Kristen Swensson Sturt

Location: Bloomfield, New Jersey
Education: The New School, SUNY Geneseo
  • Kristen developed a variety of recipes for Serious Eats, many of which were featured in the “Healthy & Delicious” column, including salads, pasta, cocktails, cookies, and side dishes.   
  • She has written for MSN, NBC, Twin Cities PBS, Serious Eats, HuffPost, The Morning Sun, and Considerable, among others. She focuses on topics related to health, wellness, and lifestyle.   
  • Kristen founded the food and personal finance blog Cheap Healthy Good, which became a thriving resource for 14k daily readers and was featured on CBS Early Show,,, and Lifehacker.


About Serious Eats

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