You've got a shelf full of cookbooks, recipes galore, guests coming to dinner, and no idea what to serve. This book is for you. The Organized Cook is filled with ideas to help you organize your cooking and entertaining life--and keep it that way. This beautifully illustrated book is filled with tips on how to sail through preparing meals for guests with ease and grace. Each chapter includes forms that invite the reader to record who came to dinner and what was served, to keep track of favorite recipes from cookbooks and other sources, to know at any time what's hidden in the back of the freezer and darkest corner of the pantry, to note memorable place settings and imaginative tables, and to plan even more parties. For all of us who want to share our table with family and friends, The Organized Cook is the book that tells us how to get it all together.