A Flourless Torte Confession

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Something happened on the way to the kitchen… Actually, something happened on the way to the presses. BRAVO! Executive Chef and Co-Founder, Dan Blumenthal, shares the mistake in one of the recipes in The BRAVO! Way. Here’s the correct recipe and we do encourage you to try this at home!   19 oz.  semi-sweet chocolate, […]

The “Secret Sauce” of The BRAVO! Way

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Dawn Dugle dropped in to visit with Mary Wieden on SuperTalk Jackson Friday morning to talk about The BRAVO! Way book tour. Mary asked Dawn to share the “secret sauce” to the success of Jeff Good and Dan Blumenthal, after 25 years. It’s really pretty simple… You can catch Dawn, Dan and Jeff on tour. […]

Speaking and Book Tour Dates

2019 April 17, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – The “Secret Sauce” of Running a Successful Business, Reading and Book signing at Reservoir Career Women luncheon. May 2, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Reading and Signing at St James Book Club Luncheon  

The BRAVO! Way, now available for pre-orders

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BRAVO! Italian Restaurant and Bar will celebrate 25 years of business in 2019. It’s an institution in Jackson, Mississippi. A destination restaurant where on any given night you’ll find people on first dates, fiftieth dates, celebrating birthdays and anniversaries, getting engaged or just having a night out with friends. The restaurant is the brainchild of […]

The BRAVO! Way: Building a Southern Restaurant Dynasty

BRAVO! Italian Restaurant and Bar will celebrate 25 years of business in 2019. It’s an institution in Jackson, Mississippi. A destination restaurant where on any given night you’ll find people on first dates, fiftieth dates, celebrating birthdays and anniversaries, getting engaged or just having a night out with friends. The restaurant is the brainchild of two […]

Ode to my smartphone

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You always think there will be more time. More time to share the things you love. More time to do the right things. In the middle of an inspirational day, I look down at you – and you stare blankly back at me. No sign of life. Nothing I can do can get you to […]

Running for my life

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My father never met a fixer-upper he didn’t want to fix up. My entire childhood was spent looking for our next project, fixing it up, and then selling that one to move to the next. He wasn’t “flipping” houses. This was how he relaxed. He worked hard at work, then came home and worked some […]

Writing Portfolio

Writing: Professional writer for 25 years, with experience in television, newspaper, magazine, digital video and business writing. Published author of two dozen nationally syndicated feature and news articles and two video blogs within the USA Today network. Author of news and feature articles published in: Mississippi 2 magazine, The Clarion-Ledger, USA Today, Austin-American Statesman, Jackson […]

About Dawn

Dawn Dugle is an award-winning storyteller and writer who travels the country teaching businesses and non-profit organizations how to tell and share their stories. She has helped small businesses, Fortune 500 companies and the Federal Government build their brands to reach more customers. In 2015, Ms. Dugle also earned a spot in the worldwide Top 500 […]