Wendy Hobson - Author

About the Author

As a lover of good food, but someone who always seems to have more things to do than time to do it in, Wendy Hobson brings her creative imagination to play in this light-hearted but tasty collection. Having spent a career in creative publishing, both as author and commissioning editor, she has worked for a range of top international publishers and with chefs as respected as Ken Hom, Gary Rhodes, Mary Berry and Daniel Galmiche. Whether talking about cooking, crafts or computing, her unique ability is making topics clear and accessible. With cookery a particular speciality, her published books include Cooking for One, Home Baking series, Classic 1000 Recipes, Classic 1000 Cake and Bake Recipes as well as Simply Feng Shui and Silver Surfers' Colour Guide to Word Processing. Plus she has edited thousands of books, from Revolutionary French Cooking to the best-selling UK travel guide Brit Guide to Orlando.

Featured books by Wendy Hobson

Meals in a Mug 100 Delicious Recipes Ready to Eat in Minutes

Meals in a Mug 100 Delicious Recipes Ready to Eat in Minutes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/07/2014

With straightforward recipes that offer great little meals for one, you can't go wrong with this imaginative collection. From Hot Cranberry and Almond Muesli to set you up for the day, to French Onion Soup for a stylish lunch, Pasta in a Creamy Herb Sauce for supper followed by Chocolate and White Chocolate Chip Pudding for sheer indulgence, you'll be spoilt for choice. The book contains well over 100 simple recipes for: Breakfasts; Soups; Pasta, noodles, rice and grains; Salads and vegetables; Meat and fish dishes; Egg and cheese dishes; and Desserts and cakes. There's no weighing, no complicated methods and no expensive or obscure ingredients, just easy, tasty, everyday dishes.

Other books by Wendy Hobson

Life Manual

Life Manual

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 13/12/2017

There's a lot to know when it comes to taking care of yourself and your home - often it takes years of experience to accumulate all this knowledge. In this handy little book, Wendy Hobson offers you a shortcut by compiling all the little tidbits that no one teaches you at school. There are so many tried and tested tricks to make your life simpler, easier, and more enjoyable. You'll find essential advice on everything from de-cluttering, laundry, gardening, and recycling to dietary advice, mindfulness, DIY, and how to cut costs and save cash.

The Bullet-Point Life Planner

The Bullet-Point Life Planner

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 15/10/2017

The Life Manual

The Life Manual

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/07/2017

Meals in a Mug 100 Delicious Recipes Ready to Eat in Minutes

Meals in a Mug 100 Delicious Recipes Ready to Eat in Minutes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 17/07/2014

With straightforward recipes that offer great little meals for one, you can't go wrong with this imaginative collection. From Hot Cranberry and Almond Muesli to set you up for the day, to French Onion Soup for a stylish lunch, Pasta in a Creamy Herb Sauce for supper followed by Chocolate and White Chocolate Chip Pudding for sheer indulgence, you'll be spoilt for choice. The book contains well over 100 simple recipes for: Breakfasts; Soups; Pasta, noodles, rice and grains; Salads and vegetables; Meat and fish dishes; Egg and cheese dishes; and Desserts and cakes. There's no weighing, no complicated methods and no expensive or obscure ingredients, just easy, tasty, everyday dishes.

Classic Recipes: Italian Cooking

Classic Recipes: Italian Cooking

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Let this book be your guide to everyday cooking the Italian way, a cuisine loved the world over for its enticing range of dishes and flavors. Choose your favorites from the 20 delicious recipes on offer here, ranging from classic pasta, risotto and pizza dishes to enticing desserts. * A feast of recipes for cooks at all levels of ability, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions accompanied by mouthwatering color photographs. * All recipes make four servings and use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic Recipes: American Home Cooking

Classic Recipes: American Home Cooking

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Showcasing some of the most popular dishes across the States, American Home Cooking reveals just how interesting and exciting our cooking can be. From the spicy fish dishes of the Deep South to the creamy chowders of New England, and from the lightest angel cakes to mega-robust pumpkin pies, this selection of favorites is sure to be a winner with the family. *The perfect kitchen helpmate for cooks at all levels of ability, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, accompanied by mouthwatering color photographs.*All recipes make four servings and use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic Recipes: Meals in Minutes

Classic Recipes: Meals in Minutes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Meals in Minutes is a collection of tasty dishes that are easy, nutritious, and quick. They use all the modern options, from canned tomatoes to food processors, while bringing you back from the ready meal brink to good home cooking. This book proves that quick doesn't have to be bland and boring. * The perfect kitchen aid for cooks at all levels of ability, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions accompanied by mouthwatering color photographs. * All recipes make four servings are use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic Recipes: Mexican Cooking

