About Lisa McNamara

Lisa McNamara is a freelance writer and copy editor whose work has been published in literarymama.com and the anthology The Cassoulet Saved Our Marriage: True Tales of Food, Family, and How We Learn to Eat. She lives in Los Angeles with her fiancé and two busy dogs, never taking for granted the bounty of beautiful food in California and the pleasure of having a little family to enjoy it with.

Lisa McNamara and Dad

A Father’s Frown

Lisa McNamara divulges how she finally learned to appease her overly critical father through food. Recipe not included.