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Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See

Here’s more weekly gossip… stuff I’ve gotta share and you’ve gotta see:

Honey- Molasses Chicken Drumsticks -

First up:  my feature this week on Parade Magazine’s food blog:  These Honey-Molasses Chicken Drumsticks + 9 additional delicious recipes for chicken drumsticks.  Drumsticks are hip.  They’re cool.  They’re food that kids will eat (since most kids like to pick up food and eat it with their hands anyways!)  There are some great ideas for dinner over on that post.

Kinda sorta BIG NEWS!!  >>>>>  I’m going to be a guest on QVC next week sharing The Recipe Girl Cookbook!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

That’s just a little bit exciting and scary and fabulous all at the same time!  I’m traveling to their headquarters in Pennsylvania next week to appear on “In the Kitchen With David,” where we’ll be talking about my cookbook, ogling over the recipes that are on display, and selling The Recipe Girl Cookbook to QVC customers!  Will you watch and cheer me on?!?  >>> Wednesday, May 22nd, 8PM EST (That’s the 5 o’clock hour for you West coasters).  Wish me luck 🙂

New Book Out from the amazing CakeSpy! > The Secret Lives of Baked Goods- Sweet Stories and Recipes for America’s Favorite Desserts by Jessie Oleson Moore.  This is a fun book unveiling the stories behind 40 of America’s most popular and nostalgic desserts- things such as Animal Crackers, Gingerbread Men, Tunnel of Fudge Cake, Baked Alaska, Whoopie Pies and New York Cheesecake (recipes included).  So it’s good bedside reading, and then you get to get up in the morning and bake stuff too!

And finally, here is the novel my sister Susie (the most avid reader of all time) is recommending- a favorite that she has read recently:
Life After Life
Life After Life” by Kate Atkinson. It just came out last month. It’s the story of a woman who on the night she’s born, dies, but then is born again under nearly the same circumstances, but this time lives. Over the course of her life she dies many times, and the clock always turns back to the day of her birth. Each new life, slight changes happen and her life is extended. She’s never really aware this is happening, but she does often have a sense of deja’ vu. Her life begins in 1910, and continues on well beyond WWII, with the parts centering around that era being especially good.

You can totally trust Susie- she reads a TON of books, and I’m always asking her for recommendations!

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Finally: Be sure to enter my giveaway for a $175 Gift Card to (women’s fitness and swimwear)!

Have a great rest of the week!

Disclosure: Yeah, there’s a few Amazon affiliate links included within this post.

33 Responses to “Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See”

  1. postedMay 14, 2013 5:51 PM

    Congrats on the QVC debut! We’ll make sure to tune in!

  2. postedMay 14, 2013 5:59 PM

    Yay!!!!! Congratulations, Lori…and, good luck on QVC! Just set my DVR so I won’t miss! xo

  3. postedMay 14, 2013 5:59 PM

    Drumsticks are my absolute favorite! Those look delicious.

    Been eyeing up the CakeSpy book!

  4. postedMay 14, 2013 6:00 PM

    Congrats on QVC!! That is so exciting!! I will being watching for sure!!! Good luck, you will do awesome!

  5. postedMay 14, 2013 6:28 PM

    You’re going to be on QVC!! CONGRATS! That is so BIG TIME! Cha-ching!!! 🙂 Thrilled for you!

  6. postedMay 14, 2013 6:38 PM

    Wow, Lori!! Congrats on the QVC appearance! When my kids were small, QVC was my adult conversation on those long days. 🙂 Have a blast!!

  7. postedMay 14, 2013 7:45 PM

    Congrats on the QVC, Lori! Go get ’em 😉

  8. postedMay 14, 2013 8:00 PM

    I make drumsticks often. They’re easy and fun! Knock ’em dead on QVC! I’m sure you’ll be a hit.

  9. postedMay 14, 2013 10:05 PM

    Goodluck on your guesting at QVC. I hope I can watch the episode. It is possible you can post a video of it?

    • postedMay 15, 2013 5:38 AM

      Not sure- I’ll try!

