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

Working Mom

Working Mom

More From Amanda

In this video

Tagged as

Haas reveals her inner battle about being a working mom.

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

Angela Ahrendts
Angela Ahrendts
Senior Vice President of Retail, Apple

Angela Ahrendts is a businesswoman who is currently Apple's senior vice president of retail and online stores. Prior to her joining Apple, Ahrendts served as CEO of Burberry, l...

Maureen Towey
Maureen Towey
Theater Director

Maureen Towey is a Brooklyn-based director, specializing in visual and performance-based projects and serves as the Creative Director for the indie rock band, Arcade Fire. She also...

Megan Smith
Megan Smith
U.S. Chief Technology Officer

Megan Smith is the United States’ third-ever Chief Technology Officer. In that position, she’ll guide the Obama Administration’s information-technology policy and...

Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Pioneer of Black Women's Studies

As one of the leading African-American feminist scholars of our time, Beverly Guy-Sheftall was instrumental in bringing the women’s studies movement to women of color, and th...