Inspiring and empowering home cooks and healthy eating

About Culinary Oracle

Barbara Newton-Holmes is a writer, photographer, and professionally trained personal chef and instructor, who loves inspiring and empowering home cooks. She believes that fresh, organic, and flavorful foods are key to health.

Her husband Mark called her “the best culinary oracle” when he texted her for ideas of what to make for his Happy Hour.

For more information about culinary writing, coaching, parties, and catering, Contact us or email