Barbara Bryant is co-author of The Bryant Family Vineyard Cookbook (Andrews McMeel, 2009). She is president of Watermark Foundation and is a St. Louis-based philanthropist activist in the arts, culture, K-12 education, faith, and international development. She is the founder and president of Watermark, Ltd., the publishing producer of The Bryant Family Vineyard Cookbook. Betsy Fentress is co-author of The Bryant Family Vineyard Cookbook (Andrews McMeel, 2009). She is a professional writer and editor and avid baker. She is the vice-president of Watermark, Ltd. and lives in St. Louis. Lynda Balslev is an award-winning food writer, editor and recipe developer based in the San Francisco Bay area. She writes about food and travel, contributes to NPR's Kitchen Window, Relish magazine, Marin magazine and authors the blog TasteFood, a compilation of more than 500 original recipes, photos and stories.