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Use a Potluck to Boost Sales

Having a plan on how you are going to sell your cookbooks when they arrive is an essential part to a fundraising cookbook. Combining cookbook sales with food is a perfect combination for success. Continue reading

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Starting a Personal or Family Cookbook

Creating a cookbook these days is as easy as rounding up ingredients for a recipe Continue reading

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How to Propose a Cookbook Project to a Committee

So you think a cookbook would be the perfect project for your group or organization to raise funds or just to share a keepsake book of recipes. Here are some tips for proposing your idea to the group. Request a … Continue reading

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Merchant Ads

Help fund your cookbook by selling ads in the back of it! Continue reading

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Tips for Collecting Recipes From a Group

Before you start collecting recipes consider what categories you would like in your book, what kind of recipes you want and how many recipes you would like. For some groups, having specific types of recipes makes your cookbook stand out … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Bride…With a Cookbook!

After the engagement ring slips onto the finger, planning for the big day begins. Picking the day, place, venue, flowers, music… the list goes on. Making the day special with personal touches is what guests will remember for years to … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Cookbook

All books have a beginning, middle and end. That’s what we learned in school but what about cookbooks? My English teachers, in preparing me for life, somehow missed the chapter on how to write a cookbook. Let’s see if we … Continue reading

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Updating Old Recipes

Grandma’s recipe is a family favorite and a must have at every reunion, but as time goes by many family recipes are lost. Preserving recipes by placing them in a family cookbook is a great way to ensure that they … Continue reading

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Preventing and Finding Typos When Typing Recipes

Typos can easily hide in recipes. Spell check catches misspelled words, but sometimes our subconscious or auto-correct alters our attempt at typing ‘bake’ to ‘back’. Then there are those words that no matter how hard we try, we always type … Continue reading

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