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Posted on August 19, 2013
The 9th annual BookMarks Festival will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2013.
The BookMarks Festival of Books and Authors is a massive event (with over 8,0000 people in attendance) held every September in the Downtown Arts District of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. I’m thrilled to announce that I have been invited to be a featured author at this year’s BookMarks, held Saturday, September 7, 2013.
I will make two appearances for Bookmarks on Saturday, September 7th. First, I will be speaking on ... read more →
Posted on April 23, 2011
Photo by Annabelle Breakey from Gluten-Free Cupcakes
My second book comes out this Tuesday. That’s right, Tuesday, April 26th. The pre-release price is $9.23. So, enough of the mini-infomercial that I promised my publisher I would write, and on to the making of Gluten-Free Cupcakes: 50 Irresistible Recipes Made with Almond and Coconut Flour.
My mom says that writing a book is like having a baby. I couldn’t agree more. However, I gained 5 pounds incubating this book, rather than the usual ... read more →
Posted on June 5, 2007
The hot topic this summer is fuel economy.
Unless you’re a lobbyist for General Motors, Ford or Chrysler, that is! While Japan is kicking some serious butt with the Toyota Prius (more than a million sold to date), the big 3 are trying to buy their way out of increased mileage standards.
Check out Mark Fiore’s video Innovations in Energy, a hilarious snapshot of energy policy in our country.
Posted on February 8, 2007
The Bush administration’s federal budget proposal contains a recycled, yet innovative idea. A tree sale! Sell more than 300,000 acres of federal forest land, then use the cash to finance rural schools.
What I like best about this plan? The little Bush can kill two birds with one stone!
Once he finally succeeds in selling our trees, no rural areas will remain. The country will become one big strip mall and those cumbersome rural schools won’t weigh us down anymore. Really ... read more →