When I was an editor at O, the Oprah Magazine, I loved meeting and talking with up-and-coming food entrepreneurs. I wrote a story about some of the most inspiring ones I met — and readers loved it! I wished I could write a similar story, month after month. Instead, I was able to turn the buzz about my story into a book deal, and Cooking Up a Business comes out December 3rd. Here’s how I did it — and how you can, too.