My specialty is motivating an audience to make their lives easier, more fun, and more meaningful. Click on the pages below to see some of my stories. I'm also a fast and accurate recipe developer, with more than 400 published recipes to my name.

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Stories about issues have the potential to be abstract and dry. So for this piece on sustainable farming, I focused on chefs who were early adopters.

Stories about issues have the potential to be abstract and dry. So for this piece on sustainable farming, I focused on chefs who were early adopters.

 
This is an example of one of my multipage stories  focusing on a personality.

This is an example of one of my multipage stories  focusing on a personality.

 
While many of my articles involved chefs, authors, and home cooks, this story focused on ingredients and techniques.

While many of my articles involved chefs, authors, and home cooks, this story focused on ingredients and techniques.

 
I created all the recipes in this story. They're a good example of the kind of development I'm best at: simple to make, but great-tasting because of the flavor-building techniques at the core of each one. 

I created all the recipes in this story. They're a good example of the kind of development I'm best at: simple to make, but great-tasting because of the flavor-building techniques at the core of each one. 

Making pasta by hand is one of the most difficult topics to explain to a general audience. Our strategy was to  team up  with a New York restaurant owner who had learned it as a child.

Making pasta by hand is one of the most difficult topics to explain to a general audience. Our strategy was to  team up  with a New York restaurant owner who had learned it as a child.

A world-traveling spice merchant shares her favorite party food from the other side of the globe. 

A world-traveling spice merchant shares her favorite party food from the other side of the globe. 

 
An example of my forte: making a complicated, frequently ridiculous topic relevant to regular people. 

An example of my forte: making a complicated, frequently ridiculous topic relevant to regular people. 

I worked with chef Scott Peacock for several years refining our ability to bring his unique voice to our readers.

I worked with chef Scott Peacock for several years refining our ability to bring his unique voice to our readers.

This monthly column promoted Meredith Corporation's website Recipe.com. With a nod to the recession,  I created the ideas and recipes so that each  cost less than $1 per serving.

This monthly column promoted Meredith Corporation's website Recipe.com. With a nod to the recession,  I created the ideas and recipes so that each  cost less than $1 per serving.

 

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