Roz Corieri Paige is the author of La Bella Vita Cucina, a food and lifestyle blog where she inspires others to live life more deliciously and beautifully, whether in the kitchen or the garden. A native of Iowa, Roz and her husband live on an acreage in the Carolinas along with a menagerie of three horses, two dogs, and four cats. Roz gained her love of cooking from her grandmother and mother, and her love of gardening was instilled by her grandfathers. Find out more Roz at


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