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Also by Sandra Lee:

The Recipe Box, July 2013
Hardcover
Every Dish Delivers, May 2013
Paperback
Easy Entertaining At Home, November 2011
Paperback
Semi-Homemade Great American Bake Sale, March 2011
Paperback
Semi-Homemade The Complete Cookbook, October 2010
Softcover
Semi-Homemade Money-Saving Slow-Cooking: 128 Quick-To-Cook Meals, October 2009
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Semi-Homemade Weeknight Wonders, October 2009
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Cocktail Time, October 2009
Paperback
Semi-Homemade Money Saving Meals, September 2008
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Semi-Homemade Grilling 2, March 2008
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Made From Scratch, November 2007
Hardcover
Semi-Homemade 20-Minute Meals 2, November 2007
Paperback
Semi-Homemade Gatherings, December 2006
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Semi-Homemade 20-Minute Meals, November 2006
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Semi-Homemade Grilling, March 2006
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Semi-Homemade Cooking 2, September 2005
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Made From Scratch
Sandra Lee

Meredith Books
November 2007
On Sale: November 6, 2007
272 pages
ISBN: 0696239191
EAN: 9780696239199
Hardcover
$24.95
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Non-Fiction Memoir

The true story of how celebrity chef Sandra Lee went from being raised on food stamps to starring in her own TV show, Semi-Homemade Cooking, on the Food Network.

This powerful, emotional, and astonishing story will inspire anyone who has faced adversity to overcome challenges and persevere. Sandra?s candid account of her personal journey offers a rare glimpse into the life of the woman behind the phenomenal success of Semi-Homemade. Smart, witty, and moving, Made From Scratch is an uplifting tale of determination and survival. Sandra is stunningly open about her abusive childhood and the responsibility thrust upon her at an early age to be the caretaker of her family.

Through a series of tragedies and challenges, she painfully discovered that we are all responsible for the choices we make in life. With the guidance of her grandmother, Sandra learned to be a self-sufficient and independent woman. After moving to Wisconsin at 15 to live with her father, an unexpected tragedy and the fallout from his mistakes required her to get her own apartment while still in high school. At 21, Sandra moved to Los Angeles, where she found tremendous success, launching her first product line, Kurtain Kraft. Working with the gritty resolve and make-do skills she learned as a child, she became a millionaire by the time she was 25, only to lose her fortune before the age of 30 and have to start all over again. Sandra started Semi-Homemade, smarter and wiser from her past mistakes, and has never looked back.

Now dedicated to helping others through various charities and foundations, Sandra is committed to aiding and inspiring people to reach their dreams. Her unforgettable story will show that if she can do it, you can too. Made From Scratch will make you laugh, cry, think, and embrace the grace and glory in every day. Sometimes feisty but always sincere, Made From Scratch has all of the ingredients that make up the recipe of a courageous life and remarkable success.

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Ellen Degeneres - August 26, 2008
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