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Freelance Work Index

Whether it is paid freelance work or a guest article, here is where you will find an index of my contributions on other websites and blogs.

All photos and original text on GoodLife Eats™ and within the freelance articles linked below are property of Katie Kick and are not to be used or copied without express consent. If you are interested in reprints of these articles or contracting a new article, please contact me at for freelance rates.

Freelance Work by Katie Kick

Craftzine Freelance Articles – 2009 Work


Moisturizing Hand Scrub
Chocolate Banana Pops
Rainbow Fish + Activity
Dark Chocolate Gelato
Backyard Garden + Recipe: Fresh Garden Salsa
Backyard Garden + Recipe: Individual Strawberry Rhubarb Buckle
Backyard Garden + Recipe: Pasta Primavera with Zucchini and Garden Herbs
Backyard Garden + Recipe: Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini and Tomato Pasta
Caramel Apple Cookies
Pan Roasted Chicken Breast with Cran-Apple Sauce
Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal
Spiced Butternut Squash Apple Soup
Thanksgiving Feast: How-To Brine and Roast a Turkey
Thanksgiving Feast: Side Dishes
Thanksgiving Feast: Pumpkin Pie with Caramel Pecan Topping
Thanksgiving Feast: Homemade Turkey or Chicken Stock
Homemade Chocolate-Dipped Marshmallows
Salted Caramels with Orange Scented Sugar
Sugar and Spice Almonds and Maple Pecans

Craftzine Freelance Articles – 2010 Work


Gingered Carrot Muffins
Valentine’s Day Cut-Out Cookies
Flaky Cheddar and Ham Biscuits
White Bean Hummus with Spinach
Linguine with Lemon-Roasted Asparagus and Goat Cheese
Blackberry Lime Spritzer
Grilled Balsamic Basil Flank Steak
Berry Pomegranate Smoothie
Cumin Lime Tortilla Chips
Cranberry Pecan Pumpkin Blondies
Cranberry Orange Walnut Relish
Balsamic and Thyme Roasted Portabella Mushrooms
Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Maple Syrup and Bacon
Raspberry-Mascarpone Whip Brownie Parfait
Cranberry Pomegranate Sorbet

Kitchen 101

Organizing your Kitchen
Kitchen Essentials
Roasting Garlic
Freezing Tips (no longer available on Craftzine)
Easy Ways to Dress Up Vegetables (no longer available on Craftzine)
How To: Cooking Bacon in the Oven
How To: Making Pumpkin Puree
Roasting Pumpkin Seeds

Craftzine Freelance Articles – 2011 Work


Baked Potatoes with Balsamic Caramelized Onion and Mushrooms
Shrimp Scampi with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Artichokes
St. Patrick’s Day Reuben Inspired Panini
Quiche Lorraine for Easter
Basic Chicken Salad
Grilled Corn Salad
Sweet and Sour Grilled Shrimp

Kitchen 101

How To: Supreme Citrus
Spring Produce Guide
Chocolate Skills
How To: Making a Basic Meringue
How To: Poaching Chicken
How To: Grilling Corn
Summer Produce Guide

Kids Kitchen

5 Ways to Make a Meal More Exciting
Valentine’s Day Pizza and Homemade Pizza Sauce
Layered Rainbow Pudding
How-To: Dyeing Easter Eggs
Fruity Yogurt Dip
Pineapple Banana Pops
Homemade Fruit Leather

Paula Deen Freelance Articles

Brining Poultry (Uncredited Kitchen Basics article)
Clementine Spice Cake
Double Layer Cherry Chocolate Pudding
Granola Bar Cookies
Supreme Pizza Panini

Simple Living Media Freelance Articles

Simple Bites – 5 Tips to Create Vegetarian Friendly Family Meals (Black Bean Burritos)
Simple Bites Nutrition for Picky Eaters (Recipe: Fluffy Banana Oat Pancakes)
Simple Bites – The One in Which I’ve Lost my Groove (Tips for Kitchen Inspiration)
Simple Bites – Salute Spring! Asparagus (Recipe: Cream of Asparagus Soup)
Simple Bites – What to Eat on Hot Summer Nights (Recipe: Versatile Black Bean Salad)
Simple Bites – Frozen Treats: Cherry Limeade Popsicles
Simple Bites – Balanced School Lunches

Skimbaco Lifestyle Freelance Articles

Shrimp Scampi with Tomatoes and Zucchini
Greening School Lunches
Kitchen Lust: Baja Recycled Glass Barware
Not Your Mom’s Aprons (no longer available)
Peach Frozen Yogurt Recipe for Family Movie Night
10 DIY Tips for a Budget Kitchen Makeover
10 Recipes for Baking with Whole Grains

Tablespoon Freelance Articles

Oatmeal Raisin Scones
Spring Mix Salad with Raspberries
Grilled Honey Lemon Chicken
Berry Peachy Smoothie
Creamy Vanilla Almond Frosting
Crunchy Asian Pasta Salad
Tropical Fruit Parfaits
Indian Spice Rub for Salmon
Cilantro Lime Rice
Sparkling Raspberry Lemonade
California “Club” Croissant
Homemade Baked Chicken Strips
Pomegranate, Raspberry, and Nectarine Popsicles
Caprese Salad with Balsamic
Homemade Gelatin Cups
Citrus Berry Quinoa
Using Fresh Basil (no longer available)
Simple Breakfast Muffins (no longer available)
Quick Pinwheel Sandwich Ideas for Lunch (no longer available)
Herb Garden Salad
Garden Vegetable Omelet (no longer available)
Easy Skillet Italian Chicken
Spicy Mexican Breakfast Casserole
Maple Spiced Pears and Pecans (no longer available)
Soft Pumpkin Granola Cookies with Cream Cheese Glaze
Recipe Makeover: Individual Lasagna Casseroles
Italian Wedding Soup with Chicken Meatballs
Apple Cinnamon Streusal Muffins
Thanksgiving Prep Tips (no longer available)
Turkey Brine
One Pot Turkey Curry
How to Make Vanilla Sugar

Other Freelance Work

Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Healthy Holiday Snacking with Orville Redenbacher’s
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Holiday Preparations with Pledge®
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Balanced Life Through Moderation with Hershey’s
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Hunt’s Chat on Mealtime Moments
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Lawry’s Summer Grilling Tips
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Family Togetherness and Mealtime Tips
Panelist for Mom it Forward GNO Twitter party – Delicious Breakfast Tips