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Amy Roloff is well-known to millions of fans from TLC's family-friendly reality TV show, Little People, Big World where audiences have watched her family face obstacles, overcome challenges, and live their lives on camera, as well as watch Amy prepare meals for her family over the past seven years. Amy may be little, but she is making a BIG difference in the world in many ways. Business woman, inspirational speaker, TV star, philanthropist, farm owner, author, and mom are just a few words that describe this one-of-a-kind woman. Amy realized her passion for people and for helping others reach their potential as a kid growing up. Her challenges, experiences as a little person, and successes as a graduate with a BSBA from Central Michigan University in Personnel and Hospitality, an early education teacher, manager of a soccer club, youth team soccer coach, television star, and charity foundation head are some of the ways that she has naturally inspired and touched people lives. She has made a difference and wants to know that others can make a difference too. In preparing the cookbook, TLCs production company filmed her in her kitchen as she tested recipes and worked with the food photographer as he shot pictures of the plated food for the cookbook. The filming continued during a meeting with the publisher as they discussed the forthcoming cookbook with Amy and the food photographer. These four special one-hour programs of Little People, Big World are being aired during 2012 and leading up to the publication of SHORT & SIMPLE FAMILY RECIPES. Besides being a masterful home cook, Amy has made four appearances on Rachael Rays program where they have cooked food together. She has done a number of cooking demonstrations at public events such as The Bite of Oregon. Amy is also a paid public speaker, traveling throughout the country spreading awareness about acceptance and bullying. The Amy Roloff Charity Foundation helps children and families in need, and a portion of the cookbook proceeds will go to her charity. Amy, her husband Matt, and their children live on a farm near Portland, Oregon.

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Westwinds Press
American - General
Schafer, Rick
Knight, Gordon and Pat
Cardamone, Chris
Roloff, Amy
Cooking and Food-US General
Cooking and Food-Quick and Easy
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9 x 7.5 x 1 in 1.2 lb

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Short and Simple Family Recipes
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Product details 144 pages Westwinds Press - English 9780882408880 Reviews:
"Review" by , "I've had the pleasure of sharing a kitchen and cooking with Amy. She's not only knowledgeable in her use of ingredients, preparation, and execution, she also adds an immense amount of love to every recipe. What a joy to work with! Having a child of my own, I can tell you I'll be making many of the recipes in this book for my family."
"Review" by , "Amy's second home is her kitchen. She's my go-to friend when I need that extra 'oomph' to make a great meal. I'm not a great cook, but I can't wait to try the many recipes in this book, so that when I bring guests together, they will think that I am!"
"Review" by , "Amy has a natural talent for creating simplistic meals. Her meals are quick, convenient, and tasty without compromising quality. Her cookbook brings the family back to the dinner table, regardless of a hectic schedule. Her love of cooking and sharing her recipes her family loves can now be shared at your family gatherings."
"Review" by , "Short and Simple Family Recipes lives up to its title with an extensive assortment of delicious, nutritious, and easy-to-prepare dishes suitable for prospective cooks of all skill and experience levels. From 'Mushroom Goat Cheese Puffs' to 'Berry Pancakes,' 'Southwestern Slaw,' 'Tilapia with Homemade Pesto & Quinoa,' 'Roloff Farm Rustic Peach & Berry Cobbler' and more, every recipe embodies the flavorful charm of home cooking at its finest. Full color photographs of the majority of dishes illustrate this wonderful addition to practical cookbook collections. Many of the recipes, such as the quick and tasty 'Scallop Pesto Crostini,' are especially ideal to whip up for parties and other gatherings!"
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