Annabel Karmel’s New Complete Baby & Toddler Meal Planner - 4th Edition

by Annabel Karmel

ISBN-10: 0091924855
ISBN-13: 9780091924850
Region: British
Publisher: Ebury Press
Publication Date: January, 2008
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About Annabel Karmel’s New Complete Baby & Toddler Meal Planner - 4th Edition

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Since it was published in 1991, Annabel Karmel’s essential guide to feeding babies and young children has become a word-of-mouth classic. For 15 years this book has remained the number-one bestselling book on feeding children and it is consistently in the Top 20 Hardback non-fiction titles in the UK – an amazing achievement.

Now for the very first time there is a brand-new, illustrated edition of the New Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner. Annabel has brought her collection of mouthwatering recipes up to date, with new dishes, handy advice and tips and stunning colour photographs. She makes it easy for mums to give their child the best start in life with fresh home-cooked food. Plus Annabel offers time-saving menu charts to help you shop and plan ahead, and takes you effortlessly through each stage of feeding your baby and toddler, all based on her experiences as a busy mother of three.

Give this classic bestselling book as a special gift to a friend, or enjoy using it in your own kitchen and your baby is guaranteed the very best start in life. (

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About Annabel Karmel

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Annabel Karmel is the UK’s best-selling author of twentytwo books on baby and children’s food and nutrition.  She is an expert in devising tasty and nutritious meals for children without the need for parents to spend hours in the kitchen

A mother of three, Karmel has become a cookbook phenomenon.   Her series of home-made recipes for babies and toddlers have sold over 3 million copies worldwide. Her Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner has become the authoritative guide on feeding babies and children and is regularly in the top five cookery titles. Three new titles have launched this year including You Can Cook, Top 100 Pasta Dishes and Weaning..

Annabel has also recognized that children love to cook & cooking is one of the most important life skills that a child can learn.  Annabel is motivating children to cook through nationwide children’s “how to cook-it” courses at Britain’s leading holiday centers, developing a range of branded kids cooking sets including the fabulous Princess baking set, launching a cake mix product as well as her kids cooking books which focus on children cooking up tasty things that they can make and bake.

Books are not the only string to Annabel’s bow; she now has ranges for feeding babies and toddlers, food preparation equipment, children’s food, baking and party ware. They can be found on the shelf in supermarkets, pharmacy and specialist baby shops in the UK and Ireland. Annabel’s healthy and nutritious chilled ready meal range ‘Eat Fussy’ for 1 to 4 year olds has quickly become the UK’s favourite with children.  

Her first food range for babies of sauces and pastas combines fresh with convenience - providing parents with a time saving way to prepare baby food at home with a clever storage system of food cube trays and containers for freezing food for baby. 

She is also aiming to revolutionise the way children eat in pubs and restaurants and her menus can be found in popular attractions such as Alton Towers, Thorpe Park, Legoland, Chessington World of Adventure, Warwick Castle and Sea Life theme parks as well the UK’s largest Holiday Park group - Haven Holidays and Butlins.

And if that’s not enough she has several children’s food lines in development, due to launch this year.

Her popular web-site has more than 70,000 members.

Annabel writes regularly for national newspapers and magazines and also appears frequently on radio and television as the expert on child nutritional issues. She’s worked on a number of series for national TV including the popular "Foodie Godmother" on Channel 4’s Richard and Judy Show, this year’s "Annabel’s Kitchen" on GMTV,   Mummy that’s Yummy on Sky and was voted as one of the eight iconic chefs of her generation recently for ITV’s This Morning.

Annabel was awarded an MBE in June 2006 in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for her outstanding work in the field of child nutrition. (

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