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Johanna M. Cook

@jmirpuri1981
TribLocal blogger
I am the founder of Momma Cuisine (http://mommacuisine.com), and the Momma Cuisine Show channel, (http://youtube.com/mommacuisineshow).

My mission is to empower busy moms (and dads) by showing them that Great Everyday Meals can be done with simple ingredients and basic cooking techniques.
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Stories & Events

Travel
With your Passport to Chicago you can explore the Windy City like a Local Tourist!

Enjoy Chicago this summer with a "Passport to Chicago" from The Local Tourist

In celebration of the The Local Tourist's (http://thelocaltourist.com) ten year anniversary, from June 3, 2012 to May 31, 2013, they are offering a "Passport to … Read more ›

Food and drink
Chicagoland Food Swap

Momma Cuisine: 10 questions with Chicagoland Food Swap curators, Vanessa Druckman and Emily Paster

On Sunday, June 3, 2012, Chicagoland Food Swap will be hosting their third swap at Hinsdale's Savory Spice Shop on 42 South Washington Street from … Read more ›

Family
The Chicago Green Festival at Navy Pier on May 5-6, 2012

Chicago Green Festival, May 5-6, 2012

Coming to Navy Pier this weekend, May 5-6, 2012, the Chicago Green Festival (http://greenfestivals.org) is "a walk through a sustainable community." A project of Green … Read more ›

Opinion
Momma Cuisine at WGN Midday News for the Lunchbreak segment.

Momma Cuisine: Visiting WGN Midday News

Last Wednesday April 11, 2012, I was a guest on the WGN Midday News Lunchbreak segment with anchor Dina Biar, showcasing some of my Great … Read more ›

Food and drink
Paula Deen's Kitchen at Harrah's Joliet Hotel & Casino.

The Dish: Paula Deen's Kitchen serves up classic southern comfort food at Harrah's Joliet

On April 5, 2012, Paula Deen brought her southern-style buffet and restaurant to the Chicago area via Harrah's Casino in Joliet. Even with all the … Read more ›

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  1. I love it!!

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  2. @jvalentino YOU WON TICKETS TO THE GOOD FOOD FESTIVAL ON MARCH 17! PLEASE EMAIL ME AT mommacuisine@gmail.com, SO THAT I CAN SHOW YOU HOW TO GET YOUR FREE TICKETS!

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMENT!

    Posted to Enter to win FREE tickets to the Good Food Festival on March 17. Ends Saturday 3/3/12 - Naperville

  3. @reds YOU WON TICKETS TO THE GOOD FOOD FESTIVAL ON MARCH 17! PLEASE EMAIL ME AT
    mommacuisine@gmail.com, SO THAT I CAN SHOW YOU HOW TO GET YOUR FREE TICKETS!

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMENT!

    Posted to Enter to win FREE tickets to the Good Food Festival on March 17. Ends Saturday 3/3/12 - Naperville

  4. It sounds like really bad cocktail! (or maybe a good one!)

    Posted to What’s a ‘Saskatchewan Screamer?’ - St. Charles