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I’m the Food section editor at BlogHer and a Hacker Mom. I am also a cookbook editor, copyeditor, and writer.

Three Things Thursday: Smoked Edition

Once again it's Three Things Thursday, where I highlight three things that ran on the site recently that inspired, intrigued or impressed me. This time, I'm focusing on the smoky aromas of autumn. What are you smoking? ...more

The Kitchen Think: Read This Before You Buy Your Halloween Candy!

If you hand out goodies on Halloween, here's something to consider before filling your shopping basket....more

Massaged Kale Salad with Chopped Cauliflower, White Beans, and Green Olives

I’ve just returned from a long time away. Back-to-back work trips on the heels of a wonderful, but far-from-relaxing vacation to England and Paris visiting Andy’s family. With just forty-eight hours at home between trips, I was gone just shy of three weeks....more

Honey & Coconut Biscuits

Sweet coconut & honey biscuits are perfect for a side with curried dishes or a snack with your afternoon tea! The post Honey & Coconut Biscuits appeared first on The Kitchen Magpie ....more

"Bugs & Kisses" Halloween Cookies!

I've been waiting to turn these fabulous printables into cookies since I saw them last year. Tammy from Pink Peppermint Prints designed them and has them available to download for free! Tammy is one of my favorite graphic designers and party stylists ....more

A Ranch Party

We celebrated my middle sister’s birthday the other night. I’m not around for most family birthday celebrations these days, since I live a state away, so this one was an extra special night to be around for. Since we only found out I was coming a few days before my … ...more

Pecan Pie Bars

A few weeks ago I had a group of ladies over for lunch to celebrate the start of school. It was pot luck style and my girl’s did not disappoint. My friend Heather brought these insanely delicious Pecan Pie Bars for dessert, and e.v.e.r.y.o.n.e. loved them ....more

Healthy and Easy Recipes for New Mamas + GIVEAWAY

Eating well and exercising can really make a difference as someone transitions into motherhood – though both seem almost impossible to do. ...more

Zombie-riffic Halloween Bento Lunch

It's that time of year again! ...more

Quiet Moments.

When we were little kids, my brother, sister and I would rush into my parents’ bedroom on Sunday mornings and jump into their bed. I would always notice my mother already awake and just laying there, looking up at the ceiling. Thinking ....more