Classic Recipes: Mexican Cooking

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Mexican Cooking contains over 20 mouthwatering recipes, from sizzling fajitas and authentic guacamole to traditional tamales and creme caramel. With such a wide range of tempting dishes to choose from, you're sure to find the perfect centerpiece for any occasion. * Ideal for cooks of all levels of ability, offering easy to follow step-by-step instructions by mouthwatering color photographs. * All recipes make four servings and use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic Recipes: Delectable Desserts

Classic Recipes: Delectable Desserts

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Few of us can resist a sweet treat before we leave the table, and a good meal is never truly memorable unless it finishes with a spectacular dessert. Whether your idea of a perfect pudding is something light and fruity of one that's a bit more indulgent, Delectable Desserts has all your bases covered, and then some. * The perfect cookbook for sweet-toothed cooks at all levels of ability, with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, accompanied by mouthwatering color photographs. * All recipes make four servings and use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic Recipes: Appetizers & Soups

Classic Recipes: Appetizers & Soups

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 05/07/2013

Appetizers and Soups provides plenty of inpiration for those all-important complements to the main course. Here you will find the tastes of the globe for every occasion - elegant canapes to go with cocktails, fun mini burger bites for kids' parties, sophisticated starters to serve before diner or at evening soirees, classic dinner-party soups, hearty soups from rural Italy, light broths from Asia, and some real American favorites. * The perfect partner for cooks at all levels of ability with easy to follow instructions, accompanied by mouthwatering photographs.* All recipes make four servings and use readily available ingredients that can be found at your local store.

Classic 1000 Cake & Bake Recipes

Classic 1000 Cake & Bake Recipes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 23/05/2012

Classic 1000 Cake and Bake Recipes - there's something really special about the delicious aroma of home baking, and cutting into that perfect, freshly baked, home-made cake is something we should all find time to do once in a while! Plus, it's healthier to bake your own cakes, as you can avoid the hydrogenated fats they use in commercially bought cakes to extend their shelf life. Here are the Classic 1000 home baking recipes. From quick and easy everyday cakes to exotic gateaux and many other unusual international goodies! Plus cheesecakes, pastries, cookies and biscuits, microwave and non-bake cakes, bread rolls and croissants.

Psychic Power of Children

Psychic Power of Children

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: eBook Release Date: 28/02/2012

This new collection of true stories, as told to Cassandra Eason, is surely proof positive that there is more to life than flesh and bone. In children, the powers of telepathy and prediction are enhanced. They can see more clearly in the company of ghosts and are most usually responsible for the excitement of poltergeist energy. They have elctrifying stories to tell. However, this is not just a collection of fascinating stories. Cassandra addresses the issue of living with a psychic child, the psychology of the child and how to reassure him or her when talent turns to anxiety. Informed, compassionate, and readable - as with all Cassandra's many best-selling books

Everyday Cooking For One Imaginative, Delicious and Healthy Recipes That Make Cooking for One ... Fun

Everyday Cooking For One Imaginative, Delicious and Healthy Recipes That Make Cooking for One ... Fun

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 20/12/2008

Living on your own doesn't have to mean missing out on interesting and healthy food. Nor does it have to involve the often unreliable business of quartering recipes! Here is a collection of simple, delicious meals - specially designed for one - that will ensure you enjoy your everyday eating.You'll find useful tips for shopping and stocking your food cupboard and delicious recipes for everything from snacks to main courses with fish, meat and vegetables. Quick, easy and economical, the recipes are designed to make everyday cooking exciting, and to keep your diet healthy and balanced. Some recipes just don't work in small quantities, and that could include some of your favourites. A unique feature of this book is the inclusion of really tasty recipes - such ascasseroles, roasts and cakes - that show you how to create four different meals from one single cooking session. So you can try: Braised Tender Lamb, then reinvent it as Lamb with Mediterranean Couscous, Lamb with Crisp Courgettes and Parsnip-topped Lamb. Or treat yourself to: Roast Lemon-infused Chicken, then enjoy Chicken Filo Parcels, Sweet and Sour Chicken and Chicken with Pancetta. Or simply enjoy just-for-one treats such as: Caramelised Onion and Goats' Cheese Puffs, Salmon Steak with Summer Vegetable Parcels, Spinach and Avocado Salad with Pancetta, Honey-drenched Tunisian Almond Cake. Author Wendy Hobson has spent a career working in and around cooking. She has written several books - including Classic 1,000 Recipes and The Kitchen Companion - and edited many more. She loves being able to cook in small quantities to please herself as well as in larger amounts to share with family and friends.

Silver Surfers' Colour Guide to Word Processing

Silver Surfers' Colour Guide to Word Processing

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 12/06/2006

The Classic 1000 Chinese Recipes

The Classic 1000 Chinese Recipes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 01/02/2002

Classic 1000 Cake & Bake Recipes

Classic 1000 Cake & Bake Recipes

Author: Wendy Hobson Format: Paperback Release Date: 14/02/2001

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