Cooking with Spice Madam

Need more Cookie cooking videos in your life?

So..I’m back to making cooking videos! I’ll be making videos for my startup, Spice Madam – a spice box subscription service. This time I’ve got an awesome co-host and someone else holding a much nicer video camera (instead of taping it to my cabinets…), so hopefully it’s a lot better quality for you guys. HA! Maybe we’ll even…

Welcome to Spice Madam

Hello long time Cookie Loves readers! You’ve been cooking and eating along with me for years and I’ve so appreciated your audience to my cooking shenanigans. 🙂 It’s been quiet on here the past few months as I’ve been working on a project that’s really special to me and now I’m ready to let you…

Girl Rising – Review

On Feb 23, I saw a posting about Girl Rising on the facebook page of my friend Pam in San Francisco. I clicked through, found the trailer, watched, and was instantly moved to take action. Thanks to the technology available through Gathr, I truly could do something about the swell of inspiration I felt, and…

We Over Me Farm at Paul Quinn College

This past week I had the pleasure of attending a wonderful fundraising event, A Community Cooks, at the We Over Me farm at Paul Quinn College just south of Dallas. When I read about the event and subsequently googled what it was all about, I immediately had to sign up. Paul Quinn college has turned…

Epic Pancake Bacon God Cake

This weekend my friends and I did a lumberjack bar crawl for several people’s birthdays. You may be asking…what is that? and why? To answer both questions, I present to you: As you can see, it was a hilarious night of plaid-clad mayhem that was not to be missed. So next time you get invited…

Readying for an epic journey

I’m T-1 days out from my first journey to Burning Man, and the excitement is just starting to peek its’ head out from under the stress of prepping for everything – getting my work teams to a point where they can run smoothly while I’m gone, getting costumes organized, getting survival gear ready, planning food….

Cookie Loves…Adventure!

“An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.” – Gilbert K. Chesterton I believe adventure can be found everywhere, from the smallest moments to the grandest. This section will cover all the adventures I go on, from travelling across the globe, to trying new things, to taking…