YUM Featured on SHAW TV’s RUN WITH IT with Christine Blanchette

What a great gift to the community Host Christine Blanchette is with her SHAW TV show "Run With It". It was a privilege to be invited as a guest for her Doctor's Corner to talk about YUM, amidst such an inspiring line-up of guests. The show will air on April 2nd on SHAW TV. [...]

By | March 24th, 2016|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press, Recipes|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: YUM Wins Gourmand Cookbook National Award

Psychologist Opposes Status Quo of Gluten-Free Living -- Catching Attention of International Jury, Winning Gourmand Cookbook National Award 08:45 ET from D&D Publishing VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Theresa Nicassio, Chef, Registered Psychologist and Author, ann [...]

YUM – 2016 GOURMAND Best in the World – Shortlist!

It's REALLY Happening... I just booked my flight to China in May for the GOURMAND World Cookbook Awards Event for #YUM! It was a big decision, but is one that feels right. It's an honour to represent Canada in such a prestigious competition, short-listed as one of the 12 Best Diet Books for the Publ [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press, Recipes|0 Comments


You know how great it feels to share with loved ones exciting discoveries? I love that! It also reminds me of my college professor Ms. Bea...and the question about whether a tree that falls in a forest makes a sound if no one hears it. Last week, I had the privilege of sharing YUM with a very specia [...]

By | February 3rd, 2016|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press, Recipes|0 Comments

YUM Gets “Starred” Review in PUBLISHERS WEEKLY!!!

No words can describe my excitement!  Not only did YUM receive the prestigious honour of being reviewed by PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, but also received a star designation as well!!! Here's the Review... Refreshingly free of politics and polemics, Nicassio’s book strictly focuses on the food, offering though [...]

By | February 1st, 2016|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, Kids, NEWS, Press, Press Releases|0 Comments


It is an honour and privilege that Allergic Living reviewed YUM! By Alisa Fleming Founder of www.GoDairyFree.org Senior Editor for www.AllergicLiving.com Author of Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook [...]

By | January 9th, 2016|Articles, Blog, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press|0 Comments


  I am thrilled to receive notice that my newly-released book YUM: plant-based recipes for a gluten-free diet has been chosen to receive the prestigious GOURMAND WORLD COOKBOOK AWARD as the BEST DIET BOOK, for the Public in Canada-English!   Photos by PhotoAli.com [...]

By | December 26th, 2015|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press|0 Comments


I am learning soooo much! It turns out, the only reason I realized that YUM was on the BESTSELLER list was because it was the #1 BESTSELLER. When a book is the #1 BESTSELLER, I learned that they put a little yellow ribbon on the book's buying page. It turns out, it may have been on the list for a lo [...]

By | December 2nd, 2015|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press, Recipes|0 Comments

BIG NEWS!!!! YUM the #1 BESTSELLER in Vegetarian Cookbooks!!

  Quite incidentally, while I was on the phone with the Amazon Seller Support representative trying to sort out the problems for Canadians to benefit from the exciting eBook launch promotion, I discovered that my book--- Yes....YUM: PLANT-BASED RECIPES FOR A GLUTEN-FREE DIET  had been announced [...]

By | December 1st, 2015|Articles, Blog, Events, Gluten-Free, NEWS, Press, Recipes|0 Comments

INCLUSIVE HOLIDAY COOKING article featured on Conscious Living TV

Several months ago, I connected with Bianca Alexander of Conscious Living TV. It is a show and has online media articles promoting a kinder and more sustainable way of living. Their philosophy is so beautifully aligned with YUM Living, making our connection all the more of a treasure. Giving voice t [...]

By | November 26th, 2015|Articles, Blog, NEWS, Press|1 Comment