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" As long as I can sing and hit the notes, I want to do that. "
" Martha Stewart was the one who really did show everybody that you can do everything. "
" I have adopted an 80/20 rule when it comes to my delicate relationship with food: 80 percent of the time, I make good choices; 20 percent of the time, I let myself splurge a little. "
" I'm like everybody: I gain the Christmas 10 or so, and then I try to exercise more and dial it back. "
" Potato salad is very personal: everyone makes theirs differently. "
" If you record a song that you love, then you're going to win. "
" I was an A student and I liked creative writing. "
" I'm just trying to be the next Trisha Yearwood. "
" I have to say, I've never been the girl that's had the five-year plan, the 10-year plan, and I'm still not. "
" If you believe in astrology, I'm a Virgo, so I'm very controlling; I'm very neat, and I'm very organized. "
" I get up in the morning. I usually do a radio interview early in the morning. I usually do a book signing, because I'm also a cookbook author, so I'm at some store, at a Walmart or a Williams Sonoma, for three hours, standing up, signing autographs, and taking pictures for three hours. "
" Get your education, and if you see small opportunities, take them. Each one could be a stepping stone to something bigger. "
" When I was a little girl, I always dreamed of being a country music singer, but I never dreamed I'd be a member of the Grand Ole Opry. "
" I absolutely refused to make out with the gorgeous male model. "
" I grew up in Georgia, so I grew up listening to the Allman Brothers. "
" Sometimes, life just gets in the way, and you have to forgive yourself for putting on a few pounds. "
" I did Scarsdale. I did Weight Watchers. I did Atkins. "
" I don't sign every check anymore, but I have my checks, my balances. I like the people I work with very much, but I check on them. "
" Divorce is so common and accepted in America that beating myself up over it may sound ridiculous. But I was raised to believe that divorce wasn't an option; to me, divorce equaled failure. I wasn't able to change that equation until I found myself in the right relationship. "
" I really like Miranda Lambert. She has a great voice. "
" I'd been doing circuit training and Pilates for years, but I was not consistent with food. I'm not a disciplined person. I was indulging all the time. "
" Nobody who cooks does it with full hair and makeup in front of a TV camera. "
" If you're a painter, you don't go, 'Abstract's really selling, so that's what I'm going to do.' If you're really truly an artist, you have to think what you're meant to paint. "
" I think about food all the time, so making peace with eating is a daily battle for me. I won't say I've completely figured it out, but I will say that right now, I win that battle more days than I lose it, and I believe that's the key. "
" If I start trying to make a record for what I think could possibly get played on radio, I'm dead. "
" For me, cooking is very connected to my family and friends. "
" I'm as surprised as anybody. I never would have thought I'd be here talking about having a cooking show on the Food Network. It wasn't on my list of things, but it's fun, and I'm having a good time. "
" We sat together as a family for dinner at night. And my mother had a job. My dad had a job. But there was always a meal on the table at 6:00, you know. "
" I was raised Southern, where every meal had meat on table, but I don't eat that way in life. I've been experimenting with a lot of vegetarian and vegan food. "
" I'm not the singing cookbook lady. "
" We play everybody's Christmas records at our house, and sometimes you think, 'I'm not gonna play my own record; I'd be embarrassed.' But I'm gonna play our record this Christmas, because I love the songs! "