Meet Guy Fieri!

I haven’t met Guy Fieri yet (I’m counting down to the first week of May to have that honor), but I’ve heard he’s the most likeable person around.  You often wonder if those charismatic celebrities you see on TV are actually that great in real life, and in the case of Guy Fieri, word is … Continue reading

48 Hours with Patricia Wells

If you’ve been following this blog lately, chances are you’ve read a lot about Patricia Wells and Salad as a Meal. Well, buckle up, because you’re about to get another look at the Spring’s hottest cookbook, this time through the lens of the first two days of her book tour… with me! Patricia kicked off … Continue reading

Exclusive Preview: Guy Fieri Food

We still have a few weeks before Guy Fieri Food hits bookstore shelves everywhere, but here at The Secret Ingredient, we’re already gearing up for this publishing event. Why are we so excited, you ask? Well, this is the first-ever cookbook to feature Guy’s personal recipes and stories, and I have to say (and not … Continue reading

What Guy Fieri and I Have in Common

Full disclosure: I am a tattoo addict. In a good way. Thirty sessions with my artist, a surly dude named X on St. Marks Place in New York City, in my thirty years on this planet. I like the sound of that: 30 in 30. Given that, I couldn’t have been more excited when I … Continue reading

Sweepstakes Winner Reports Back on Her Trip to Gordon Ramsayland

Earlier this year, The Secret Ingredient partnered with FOX to give away a weekend trip for two to Los Angeles, CA, where the winners would enjoy everything that Gordon Ramsay, celebrity chef and host of the hit TV show MasterChef, has to offer at his hotel and restaurants. Here is a quick recap of the trip, … Continue reading