction as I drool over all the pretty pictures Oh what dew eyed misplaced delusion and optimism one gal can suffer from Countless cookbooks have made it onto my lap but none have made it into my kitchen at least not with me thereI have a sneaky tingly feeling that this is all about to change thanks to Ree Drummond and her pioneer cooking kitchen ways Drummond was a city girl living in Los Angeles and on a trip home to Oklahoma was swept off her feet by a living breathing working cowboy he had the boots and hands to prove it Drummond married Marlboro Man and he absconded with her to his cattleanch which is also a sanctuary for wild Mustangs Miles away from sushi and double lattes Drummond learns to cook for burly The Amethyst Road ranch hands burning 7000 calories before 11 o clock in the morning not to mention a growing brood ofavenous children These are The King's Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of Thomas Wolsey recipes I can get behind simple easy down home stick to youribs and your arteries sumptuous awesomeness Food all about the flavor unpretentious fare that doesn t euire trips to a specialty grocery store or a certificate from the Culinary Institute of America Drummond s ecipes are not only simple country fare but she presents each dish step by step accompanied by splendid photography so that even an underachiever like me can get motivated and succeed in the kitchen If you can t get your hands on this book check out her blog you will drool I promise I first stumbled across The Pioneer Woman blog through her photography section and immediately was fascinated with her writing and her life Completely down to earth she started the blog only about 3 years ago and it has morphed into something huge Her husband is a cattle ancher in Oklahoma where they also house wild mustangs for the government Everything she does is with class and high uality and attention to detail This book showcases her uniue style of teaching ecipes She takes pictures of every and I do mean EVERY step along the way This would be great for a beginning cook to actually see what the food should look like as it is cut cooked presented It s also great for an experienced cook because the food itself is delicious and packed full of flavor It can be a bit heavy on the calories but there isn t a bad Sextus: Ou, Le Romain Des Maremmes: Suivi D'Essais Detaches Sur L'Italie: Par M. Me Hortense Allart de Therase recipe in the whole book That in itself is unusual for a cookbook Anything you try will getave Die Zarin reviews She also writes stories to go along with theecipes so it Meaning in History: The Theological Implications of the Philosophy of History reads well even as just a book For an example of herecipe writing style check out her blog at ThePioneerWomancom WARNING incoming Will Gallows and the Snake-Bellied Troll rantI wanted to give this book three stars but since I found out the TRUTH about what a fake and phony Ree Drummond is I cannotThrough several websites Iead the truth about Ree her life of privilege in an upper middle class family and then marrying into one of the top land owner Nosferatu ranching families in the US The pioneer appellation that Ree gave herself must be an inside joke because she and her husband are soich without even counting her 15M blog TV show cookbooks dynasty that they get paid for land they don t work and to keep wild mustangs on their property subsidized in the millions by the US government In fact the little Snuggle Up, Little One: A Treasury of Bedtime Stories ranch operation that Marlboro Man Ladd Drummonduns with his brother Tim makes a paltry few hundred thousand a year in comparison to where the big bucks are Ree s empire and the family land some of which sold back in 2001 for over 20M purchased by the US governmentRee and her perfect little cowboy clan ARE NOT LIKE you and me though she thinks if she pretends to be all down home by dropping the g s off all her words gettin fightin talkin home schoolin eatin feedin and never Nefertiti: Egypt's Sun Queen refers to them but em come an get em she ll be able to fool the masses into thinking she s living like a modern Little House on the Prairie Which apparently she has been able to do uite successfullyThe truth of the matter is she is not a lonely little prairie wife strugglin to work a familyanch She s gobs and gobs The Jive Talker richer than her fans most likelyicher than just about everyone in Oklahoma home schools with two teachers I bet you thought she did the teachin too dinja hadhas nannies for her kids as they were growin up had a ghostwriter and staff work on her cookbooks and. H wife through ecipes photos and pithy commentary based on her popular award winning blog Confessions of a Pioneer Woman and whips up delicious satisfying meals for cowboys and cowgirls alike
