Diane Morgan Diane Morgan has nearly four decades of experience working in the food industry. Altogether, she has published 18 different cookbooks. Her vegetarian cookbook, Roots: The Definitive Compendium with More Than 225 Recipes, won her a James Beard award as well as an award from the International Association of Culinary Professionals in 2013. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.