Desiree’s passion for food and cooking is brought to life through her writing. She not only likes to discover new ways to enjoy eating the foods she likes, but to learn the science behind making a fabulous meal. Additionally, Desiree looks to enhance the experience for readers with her appreciation of other cultures and their cuisine. This method encourages readers to expand their knowledge on foods they may not have otherwise tried. This is explored through family traditions, dining with friends, and the trials of appealing to families with diverse tastes.