My Beliefnet Guest Essay: “The Blessings of Mentorship” “During a pivotal crossroads in my early thirties, some rare grace led me back to my small hometown of St. Marys, Pennsylvania, in search of a simpler path. There, I discovered an unlikely mentor, Sister M. Augustine, O.S.B. At 87 years old, the reclusive nun—barely over five […]
My “One Good Thing by Jillee” Guest Blog Essay: “10 Ways a Mentor Can Change Your Life” “Sometimes mentors come to us in the most unlikely forms, and when we most need them. And on occasion, we are called to be that one good thing in someone else’s life. This became clear to me at age […]
“The season of grilling and tailgating is here and ‘The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Happy Hour’ is the King’s guide to recipes that will make you the touchdown of the parking lot. It is the ‘party-in-a-book’ that beer lovers and foodies have been waiting for, featuring over 325 recipes for snacks, beer cocktails, and more. This […]
I officially play a bartender on TV! On December 1, 2014, I was invited to be the guest bartender on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live to promote The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Happy Hour. For the occasion, which happened to fall on my birthday (!!!), I created a special cocktail titled VanderPunch, a high-octane homage to the Bravo […]
For tailgating or anytime, check out my Black Bean & Corn Salsa from The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Happy Hour by clicking HERE.
Get your PEACE on! Checkout my interview about all things COMPASSION and living a purpose driven life on the America Meditating radio show ~ ENJOY! +++++ To listen, click HERE.
Tailgating icon and host of Tailgate Radio, The Grill Sergeant John Largent, and I chat the beer-infused side of tailgating fun! Listen to the interview HERE. I’m on at the 24:24 mark.
“I was really pumped to get a copy of this book because I don’t think I’m the only vegan who has kind of been missing out on Happy Hour snacks for some time. Most typical HH food that you will find at bars and pubs contain meat, dairy or other animal products, but this book […]
“The Ultimate Beer Lover’s Happy Hour is a fun and adventurous book for anyone who likes to drink beer and eat good food at the same time…” To read the full review and listen to the accompanying radio interview, click HERE.
“Amazing recipes . . . Yum!” ~ Virtually Yours with Kelly Stilwell ~ “Impressed with the creativity of the recipes” ~ Super Duper Fantastic ~ “Tongue tantalizing recipes“ ~ Somm in the City ~ “It’s all about delicious recipes that go perfectly with that special something in your life… your beer.” ~ Guy and the Blog […]