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my time on Whole30

For the record in case you don’t know how Whole30 goes, even though I’m technically all “done” and on Day 31, I’m really still on it. I’m in the reintroduction phase, which I now realize may be even more important … Continue reading

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Virgin Territory — behind the scenes

I’ve been fortunate to work with some amazing authors in the past, and just when I didn’t think it could get much better, I received a fascinating proposal for a book by legendary Mediterranean food expert Nancy Harmon Jenkins a … Continue reading

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Jessica Merchant’s bacon, egg & avocado corn cakes

I’ve mentioned I’m a little obsessed with the breakfast recipes in Jessica Merchant’s awesome new cookbook, Seriously Delish, right? If I can put an egg on it, then I’m happy. Next up… Bacon, Egg and Avocado Corn Cakes. I managed … Continue reading

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Breakfast Risotto from Seriously Delish by Jessica Merchant

It’s my favorite time of year, when the new Fall cookbooks start coming out. But this is no ordinary cookbook. I’ve had the immense pleasure of working with Jessica Merchant of How Sweet It Is for the past couple of … Continue reading

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behind the scenes with Marc Forgione and a giveaway

Note this drawing is now closed. I’ve been counting the days until April 29th for a while now. The first cookbook by Iron Chef Marc Forgione (cleverly titled Marc Forgione) was a long time in the works. The photo shoot … Continue reading

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