Kirsten Nunez

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Hudson Valley, NY
State University Of New York College At Oneonta, Texas Women's University
Recipe Writing, Healthy Food Trends, Filipino Cuisine
  • As a first-generation Filipino American, Kirsten grew up eating a diverse combination of ingredients and meals.
  • When she's not writing, Kirsten is likely consuming documentaries and books on food history and its cultural significance.
  • Cooking for other people (and her dog) is her love language.


Kirsten has worked as a professional health, food, and lifestyle journalist for nearly a decade. Her work has appeared in digital publications such as MyRecipes, VegNews, Mindbodygreen, eHow, Hunker, Shape, SELF, Real Simple, and Martha Stewart. Kirsten has also created original recipes for health food brands, which have appeared on products in stores.


Kirsten holds a bachelor's degree in dietetics and a master's degree in nutrition.
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