Category: My Books
I saw Carol Dweck speak on The School of Life, and loved her presentation on perfectionism and the growth vs. fixed mindset. It totally inspired me, so I immediately read her book. The book is informative, though based on anecdotes that are a bit drawn out, and the ending, which is supposed to be the […]
Errbody! I was so excited today to see this lovely review of my second book in the Austin Chronicle food issue! I didn’t even know it would be featured, and there it is just makin’ me proud. I was giddy and giggly for quite some time this morning. I have lots of other news, I’m […]
Books and things
Helllloooooooo! It’s been a while since I’ve felt like blogging. That’s sad to say, but it’s true. I’ve been keeping a digital journal elsewhere, and it’s been lovely and satisfying and pretty and etcetera. But there’s just something alluring about this little blog of mine. I suppose it might be that I’ve been writing and […]
Book Signing and Sale
Peeps! I’m going to be selling and signing books on Saturday, November 12th at the Downtown Austin Farmers’ Market. I’ll have a booth in the center of the park next to the Edible Austin booth, from 9am – 1pm. I hope you can stop by and say hello, and buy some yummy local foods while […]
Internets! I am so excited to announce that Aimee Wenske has agreed to do the photography for my new book! I have admired her work for a long time, and I am thrilled to be able to work with her on this project. Hooray! Feast your eyes on these gorgeous photos by the lovely Aimee: Fun, […]
Internets! I suppose it’s time for me to let you in on my new project. I’m writing another book! This one is titled Austin Chef’s Table, and it will be a cookbook of Austin restaurant recipes with full-color photographs. I’m so excited – I’m busy contacting restaurants and hoping they will all want to participate, […]
The book signing!
Hooray, I made it through the book signing event! I can’t believe that after months of agonizing over it, it was all over in less than an hour. Here are a ton of photos that Justin took. Also, if you’re really bored, you can watch video of the event that my super-awesome friend Peter took, […]
Book Signing Event!
Dear Everybody, I hope you can make it to my book signing event on Tuesday, June 28th at 7:00 p.m. at BookPeople (603 N. Lamar). Apparently I will be speaking about the book (Hi! I ate stuff! It was good! And then I wrote about it!), and signing copies that you can buy in-store. I […]
Look what I found today in Austin Monthly magazine… 🙂 p.s. Mom, I have your copy already… 🙂
Food Lovers’ Guide to Austin
Internets! My book is now available for pre-order: BookPeople Amazon Barnes & Noble Borders (How crazy is that?! It’s very surreal to see it for sale on these sites.) It will be available on April 12. And I will have a book signing at BookPeople on Tuesday, June 28 at 7:00 p.m. If you’ll be […]