- The Pioneer Woman
- Grilled Cheese Social
- Young & Hungry
- The Cooking Photographer
- smitten kitchen
- girl meets food
- Daily Grape – Gary V
- wine.woot! – sometimes some good wine deals
- Professor John Boyer – taught me all the basics of wine!
- Mackie, Ryan, and a Monster - a fellow Hokie, who was my study abroad roomie in Spain! she & her husband are food-lovers too.
- all in the name of food… - a friend from high school, who studied food science.
- the ordinary instant - my super hip friend from the West Coast.
- fledgling things – my artsy foodie friend who loves to travel.
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