How can you not love a family who’ve named their chickens “Kung Pao, Soup, Cacciatore.” ? These are our kind of people.

The “Kung Pao” family mentioned is none other than Michelle Stern of and her lovely clan. We had a great time with them filming a promo for Michelle’s upcoming book, The Whole Family Cookbook.

Former high school teacher now dedicated to teaching seasonal and healthy cooking classes for kids, Michelle’s work is making a difference in so many people’s lives. It was a pleasure to get to know her and her family better as we worked on this project.

Without further fuss or fumble, here’s Michelle’s promo that we produced for The Whole Family Cookbook: