Got a host of emailed, copied and otherwise stashed-away recipes you’d like to commit to printed paper? Use this layout and page setup guide in OpenOffice.org, and you’ll get a clean, convenient recipe book layout, perfect for a three-ring binder.
User Lkraemer drops off the details of his four-square cookbook layout. Using the format, it’s fairly easy to plug in your recipes and have them come out in card-like fashion, so that every page turn produces four new recipes that are delineated and easy to read through.
HOWTO: Create a Recipe Cookbook in OpenOffice 3.3 [Ubuntu Forums]