Areli Biggers 5

Cooking Champ in the White House

Areli Biggers made it all the way to the White House, not to mention winning other cooking contests! I’d call her a Super Champ!

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Laurie Lufkin

Super Mom, Super Cook!

Meet a super mom who is a super cook, who also sent me a beautiful cookbook with the best recipe ever for corn chowder.

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Arlene Erlbach 4

Multi-Talented Arlene

My cooking friend Arlene stopped by with a huge box of books including one from Pike Place Market with an amazing recipe for Blueberry-Peach Cobbler!

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Clementine flood survivor 2

The Survival of Clementine

Clementine Paddleford changed America’s culinary landscape but has long been forgotten. Not in my Cellar. One book survived and her spirit never left.

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Janine Washle 6

Finding Cookbooks on the 127 Corridor Sale

The 127 Corridor Sale is known as the World’s Longest Yard Sale. You know there will be cookbooks. Guess who was a lucky recipient?

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Tracy Weiss 1

The Barefoot Contessa is Back

Ina Garten is back in The Culinary Cellar!

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Roxanne Morrow 3

Like a Good Neighbor…

My former neighbor of many years knew exactly what cookbooks I would miss after the flood, and they arrived on my doorstep.

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Mom first sees Vivi

Happy 96th Mom!!

Today my mom turns 96 years old and there’s going to be a total solar eclipse. No eclipse will eclipse my mom’s birthday!

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