#1 Bestseller and Hot New Release!

I’m moved beyond words. Thanks to all of you, we are rising in (multiple) bestsellers lists! While working on this book, I knew it was truly unique among its peers. To see it rise to the #1 Bestseller ranking on Amazon.ca within days of publishing is truly...

YCFS Book Launch – April 29, 2018

Please join us in celebrating with Loretta Friedrich at the book release of Your Canadian Food Story: Nourishing Stories and Recipes from Across Canada! Mark your calendars for Sunday, April 29 from 1:30-4:00PM at Rossdale Community Hall. Your Canadian Food Story...

The Makings of a Book

I thought I’d share a bit more about my authorial process to show how ideas can happen anytime, anywhere. If I can do it, so can you! It was January 2017 as I was reviewing my New Year goals and actions for the Your Food Story program, when a book idea came to...

The Arrival of my (Book) Babies

Warning! Puns ahoy! 🙂 Many people have asked me what it’s like to author (or in my case, be the creative director for) a book. Having had a couple of children (all grown up now), I realized there’s not a lot quite like motherhood… except perhaps that...

Remembering Dad: Please Pass the Potatoes

I’m not sure how young I was when I realized my Dad’s love for potatoes. It wasn’t just a mediocre love, no, more like a to-die-for passion for this tuber. You couldn’t eat enough of them. Potatoes were a necessity for life. And life with the potato we had. Our...