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I am thrilled to be a part of First Lady Michelle Obama‘s ‪#‎GimmeFive‬ challenge to explore healthy living and lifestyle choices. Refinery29 asked me to create 5 easy avocado recipes with 5 ingredients each. Here they are: http://www.refinery29.com/easy-avocado-recipes

 

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Easter Cake Decorated with Peeps and Jelly Beans

There’s a Peeps extravaganza going on over at the Food Network just in time for Easter. I came up with 8 party ready ideas featuring everyone’s favorite sugar coated marshmallow candy.  The Peeps Bunny King cake is shown above.

Below are the Peeps brownie bottomed terrariums:

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Eventually these Peeps will become Peeps infused Vodka. Click on the photos to learn more.

Peeps infused Vodka

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Jackie Alpers on NPR

March 10, 2015

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Listen to me talk about food photography and my cookbook, Sprinkles! Recipes and Ideas for Rainbowlicious Desserts on NPR! I also make this Lucky Charms Cake on-air to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Here’s the link to the audio and the recipe.

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easy roasted baby carrots

Super easy, family friendly, roasted baby carrots for the Food Network. One of my 14 Tasty Ways to Use Up a Bag of Baby Carrots. Get the recipe and read the rest here.

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In my latest article for Random House’s TasteBook I share recipes for my favorite Mexican street snacks, including TostiNachos and these Walking Tacos made with Tapatio Doritos. They’re perfect for the Super Bowl, a day when it is perfectly acceptable to eat all of the junk food you’ve been attempting to avoid the rest of the year.

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Here’s my guide to 10 can’t miss Mexican inspired dishes in Tucson, Arizona. For the Food Network.

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4th of July Ice Cream Cone Magazine Cover

The July, 2014 issue of Tucson Lifestyle Home & Garden Magazine features my photo of a sprinkles dipped ice cream cone. Recipes and photos from my book, Sprinkles!: Recipes and Ideas for Rainbowlicious Desserts are featured inside. I am happy to announce that the cover won a Silver Addy Award for 2015 in the editorial category.

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I’m very excited to share P.F. Chang’s new Summer menu with you… because I took all of the photos! 

http://www.pfchangs.com/fresh_menu/

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I’m thrilled to be a contributing author and photographer to the Food Network’s website. Heres’s a link to my latest articles and my latest photographs of recipes from Food Network Chefs are featured on my Food Photography Pinterest board.

Here are a few of my recipe photos:

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In celebration of the release of my new book Sprinkles! Recipes & Ideas for Rainbowlicious DessertsiVillage has published the recipe for my rainbow layer cake. Click on the photo below for the recipe.

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The official cookbook trailer video is out!

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