Half the Sugar, All the Love: 100 Easy, Low-Sugar Recipes for Every Meal of the Day

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Less sugar in every meal.
Would you feed your child a candy bar for breakfast? Of course not. And yet today our children routinely consume three times the recommended daily allowance of added sugar, which puts them at an unprecedented risk for type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, excess weight, and even nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Half the Sugar, All the Love is here to help, with 100 doctor-approved recipes that cut the sugar (by half—or more!) without sacrificing the flavors our families love. It’s an eye-opening education, a program of healthy eating, and a cookbook chock-full of easy, delicious recipes all in one. Pass the breakfast bars!


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1 review
December 26, 2019
I received a free electronic copy of this cookbook from Netgalley, Jennifer Tyler Lee and Anisha Patel, and Workman Publishing. Thank you all for sharing your hard work with me. I have read Half the Sugar, All the Love of my own volition, and this review reflects my honest opinion of this work. I am pleased to refer this cookbook to friends and family. I received this book in June and have been working recipes and ideas from it since then. Some of the sugar cuts in especially beverages and desserts had to be made incrementally or my family fussed, but we have managed over time to adapt to this wonderful idea, and most of the cooking I do now is, as Jennifer Tyler Lee recommends, half the called for sugar, prepared with all the love. Even if you don't have family members with diabetes, excess fluff, or other health problems, cutting our sugar consumption is half can only be a good thing. Following the advice of these ladies makes for an easy transition without resorting to artificial sweeteners.
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About the author

Jennifer Tyler Lee is an award-winning author and healthy food advocate who has spent years inspiring families to improve the way they eat. She earned her Nutrition and Healthy Living certificate from Cornell University. Jennifer’s delicious, low-sugar recipes have been spotlighted by Jessica Alba, Jamie Oliver, and Oprah, among many others. She shares her recipes each week at 52newfoods.com.

Dr. Anisha I. Patel is an Associate Professor in the Division of General Pediatrics at Stanford University and an affiliate faculty member at the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies at the University of California, San Francisco.  Dr. Patel practices general pediatrics at the Gardner Packard Children’s Health Center and cares for newborns at Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. Dr. Patel's research focuses on child health promotion, including helping children grow up at a healthy weight. She has conducted numerous studies to evaluate interventions and policies that help children and their families reduce daily sugar intake, particularly from sugary drinks. She has published extensively in this area and has maintained a steady track record of funding from foundations and federal agencies. She has presented her research to local, national, and international audiences, and she has been recognized for her work to inform policies with awards from the American Academy of Pediatrics and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Public Health.

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