Welcome to crackingrecipes.com

Thanks for checking out crackingrecipes.com, home to Don't give me eggs that bounce (2014) and our brand new cookbook, It's all about the food not the fork! 107 easy to eat meals in a mouthful. This beautiful new book continues the revolution in aged and dementia care food and will be officially launched by Maggie Beer at the Sydney Hilton on June 17.

Keep checking this page for more details, but in the meantime, you can purchase or pre-order our cookbooks (right), watch a video about how Don't give me eggs that bounce came about (new videos coming soon) and much more below.



Story behind the book: author interviews

Don’t give me eggs that bounce: 118 cracking recipes for people with Alzheimer’s is a bestselling cookbook that has helped revolutionise approaches to food in aged and dementia care

Published by HammondCare Media (2014), this beautiful cookbook celebrates the dignity of older people, people with dementia and those with eating difficulties by offering nutritious, delicious food across a range of dietary needs. Available now - buy here and here

All of the recipes have been carefully analysed and tested and are clinically appropriate. Easy to read chapters provide advice on nutrition for older people, successful mealtimes for people with dementia, understanding swallowing difficulties and how to prepare and present appetising and nutritious meals, including texture-modified food and drinks.

The delicious recipes cover all the main meals of the day, as well as dessert, beverages and mid meals which are especially important for older people and those living with dementia who often cannot eat a larger meal.

New cookbook gets an early airing at Tasting Australia

Now the long-awaited sequel to Don't give me eggs that bounce is soon to be released. The fresh innovation of It's all about the food not the fork got an early introduction to foodies and people passionate about aged care when Peter Morgan-Jones presented his session (of the same name) at Tasting Australia in Adelaide on May 4. More details here.

Share your cooking experience

The cookbooks are just the beginning - the authors would love to share your experiences of cooking recipes from Don't give me eggs that bounce and in coming months, It's all about the food not the fork! We would also love to hear your own tips and experiences as a carer, person with dementia or person with an eating difficulty.

Check out our Share your experiences page and send photos, tips, ideas and feedback to crackingrecipes@hammond.com.au or share on our Facebook page.

News and updates

Don't give me eggs that bounce has received enormous media coverage across the nation and beyond. Check out some the media coverage and other news on our News and updates page.

Contacts and resources

Booksellers inquiries to Dennis Jones & Associates 61 3 9762 9100, theoffice@dennisjones.com.au

Where to buy - see our comprehensive list of online and bricks-and-mortar bookstores.

Carers - check out more resources at The Dementia Centre

Dining by design - training that complements It's all bout the food not the fork! and Don't give me eggs that bounce. More here.

Dementia care - check out HammondCare's services

Click the image above to buy the book from the HammondCare shop
Book available from:
HammondCare
Dementia Centre
Amazon US
Amazon UK
Other booksellers

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