I'm very excited to announce that Farm Girl Country Cooking: Hearty Meals for the Active Family (WiDo Publishing, June 2013) is now live on the Kindle!
And at the Friends & Family pre-release price of $1.99! If you enjoyed my recipes from A to Z in April, they're all included along with many more, here. (Print release will be June 18.)
Seriously, it was as difficult and time-consuming to write a cookbook as it ever was to write a novel, only in a different way. Revising involved testing recipes and tasting. Lots and lots of tasting. I gained 8 lbs LOL. (I can laugh about it now because I've since lost it. Ha!)
But it was fun, loads of fun and if it does well, I already have another one planned....
Although preparing regular family meals can be difficult, it is worth
every effort. Dinner provides an opportunity to gather and refresh while
spending time together around the table enjoying a meal.
has collected and tested the book's 100 recipes of main dishes, sides
and desserts from years of experience cooking for a large family.
Whether you are feeding a family on a budget or need ideas on menu
planning, this cookbook is the perfect companion for the busy, working
Hearty home-cooking using basic ingredients, plenty of
fresh vegetables (and don't forget the bacon) you will return to these
recipes again and again when planning dinners for your family or
entertaining for company.
"Never give up. And most importantly, be true to yourself. Write from your heart, in your own voice, and about what you believe in." ~ Louise Brown
"Write something to suit yourself and many people will like it; write something to suit everybody and scarcely anyone will care for it." ~Jesse Stuart
"A writer's job is to take one thing and make it stand for twenty." ~ Virginia Woolf