Notes from the Lake

The official Blog of Lake Austin Spa Resort.

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Robin has been a food writer and nutritionist since 1990 and she is the author of Robin Takes 5 and the bestselling cookbook Quick Fix Meals.  Her popular show, Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller aired on Food Network for 5 years and she has a weekly blog, Robin’s Healthy Take on

She has written nine books: Robin Takes 5 (Andrews McMeel, 2011), Robin Rescues Dinner (Potter, 2009), Robin to the Rescue (Taunton, 2008), Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller…

February 9: For the Love of Books
Featuring Author Jill Connor-Browne, Fat is the New 30

February 11-17: Culinary Experience
Featuring guest chefs Kris Wrede, Beth Pav and Robin Miller

February 17-19: Guest Celebrity Hair Stylist Billy Yamaguchi

March 4-10: Mothers/Daughters/Sisters/Friends

March 7: Creative Camera Control
Featuring Photographer Jim Lacy

March 8: For the Love of Books
Featuring Author Spike Gillespie, “What’s Your Story”

March 11-17: Culinary Experience

Cowgirl Chef: Texas Cooking with a French Accent is about the adventures (and mishaps) of a displaced Texan in Paris - yes, it's a cookbook, but one with stories - and it chronicles the struggles of dealing with the French (including Ellise's picky eater boyfriend, X) and her own homesickness for Texas, which she cured by making salsa, tortillas, and starting a Tex-Mex catering and cooking class business out of her teensy, subterranean 16th arrondisement apartment... The result: A…