Katherine Hupp was born and raised in West Virginia, where she continues to reside with her husband of 39 years. The couple has one fine son and two terrific grandsons. Katherine enjoys the country life and loves animals. Beekeeping is her passion. She spends much of her time cooking and gardening. She enjoys canning and preserving fresh fruits and vegetables. Among her many interests are reading, writing, crocheting, stained glass and woodworking. Katherine is the author of Perfect Pie and Pastry Recipes: Homemade Dessert Pies Made Easy Cookbook, Satisfying Slow Cooker Recipes: Meals Your Family Will Want To Come Home To, the co-author of Names for Cats and Kittens: More Than 2000 Names for Male and Female Felines. She has also published 50 Appetizing Muffin Recipes with Nutritional Information, and Kittens on a Fence Kindle Cover Crochet Pattern. All five books are available as eBooks at Amazon.com. As with Waffle Recipes: Wonderful Waffles and Syrups Cookbook, Perfect Pie and Pastry Recipes is also available in a 7x10 printed softcover edition.