Awards & Accolades

Southern Living Community Cookbook

2015 IACP Cookbook Award Finalist

The New Southern Garden Cookbook

2012 Southern Independent Booksellers Association Cookbook of the Year

New York Times Notable Cookbook

Washington Post Recommended Cookbook

American Institute of Wine and Food Foundation's Scholarship



2012 IACP Burt Green Award
for Instructional Writing with Recipes

2011 American Institute of Wine and Food Foundation Scholarship


Selected Press & Praise

"Game On, Community Cookbooks — Southern Living Has Set the New Standard" via The Kitchn

The Story Behind the 'Waitress' Cookbook via Publishers Weekly

Food as Folklore via Carolina Alumni Review

Food for All  via Carolina Arts and Sciences Magazine

Let rhubarb add sass to supper via Chicago Tribune

Lucky little bites for the holiday via Chicago Tribune

10 Thing We've Learned from Writing Cookbooks via Food Republic