NEW CASTLE, N.Y. -- Happy birthday to New Castle's Sandra Lee.
Lee, a television chef and author. turns 50 on Sunday.
She was born on July 3, 1966, in Santa Monica, Calif.
Since 2005, she has been in a relationship with Gov. Andrew Cuomo and they share a home in New Castle.
The television chef and author is known for her "Semi-Homemade" cooking concept, which combines fresh items with pre-packaged products.
The Food Network premiered "Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee" in 2003. She won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lifestyle/Culinary Host in 2012.
Lee has also released 25 books and a magazine based on her cooking show.