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This reading list is sponsored by Lulu. 2024 Pit Bull Flower Power Calendar by Sophie Gamand Created with the goal of changing the public’s perspective of pit bulls, this calendar features photos of shelter pitties who were waiting for their forever home. 2024 Nature Photography Calendar by Jeremy Janus The photos in this calendar span […]

Book Award Winner: Conversations Behind the Kitchen Door: 50 American Chefs Chart Today’s Food Culture by Emmanuel Laroche

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Conversations Behind the Kitchen Door offers an insider’s look into culinary trends through the words of acclaimed and professionally recognized chefs. Among the chefs featured in this book are many nationally known names, including Gabriel Kreuther, Antonio Bachour, Johnny Spero, Elizabeth Falkner, Edward Lee, Jose Garces, and Dan […]

Book Award Winner: Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery by Christopher Carosa

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Who sold the first hamburger ever? Backed by more than 300 historical footnotes, this account of the birth of the burger takes you on a journey down a delicious rabbit hole where you’ll discover the real hamburger history. It’s the mystery behind something that has touched us all […]

Book Review: From Scratch: Adventures in Harvesting, Hunting, Fishing, and Foraging on a Fragile Planet

From Scratch: Adventures in Harvesting, Hunting, Fishing, and Foraging on a Fragile Planet By David Moscow and Jon Moscow Reviewed by Linda Maxie What a treat to read! In a whirlwind trip around the world, David Moscow gives us a peek at the sometimes delightful and sometimes distressing stories behind the foods we eat. He […]

Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery

Author: Christopher Carosa Book Title: Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery Publishing Information: Pandamensional Solutions, Inc., 2018 Link to Purchase Book: Amazon Social Media Links: http://twitter.com/chriscarosa http://www.linkedin.com/in/chriscarosa https://www.facebook.com/christophercarosa Synopsis: Who sold the first hamburger ever? Backed by more than 300 historical footnotes, this account of […]

Member of the Week: Christopher Carosa, author of Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery

Author Name: Christopher Carosa Book Title: Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery Synopsis Cynics will tell you we can never discover who really sold the first hamburger just because there is no smoking gun proof. By coincidence, literature’s most famous detective appeared at the same […]

Book Award Winner: Optimize Your Immune System: Create Health and Resilience with a Kitchen Pharmacy

Nonfiction Book Award Status: GOLD Synopsis Many people think that it’s normal to come down with an illness each year and, for some, two or three times a year. Yet researchers have proven that nutrition and lifestyle factors can boost your immune system. Learn how to build a kitchen pharmacy of whole foods, superfoods, and nutrients […]