Jessica learned how to develop recipes through trial and error and has shared her winning recipes on How Sweet Eats for years. Jessica is also a cookbook author. Her most recent cookbook is Everyday Dinners. She also wrote The Pretty Dish and Seriously Delish.

She's also a regular food contributor to Pioneer Woman. She's written about food for a number of national magazines, newspapers, and websites. Her work has been featured in New York Times, Washington Post, The Today Show, Better Homes & Gardens, Bon Appetit, Food and Wine, Glamour, The Huffington Post, Shape, and many more.

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