Category Archives: books

Best Ever Big and Wheaty Burgers

So you know I’m on a freekeh mission, and here’s another installment in the Whole Grain Sampling Day series featuring the amazing grain. I’m also a huge fan of burgers, and I consider myself to be a burger snob, but I’m ok with that. I like burgers to hold together, to have some bite, tons […]

Winner of Pies and Tarts with Heart!

Congratulations, #10: Cassi Conyers! I will try to contact you privately, but if you don’t hear from me, please send me your mailing address. I know you will love Pies and Tarts with Heart, which is packed with both savory and sweet recipes. Because Celine and I are starting work on a new book, I […]

Pies and Tarts with Heart

One of my favorite authors, Dynise Balcavage, has a new cookbook out! Lucky for me, I get to be part of her blog tour. Lucky for you, I’m giving away a copy of her book! Read on. Dynise is one of my favorites for a bunch of reasons. Among them: her ability to write a […]

August? Already? Get Grilling Contest!

Where has the summer gone? As I sit down to type this, I’m thinking I can’t believe it’s August already. Then I glanced at the date and realized we are almost half way through the month! This is the time of year I decide to amp up my appreciation of the season. After all, we’re […]

Kitty Overload and Grills Gone Vegan Recipe Overview

Thank you very, very much to all of you who sent me birthday wishes! It is heartwarming that so many of you took time out to think of me. While I would like to think I wouldn’t miss your birthdays, in reality, I just  might. So let me share some adorable kitty photos with you. […]