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  • Published: 12 February 2018
  • ISBN: 9781785036637
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $49.99

Eat Happy: 30-minute Feelgood Food

Eat Happy is packed with 120 quick and easy recipes that can be whipped up in 30 minutes or less.

"Eat Happy? I'm always happy when I eat Melissa's food!" GARY BARLOW
"I adore Melissa and her food. This is carefree, quick cooking with a sense of fun, and just happens to be good for you." ANNA JONES
"I'm a huge fan and love how Melissa champions the message that good healthy food needn't be complicated, scary or time consuming. This beautiful new book is packed with dreamy recipes." FEARNE COTTON
"Don't think I've ever met anyone with such a passion, love and joy for food. She's amazing!" GIOVANNA FLETCHER

Delicious quick and easy meals with a Hemsley twist.

Bestselling home cook and co-author of The Art of Eating Well and Good + Simple, Melissa Hemsley of Hemsley + Hemsley, presents flavourful and veg-packed dishes.

Featuring supermarket ingredients, simple methods, and tips and tricks to make no-fuss great food, Eat Happy is designed to see you through the whole week - tempting breakfasts to family dinners and lunches, as well as party food, snacks, baking, desserts, drinks, and simple, healthier versions of takeaway favourites.

Comfort and indulgence are at the heart of Melissa healthy food, with plenty of ideas for everyday meals, batch cooking, cutting down on kitchen waste, and dishes that can be enjoyed for supper and leftovers for a packed lunch.

Amongst the 120 brand-new recipes are, Breaded Chicken Katsu Curry, Sesame Salmon with Miso Veg Traybake, Roast Carrots with Pomegranate Molasses and Pistachios, Coconut Chocolate Clusters and Ginger Fruit Loaf.

These are delicious alternatives and satisfying treats that encourage even the most time-poor cook to take pleasure in healthy fast food that puts taste first.

  • Published: 12 February 2018
  • ISBN: 9781785036637
  • Imprint: Ebury Press
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 288
  • RRP: $49.99

About the author

Melissa Hemsley

Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley established their family food business, Hemsley + Hemsley in 2010, supplying homemade, wholesome and nutrient-filled food to private clients, including celebrities, who want to live healthier and more energised lives. They are food writers for Vogue and SousStyle and contribute regularly to newspapers and magazines including the Guardian Cook magazine.

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Praise for Eat Happy: 30-minute Feelgood Food

Eat Happy? I’m always happy when I eat Melissa's food!

Gary Barlow

Amazing recipes.

Sunday Brunch, Channel 4

Brilliant advice and tips for times-savvy, good-for-you meals.

YOU Magazine

Melissa is the Queen of the kitchen.

Marie Claire

Her recipes are wonderfully simple to make yet filling and healthy.

Cass Chapman

Delicious and healthy.


This looks absolutely great!

Steve Wright, BBC Radio 2 Interview

I want to buy whatever Melissa Hemsley is selling.

Pip McCormac, Red Magazine

Her kitchen tactics couldn’t be more down to earth.

Amy Bryant, Stella

Colourful and vibrantly flavoured...Your next must-read... It’s feelgood food that’s filling, flavoursome and foolproof too.

Get the Gloss

Melissa is balanced, colourful and multi-faceted.

Rachel Khoo, Khoollect

[Melissa's] food is just spot on.

Gaby Roslin, BBC Radio London

Eat Happy is one of the best healthy cookbooks if you're into comfort food.

Women's Health

Delicious soup.


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