100 episodes

In this weekly podcast, host Maggie Green celebrates cookbook readers, writers, collectors, and clubs, with interviews and conversations about cookbook writing and the role of cookbooks in our lives. Maggie's mission is to build and celebrate a community of people who would rather write, read, and buy a cookbook over any other genre of book.

Cookbook Love Podcast Maggie Green

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    • 4.9 • 34 Ratings

In this weekly podcast, host Maggie Green celebrates cookbook readers, writers, collectors, and clubs, with interviews and conversations about cookbook writing and the role of cookbooks in our lives. Maggie's mission is to build and celebrate a community of people who would rather write, read, and buy a cookbook over any other genre of book.

    Episode 200: Cheers to 200 Episodes and Cookbooks Matter

    Episode 200: Cheers to 200 Episodes and Cookbooks Matter

    Cheers to me, and cheers to you, and cheers to Scott my podcast producer, and cheers to all the cookbook readers, writers, collectors, and club members that have been on the show. It’s amazing to stop here and pause as I record my 200th episode and celebrate my 4th year of doing the podcast this September.
    Recipe Week was great and I had so much fun teaching and diving deep into recipes. As a follow-up, I’d like to invite you to join Recipe Camp and the 30 Recipes in 30 Day Challenge inside Get Paid to Get Published. If you want to create 30 new recipes by the end of July, and then write them by September 1, 2022, Recipe Camp is for you. See the link below to join!
    Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Join Get Paid to Get Published and Recipe Camp Starts July 1, 2022
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 5 min
    Episode 199: Being a Cookbook Writer: Writing Multiple Cookbook with Kim Kushner

    Episode 199: Being a Cookbook Writer: Writing Multiple Cookbook with Kim Kushner

    Welcome to this episode of the podcast. In today’s episode, I’m excited to have an interview with Kim Kushner, author of The Modern Table: Kosher Recipes for Everyday Gatherings. Kim is a Culinary educator and best-selling cookbook author of her three previous cookbooks I Heart Kosher, The New Kosher, and The Modern Menu. Raised in Montreal, Canada, Kim learned to cook at an early age from her Moroccan-born mother, and spent summers with family in Israel. Her latest book, The Modern Table, is a celebration of everything she loves about food: cooking, hosting, and bringing people together. Today on the podcast we talk about the evolution of Kim’s cookbooks, her take on new twists on Kosher recipes, as well as her top tips for aspiring cookbook authors. 
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    Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Register for Recipe Week a 5-Day LIVE Training all about Recipe Writing
    Kim Kusher on Instagram
    The Modern Table: Kosher Recipes for Everyday Living
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 32 min
    Episode 198: Being a Cookbook Writer: Creating a Unique Process or Cooking Philosophy with Jessica Formicola

    Episode 198: Being a Cookbook Writer: Creating a Unique Process or Cooking Philosophy with Jessica Formicola

    Welcome to this episode of the podcast. In today’s episode, I’m excited to have an interview with Jessica Formicola, author of Beef it Up!  Jessica is the creator of Savory Experiments, a trusted food and lifestyle blog, and Best Dessert Recipes, a dessert recipe site for the laziest of cooks. In our conversation, we talk about creating a unique process or cooking philosophy, Jessica’s path to writing a cookbook, and her top tips for food or nutrition bloggers who want to get published.
    Listen To This Episode:

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    Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Register for Recipe Week a 5-Day LIVE Training all about Recipe Writing
    Savory Experiments
    Best Dessert Recipes
    Jessica on Facebook
    Jessica on Instagram
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 41 min
    Filling Needs in the Marketplace with Culinary Nutrition Studio co- owners Abbie Gellman, RDN and Julie Lopez, RDN

    Filling Needs in the Marketplace with Culinary Nutrition Studio co- owners Abbie Gellman, RDN and Julie Lopez, RDN

    Welcome to this episode of the podcast. IOn today’s episode, I’m excited to have an interview with Abbie Gellman and Julie Lopez owners of Culinary Nutrition Studio. Abbie and Julie have built their business using a food-first approach to provide culinary nutrition knowledge, skills, and training to dietitians and health professionals who want to educate their clients about nutrition through food that is not only well-prepared but tastes good. In today’s episode we talk about the work they do inside the Culinary Nutrition Studio, shifts and trends they are seeing in their culinary nutrition work, how dietitians and cookbook writers can stay on top of trends and shifts in the marketplace, and since they are both cookbook authors their tips for anyone who aspires to write a cookbook and get it published. 
    Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Culinary Nutrition Studio
    Culinary Nutrition Studio on Instagram
    Abbie Gellman on Instagram
    Julie Lopez on Instagram
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 32 min
    Being a Cookbook Writer: How to Sell Your Idea to a Publisher

    Being a Cookbook Writer: How to Sell Your Idea to a Publisher

    Welcome to this episode of the podcast. I’m excited to be here today to talk about the s-word - selling! Selling your book idea to a publisher is a critical part of getting paid to write a cookbook. So exactly how do you do this! In today’s podcast, we talk about the traditional publishing model, what selling is, and what it takes to get offered a contract from an agent or publisher. 
    Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Join Confident Cookbook Writer Facebook Group
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 17 min
    Being a Cookbook Writer: Breadsong and How Baking Changes Lives with Kitty and Al Tait

    Being a Cookbook Writer: Breadsong and How Baking Changes Lives with Kitty and Al Tait

    Welcome to this episode of the podcast. In today’s episode I’m very excited to host an interview with Kitty and Al Tait. Kitty and Al are the baking and writing duo behind The Orange Bakery and their new book Breadsong: How Baking Change our Lives. In our conversation today we talk about the life changing power of baking, of course, with Al who leaves teaching to bake,and with Kitty who heals with baking, their bakery The Orange Bakery including the why, where, and their most popular items, and then their new cookbook including finding a publisher, their instagram account, and how they wrote the book and run a bakery together. You’ll learn in the show that this is all very much a journey for them, and truth be told it’s really a journey for us all in this world of doing what we love in our kitchen and getting a cookbook written and published.  Things We Mention In This Episode:
    Breadsong: How Baking Changed Our Lives by Kitty and Al Tait
    @theorangebakery on Instagram
    Free Masterclass: How to Get Paid to Write a Cookbook and Get it Published

    • 38 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

littlebabyminicats ,

Very Informative

I’ve been following Maggie for the past year and receiving her newsletters and finally had a chance to listen to her podcast channel and am really impressed with all the helpful hints and useful information she imparts to listeners. This podcast is great for anyone that has ever wanted to write a cookbook or is thinking about starting a blog or even telling your food stories through Instagram. The episodes are short bursts of great information filled with how-to and inspiration to help you get started.

#MOM2MOM ,

First time author!

Thank you so much for this podcast! My first ever cookbook manuscript is due this week & this podcast was the voice in my ear I needed. As you said, “it’s a long game”! Thanks for the encouragement! - Maria Sansone

Beautybylisadee ,

So Helpful in Forfilling My Dreams

This podcast is amazing! So much great info to help me to finally go after my Cookbook Author Dreams! Thank You

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