I bought one, but didn't use it.
It just gives you combination ideas and helps if you're adament about doing your own and following 'stages'.
The food was really pretty in it, but I didn't do purees long. The toddler/preschool recipes are too fried for me. In the book I have. Annabelle Karmel, I think.
SAHM to Magnolia May (09/10), Luke Russett (04/13) and expecting 11/16. Wife and best friend to my airman.