Kara Baskin

Kara Baskin is a contributing writer at Serious Eats.
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Education: Mount Holyoke College
  • Kara is a contributing editor at Boston Magazine, as well as a weekly contributor at The Boston Globe, and the parenting reporter for JewishBoston.  
  • Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Slate, NPR, The New Republic, Architectural Digest, Better Homes & Gardens, Bon Appetít, Elle, Roads & Kingdoms, Serious Eats, Time, Women’s Health, and Washingtonian.
  • She co-authored the book Size Matters: The Hard Facts About the Male Anatomy That Every Woman Should Know (2008). 


About Serious Eats

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