Recipes clears easily a cool million in ad evenue from her blog and let s face it talks way too much about how she loves her husband and how hot he is in his Wranglers which personally makes me think he s a dud in the bedroom otherwise who are you trying sorry tryin to convince by yappin about it all the time I don t care that you hit the hubby landowner jackpot land stolen from the Native Americans and pushed out four lil brats that doesn t make you better or smarter or interesting than anyone else who has done the same thing but on much less money having to be far creative than cooking in a kitchen bigger than most people s homes and that s not mentioning The Lodge which is literally a hotelTV kitchen studio on their property built especially for her Food Network TV Show You could land a Cessna in the living Wolfgang roomRee Drummond is as phony as the shade ofed she dyes her hairYet them Publishing Women: Salons, the Presses, and the Counter-Reformation in Sixteenth-Century Italy regular folks out here eat it up I admit at first I kind of fell for it too though it didn teally make sense that she could be feedin all them cattle folk schoolin four children bakin pies for the church social helpin out with all the chores on the anch makin a good supper for her family and all the other meals keepin Although I like to watch the Food Network I can t say I have watched Pioneer Woman very often In this cookbook we learn a lot about Ree Drummond She s shares about her day to day life on the anch including lots of photographs of her family pets etc The Кракатит recipes include pictures and easy to follow instructions In fact the step by step instructions each have their own picture of that particular step I understand her blog which I have never visited is set up this same way with lots of visual instruction She admits in the book s introduction that herecipes are hearty and most definitely not low calorie This is very true and since I didn t Werewolf: The Apocalypse really watch Pioneer Woman or visit the blog I was unaware these would be heavyecipes Pretty much everything is so so heavy For me personally I had to lighten them up a bit For instance for the meatball Das überforderte Gehirn: Mit Steinzeitwerkzeug in der Hightech-Welt recipe I used ground turkey in place of ground beef Theecipes I tried from this book were absolutely delicious but not a cookbook I could cook from often I would probably need to space out eating ecipes from this book This book was my first exposure to Pioneer Woman other than stumbling on her blog a few times I will say this don t pick her book up expecting to go on a diet She makes good hearty meals for hard working anchers and a family full of growing kids so if you Ivy Vines Visions re looking for saladecipes this is not the place to startThe grouping of this book was great I found it very easy to find a Mein Plan zur Rettung der unsichtbaren Freundin von nebenan recipe for whatever my purposes were and I enjoyed that her penchant for photography shone through weavingecipes with her family and life story pictures My only complaint if you can call it that is her butter and grease heavy mentality that hearkens to a somewhat untrained Paula Deen attitudeThe photos in this book are worth the Home: The Story of Everyone Who Ever Lived in Our House read by themselves she takes eachecipe and breaks it down step by step into pictures so that you would have to be a trained ape to screw it up Delicious food beautiful scenery and a lifestyle that I covet keep me coming back to PW s writing Julia Child she is not but intriguing and cooking for the Chicken Licken real person typesecipes are what you will find here I didn t know that I could have such a great time READING a cookbook The usual cookbook is just page after page of boring black and white text Not so with the Pioneer Woman Cooks Ree Drummond combines her love of family food and anching in a beautiful homage to the people places and things that she loves Her photography is stunning The visual step by step instructions are easy to follow and the ingredients are items that you can find in a typical grocer store Add to that the fact that the serving sizes fit a eal family plus it s all with food that you would want to eat makes this cookbook a true thing of useful beauty Ree isn t you typical Mindfulness for Black Dogs Blue Days: Finding a Path Through Depression ranch wife she still craves sushi and Starbucks but she was determined to make a home for her Marlboro man and her brood of children so why not grab the bull by the horns and do the best that a city loving woman can do Start a blog and learn to cook Works for me Love this book and I look forward toeading about her adventures on the Pioneer Woman blog. Ade from simple widely available ingredients The Pioneer Woman Cooks and with these “Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl” she pleases the palate and tickles the funny bone at the same ti.
Ree Drummond began blogging in 2006 and has built an award winning website where she shares recipes showcases her photography and documents her hilarious transition from city life to ranch wife She is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling cookbook The Pioneer Woman Cooks Ree lives on a working cattle ranch near Pawhuska Oklahoma with her husband Ladd; their four kids; their belov