Sheila Roberts takes us to Heart Lake, WA, where the members of a neighborhood cooking club have realized they’re all starting to have health and emotional issues related to weight gain. They decide to keep the club together as a support system and learn to cook healthy. Unfortunately, the various men in their lives have, shall we say, less than helpful reactions. I have to say I understand this because it seems every time I mention the word diet my hubby tends to make me a full artery clogging breakfast,
Every word of this book rang true, from the candy gifts one husband insists on giving his dieting wife, to the emotional eating another woman has to learn to overcome. But this book isn’t just about weight and dieting. It’s about being truthful with yourself, asking for what you need and want, and knowing you’re in control. Sheila Roberts has a written a book full of comedy, reality, and breathtaking friendships.