St. Louis (KSDK) - If you've ever wondered how to get a favorite recipe published in a cookbook, our guest on First @ 4 had some great advice on how to do it.

Brittany Allyn has a recipe in the most recent "Taste of Home" cookbook. She's also a contestant in the cookbook's "Mrs. Holiday" contest, competing against others from across the country for the chance to get a holiday recipe published in time for Christmas.

Click on the video player to see her latest dish, and advice on how to get your recipes in print.