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"I’m the second-generation food writer at Kitchen Parade, the food column my mom started when I was a baby and the veggie evangelist at A Veggie Venture, the food blog about vegetables. Both are known for easy, healthy recipes and quick suppers made with whole food plus helpful cooking tips that make getting dinner on the table a pleasure, not a chore."
"I live for notes and comments from readers who gush, 'I just made the best apple pie I’ve ever made in my whole life, thank you, thank you!' or 'I made this soup tonight and it was sooooo good!'"
Alanna's favorites are these chocolate ginger crinkle cookies -- and you have to go read the awesome Christmas story that goes along with the recipe.
In her blog post, Alanna says these should be called "'C’mon over. Let’s dunk a cookie into a cup of coffee.' A little long, yes, but aren’t you just dying for a coffee now? These cookies, they'll do that to ya."
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