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A soggy dessert recipe from Eleanor Roosevelt

My quest to make another U.S. President-inspired July 4 recipe started out promisingly enough when I found First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt’s contribution to The All American Cookbook: Favorite Recipes of Famous Persons. 240 more words


Cookbook Obsession: Review of The Lusty Vegan

Since its release early this year, The Lusty Vegan by Ayinde Howell and Zoe Eisenberg seems to have flown under the radar — and I’m not sure why.   472 more words

Vegan Food

Prolific cookbook author has released new books

My friend Michele Anna Jordan, Sonoma county food expert, cookbook author, food columnist and radio personality, has just released SIX new cookbooks! Whew! That lady is one busy cook! 60 more words

The Wondrous World of Food

I’m currently in the library searching for a nice cookbook. I need to start eating healthier again and frankly, I have no idea where to start. 304 more words



The My City, My SM, My Cuisine cookbook recently won two Gourmand World Cookbook Awards during recent ceremonies in Yantai, China.

The book was honored with a Prestige Award by the International Jury, and placed third in the Local Cuisine category, qualifying it to be among Gourmand’s Best in the World. 471 more words


What I'm Currently Craving

Hi everyone,

With the weather being so hot and sunny, I’ve barely turned on our oven. There has been a lot of grilling on our new BBQ and cooking on the stovetop. 93 more words


July 4th - Steak by Bobby Flay and Ranch Dressing By Ina Garten

If you have been reading my blog for a while you might think I am a little weird and I will not deny it.  I think as a Southerner when someone is weird we will say they are eccentric.   428 more words