Amie Valpone

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Five Conversations You Should Have At BlogHer Food '12

In just a few days, all of us attending BlogHer Food '12 will gather in Seattle to meet new food blogger friends, reconnect with the people we haven't seen in awhile, and learn as much as we can in 48 whirlwind hours. There's going to be a lot of talking over the two days: presentations from the main dais at plenary sessions; chatting at breakfast, lunch, dinner, and the event's parties; and conversations between panelists and the audience at the breakout sessions. ...more
What great points that I followed even though I read this post after the conference. I had no ...more

Something Surprising I Learned from Food Blogging

A month from today, BlogHer Food '12 will be winding down in Seattle. Can you believe it? We hardly can! There's just so much to do between now and then -- which includes registering for this amazing conference if you haven't yet done so! We're still working to bring you some interesting, bite-sized interviews from our amazing speakers every week, and this week I stepped outside of the food box and asked a thought-provoking question: What's one surprising thing you learned via food blogging? The answers are as unique as the bloggers, which is always a treat....more
I loved reading this post and I am so excited to see everyone at BlogHer Food. Food blogging has ...more

Announcing the BlogHer Food '12 Party with Co-hostesses Ree Drummond, Jaden Hair, & Elise Bauer

Last year's closing party at Food '11 in Atlanta had it all; delicious food, danceable music, and lots of BlogHer friends. A standard was definitely set. But this year, we’re closing out the BlogHer Food '12 Conference in Seattle -- one of the best food cities in the States -- by taking things up a notch (or two, or three)....more

Gluten-Free Living Is No Cakewalk

Living gluten-free isn't easy. You have to watch what you eat. And then there's the fear. What if what I ordered isn't gluten-free? What if they didn't prepare it in a separate pan? What if my friend used a wooden cutting board for this fruit? Do I risk it? I really started to worry after getting sick from food at my parents' house. Since my diagnosis, they have done everything to learn about celiac disease and make their kitchen safe for me, but if I can't eat safely at their house, where can I eat? ...more
I was diagnosed as a celiac in 1997 and unfortunately your dream was often a reality back then. ...more

Sandwich Ideas For Grilled Cheese Month

The grilled cheese sandwich is a very celebration of comfort. From purists who wouldn't dream of anything but two slices of buttery white bread containing a melted slice or two of American cheese to the more adventurous cheeselover, I know very few people who will turn down a hot, slightly greasy grilled cheese sandwich. ...more
I remember as a child, after church each week we had tomato soup and grilled cheese ...more

The Gourmet Live and BlogHer Road Trip

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ourmet Live and BlogHer highlight local food scenes in our monthly Road Trip series, delivering the inside dish from renowned bloggers on can't-miss restaurants, best eats, and hippest hangouts from coast to coast.

Week 3: Explore BlogHer.com and Win a BlogHer Food '11 Pass!

We still have so much good stuff on BlogHer.com to introduce you to, so how about we keep this going for another week and give you an opportunity to win your choice of a full conference pass to either BlogHer Food '11, May 20-21 in Atlanta, Georgia, or our annual conference, BlogHer '11, August 5-6 in San Diego, California? ...more

I SOOOOOOO want to go to one of these conferences!!more

Win a Suitcase Full of Cookies from Pepperidge Farm!

Pepperidge Farm invites cookie lovers to discover the ultimate taste destination, courtesy of its American Collection of crispy and soft baked cookies. With real, quality ingredients and indulgent flavor combinations, the American Collection cookies transform an ordinary snack break into a delectable cookie escape worth experiencing time and time again....more
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BlogHer Food '10 - Blog Bling

BlogHer Food '10 blog bling has arrived and you can now decorate your blog with this fabulous frosting: ...more

...Getting so excited for BlogHer Food next month in San Fran; this widgets are adorable and I'm ...more

BlogHer '10 Speaker Spotlight -- May 11, 2010: The Job Lab

About the Speaker Spotlight Series: BlogHer is excited about our upcoming conferences this summer (yes, conferences, plural: BlogHer Business '10, White House Project Workshop and BlogHer '10 will all be taking place under one roof in New York City this August). ...more

You vote with your feet in real time to decide what sessions to attend.

I will say that some ...more