Every reader enjoys diving deep into story.  Here's your opportunity to do just that, and get to try your hand at a little bit of culinary creation at the same time.  Discover more about your favorite characters from the Mountain Mama series, and cook up a little fun in the kitchen!

Cooking From The Heart

A Character Inspired Cookbook

A unique cookbook with a few humerus pages to make your meal planning fun.

This cookbook is filled with conversation and a few slices of life from the characters that make up The Mountain Mama series, The Covert Mission Files series, as well as their friends and family. 

…Oh, and a few recipes, too!

Here's a tasty recipe you might want to try,
right from the pages of the book!

Missy's Skillet Chicken Pot Pie


½ cup butter

½ cup all purpose flour

1 ½ cups chicken broth

1 ½ cups milk

1 large onion, chopped

2 stalks of celery, sliced

4 cups shredded cooked chicken

2 cups frozen cubed hash browns

1 cup matchstick carrots

1 cup frozen peas

2 pre made pie crusts or homemade.


*Heat oven to 350 degrees. Lightly grease large, flat frying pan that is oven safe.

*In sauce pan, melt butter and gradually add flour. Whisk 1 minute

*Gradually add chicken broth and milk whisking often. Cook 6-7 minutes until thickened. Remove from heat.

*Melt another 2 tbsp butter in pan, adding onions and celery. Cook until tender.

*Add chicken, potatoes, carrots and peas.

*Add sauce and stir well to combine.

*Press one pie crust into skillet and top with filling.

*Top with remaining pie crust. Brush with egg white and cut 4 slits in the top of pie.

*Bake for 1 hour and 5 minutes.

Chicken Pot Pie.jpg