John Hancock is best known for signing the Declaration of Independence with such authority the British were afraid to dispute it, thereby averting a high-stakes poker game for control of the colonies. Witness the awesome power of the autograph with today's Groupon: for $13, you get a copy of Too Hot in the Kitchen, by Holly Clegg, signed in person by the author herself (a $26 value). The signing will take place at Calandro's Supermarket on Perkins Road Monday, February 7 from 4 to 6 p.m.; if you miss the signing, you can still use this Groupon to pick up the book at Calandro's locations on Perkins Road or Government Street.
A longtime Baton Rouge resident who’s appeared on television shows ranging from Fox & Friends to The 700 Club, Holly Clegg has penned 14 cookbooks featuring fast, easy, and healthy cuisine with a southern charm. Her new publication, Too Hot in the Kitchen, introduces 200 fast and easy recipes designed for the modern busy woman or her modern busy kitchen staff. The tasteful tome’s info-packed chapters include titles such as "Food for the Mood" and "Table for Two," ideal for special Valentine’s meals and romantic college-basketball viewing parties. All-season eats include crowd-pleasing pull-apart bread, tastefully rich chocolate truffles in white chocolate, and the complex eight-layered greek dip. Discover a new flavorful favorite, then meet Holly in person at the Perkins Road Calandro's to trade personal salutations and spirited high-fives.
- Too Hot in the Kitchen by Holly Clegg is chock full of fun recipes perfect for cooking with your girlfriends or for your family. Many of the recipes are low on calories but very high on the taste! – Alice L., Luxury Reading
Flipping through the TV channels, it’s not unusual to see cooking sensation Holly Clegg working her culinary magic on shows such as Fox & Friends, The 700 Club, or NBC’s Weekend Today. At once a culinary phenom, family woman, and tech entrepreneur, Holly has also added the title of author to her ever-growing resumé of success. Her trim&Terrific series, a 14-book women’s lifestyle series that unlocks the secrets to healthy eating, has sold almost one million copies. She’s also penned cookbooks for people with diabetes and cancer patients, leading to features in both USA Today and Country Living magazine. Her books also cover topics such as quick meals and cooking for beginners, walking novices through the cooking basics such as nutrition and singing to a lobster before plucking it from a tank.