Ellen Sweets

Ellen Sweets is a former reporter for The Dallas Morning News, St. Louis Post Dispatch and The Denver Post. She is the author of Stirring It Up with Molly Ivins.
  • Friends and Foodies

    Food writer Ellen Sweets and columnist Molly Ivins were friends for 20 years. Their bond deepened in the kitchen, where they shared recipes for […] Full Story

  • A Meal and a Message

      I rarely, if ever, eat at places along interstate highways, even if they are called “Mom’s Diner” or “Buddy’s Place,” partly because I […] Full Story

  • Cooking with Molly

    Rather than whimper about my newfound icky-city home, I resolved to join something where I might meet kindred yellow-dog, populist spirits. So as soon […] Full Story