Welcome to Eat Your Books!

If you are new here, you may want to learn a little more about how this site works. Eat Your Books has indexed recipes from leading cookbooks and magazines as well recipes from the best food websites and blogs.

Become a member and you can create your own personal ‘Bookshelf’. Imagine having a single searchable index of all your recipes – both digital and print!

Norene Gilletz


Norene is a food consultant, food writer and columnist, cooking teacher and lecturer. She specializes in recipe makeovers for food-related websites, magazines, newspapers, cookbooks and the food service industry. She is also a culinary spokesperson.

Norene believes in people helping people. She puts her philosophy into practice by using her cooking demonstrations, lectures and cookbooks as fund-raising tools for many charitable organizations.

Norene is a Certified Culinary Professional (CCP) with the International Association of Culinary Professionals (IACP). She is a member of Cuisine Canada, Women's Culinary Network of Toronto and Canadian Booksellers Association. She is listed in Canadian Who's Who.

Norene has been appointed to the Advisory Council for KosherWorld, an international kosher tradeshow for expanding kosher markets.

Norene grew up in Winnipeg and raised her family in Montreal. She now makes her home in Toronto, Canada. She is a mother of three and has two grand-daughters and two grandsons.