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Eliza Cross

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Eliza Cross is the author of fifteen books, including her latest, Bacon Beans and Beer and the bestselling 101 Things To Do With Bacon published by Gibbs Smith. She blogs at HappySimpleLiving.com and is the founder of the annual January Money Diet.

Hundreds of her articles have appeared in a variety of publications including Sunset, Parents, Mountain Living, Writer's Digest and Mother Earth Living. She is a Senior Contributing Editor for Western Art & Architecture magazine.

Eliza has appeared on television dozens of times, including morning show appearances for ABC-TV in Phoenix and CBS-4 in Denver. She was a contestant on the Food Network's short-lived show Trivia Unwrapped, and although she didn't win the grand prize she received a ye
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Eliza Cross Hi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy…moreHi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy endings, and "how-to" books, and books about food, and travel books, and spiritual books, and cookbooks, and books about homes and interior design, and humor books, and marketing books, and the occasional dog book. (Can you tell that I've been waiting my whole life for someone to ask this question?) What about you--what books do you like to read?(less)
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101 Things To Do With Bacon

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The Quinoa Quookbook

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101 Things To Do With a Pickle

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101 Things to Do with Pumpkin

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Dear friends,


Happy new year! I hope you had a lovely holiday season, and that your sparkling new year stretches ahead with a host of wonderful possibilities.


2019 marks a dozen happy years of writing more than 800 posts in this space. The days have flown, and the time has finally come . . . → Read More: A Fond Farewell


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"I won a copy of this book from a Goodreads giveaway. This is a fun cookbook. All of the recipes include bacon, beans, beer or a combination of those, even the desserts. The recipes sound yummy and the pictures are appetizing. "
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Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


Lucinda Dear Eliza,
I would like to thank you for being my friend here on Goodreads. I am looking forward to reading your work immensly, which sounds utterly inspiring & thought-provoking and something which i cannot wait to delve into. Thank you!
Lucinda x


Savannah Eliza, thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
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Kris Neri Good to connect with you here, Eliza. I'm looking forward to reading your reviews.

Kris

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Maureen Mullis Hi Eliza! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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