Karen Petersen of Farmington is one of 10 finalists in Reynolds Consumer Products' contest to become the Reynolds Real Mom.
Five of the 10 finalists will be chosen to be an official Reynolds spokesperson for 2013, sharing tips for using company products such as aluminum foil, slow cooker liners, muffin cup liners, and parchment paper.
Petersen is the author of www.365daysofcrockpot.com and the popular cookbook, "365 Days of Slow Cooking" (Covenant Communications, 2012, $25.99).
Through March 27, the 10 finalists are competing on the Reynolds Wrap Facebook page at www.Facebook.com/ReynoldsKitchens, dispensing cooking and household tips. Fans are asked to vote and help choose the five winners.
The five will be featured in Reynolds advertising, attend media events and will continue to provide recipes and tips in the kitchen online.