Culinary Goddess Alex Guarnaschelli

Photo by Bill Durgin

I admire Alex Guarnaschelli. Not only is she a talented chef, but she’s also a mom to a young daughter, as am I, and she still manages to do it all, from working full-time and also appearing on several television shows, including her own, “Alex’s Day Off” and :The Cooking Loft.”

Find out some of Alex’s favorite dishes (including grilled cheese with tomato) and more in my Q & A on