Newsletter

Stay up to date with the latest from MAKERS delivered straight to your inbox. Sign up for new stories from trailblazing women, a big dose of inspiration, and exclusive MAKERS content.

Newsletter Confirmation

Thank you for joining! Please check your inbox for our special welcome letter
with exclusive updates from MAKERS.

MAKERS Moment

Valuable Advice

Valuable Advice

More From Amanda

In this video

Tagged as

Haas shares some valuable pieces of advice.

Amanda's Biography

Hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona
Three Words to Describe Herself: Loyal, joyful, and compassionate
Biggest Fear: Failure
Something Unexpected: "I play the drums."

Amanda Haas is a cookbook author, recipe tester, and Founder of One Family One Meal, a website which provides free recipes, menu plans, and shopping lists for families. After a few post-collegiate years working at Williams-Sonoma, Haas found her calling when she attended culinary school. She has since tested and developed over 400 recipes for dozens of cookbooks, including the IACP Cookbook of the Year recipient A16 Food + Wine. In addition, Amanda was the culinary producer for the James Beard Award-Winning Show "Bay Cafe with Joey Altman" for two seasons. As manager of Williams-Sonoma's test kitchen, Haas has filmed over 50 instructional cooking videos which are featured on www.williams-sonoma.com. Her first book, Cooking Light Real Family Food: Simple & Easy Recipes Your Whole Family Will Love, was published September 4, 2012.

Related Videos

Elizabeth Gore
Elizabeth Gore
Activist & Cause Marketer

Elizabeth Gore grew up working on her family's cattle ranch in Texas. Now the Vice President of Global Partnerships for the United Nations Foundation, she is currently managing...

Brandon Holley
Brandon Holley
Former Editor-in-Chief, Lucky

Brandon Holley is the former Editor-in-Chief for Lucky, the award-winning magazine about shopping and style. She began her magazine career as a writer for Paper, which eventually l...

Miranda July
Miranda July
Artist & Filmmaker

When Miranda July (née Miranda Jennifer Grossinger) dropped out of college to move to Portland in the 90s, it was clear she was already adept at conveying gravitas. Through ...

Theresa Kane
Theresa Kane
Nun Who Confronted the Pope

In 1979, Sister Theresa Kane was serving as President of the US Leadership of the Women Religious when she was invited to publicly address Pope John Paul II during his visit to the...