  10. postedMay 15, 2013 9:29 AM

    I need those drumsticks ASAP! And thanks for the book recommendation, always love those! 🙂

  11. postedMay 15, 2013 10:02 AM

    I can’t believe you are going to be on In the Kitchen with David…I love Him and the show…I’m definitely watching…congrats that is so great.

  12. postedMay 15, 2013 2:34 PM

    Congratulations on your Parade and QVC features, Lori! So well-deserved!

  13. postedMay 15, 2013 6:08 PM

    Congrats on QVC – truly exciting! That Cake Spy cookbook looks beautiful 🙂

  14. postedMay 15, 2013 6:12 PM

    Good Luck, Lori. I just love QVC. Watch David on Wednesdays and Sundays In the Kitchen with David. You must tell us all about it. What David is like, etc. Can’t wait to watch!!!!

    • postedMay 16, 2013 7:23 AM

      I’ll get the scoop and report back!

  15. postedMay 15, 2013 6:15 PM

    So cool!! You are going to be awesome!!!

  16. postedMay 15, 2013 6:48 PM
    Leigh Ann Hewes

    Yippee for you on QVC, Miss Thang! Going to Amazon right now to buy your cookbook!

  17. postedMay 15, 2013 7:04 PM

    I’m (secretly…) obsessed with QVC. I grew up in PA, so the headquarters were pretty close, and the late night “specials” always got me in credit card trouble.

    Congrats! I’ll be cheering you on from NYC.

    And that chicken looks fabulous.

  18. postedMay 15, 2013 7:14 PM

    Hi Lori!! Congrats on QVC!! So exciting!! I live right near their studio!! Will be sure to watch and cheer you on!! Best wishes! Tina ( :

  19. postedMay 15, 2013 7:21 PM

    Congrats on the QVC gig! You’ll be great!

  20. postedMay 15, 2013 9:35 PM
    Yvette N.

    Congratulations on your QVC gig. .that’s the big time Lori! Your book will be
    sold out in no time.

  21. postedMay 15, 2013 10:03 PM
    Marysue (@NativeOrchid) Feltman

    Congrats, Lori!! ???? I just programmed my DVR for your show time! Can’t wait to see you on TV!! Hope you sell a million ?????

  22. postedMay 15, 2013 10:04 PM
    Marysue (@NativeOrchid) Feltman

    Oops…forgive the ???s. It didn’t like my smiley faces.

  23. postedMay 16, 2013 2:41 AM
    Maria in NJ

    sorta, kinda big news, that is the BIG time girl!!! so excited for you! So with all that moolah that you are going to make off of your QVC gig, hop on over to Atlantic City and come and see me at the Borgata!!!

  24. postedMay 16, 2013 6:12 AM
    Larry from Jersey

    GOOD FOR YOU!! You’re going to be on QVC! How cool is that? I’m really happy for you, and I wish you the very best of luck on QVC and all that you do. Those drumsticks look scruptious! You’re right about kids eating food with their hands. Drumsticks are perfect for them.
    Again, congratulations. I really am happy for you. 🙂

    • postedMay 16, 2013 7:22 AM

      Thank you!

  25. postedMay 16, 2013 8:46 AM
    Debbie Kay

    I am so excited you will be on David’s show next week on QVC-he is the kindest, sweetest man on the whole network. He always seems to put everyone at ease and he’s very helpful. I can’t cook but I watch his show everyweek just to watch him and laugh. I will definitely watch so I can see you-you will sell out of your books and do wonderful. I am so happy for you! debbie

    • postedMay 16, 2013 12:09 PM

      Thanks so much!!

  26. postedMay 17, 2013 6:31 AM

    AWESOME!!! Congratulations and best of luck on your QVC venture!!! Those legs look delicious and I’m making them tonight!! Once again, I’m so happy for you; this is an awesome accomplishment!! 😀

  27. postedMay 18, 2013 7:24 AM

    Best wishes on your QVC appearance! That is so cool! I’ve watched something similar behind the scenes – you’ll be great!

  28. postedMay 19, 2013 10:03 AM

    Oh congratulations! That is SO exciting, best of luck to you 🙂

  29. postedMay 19, 2013 9:40 PM

    Congratulations on your QVC debut!

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