Salt & Wind Contributors

Our diverse team of food, fashion, travel and lifestyle contributors.
Emily Olson

Emily Olson

Em LaFave Olson is the Co-founder of Din. Din connects restaurant kitchens with home kitchens to teach you to become ...

Brandon Matzek

Brandon Matzek

Brandon Matzek is the San Diego-based writer and photographer behind Kitchen Konfidence, a food blog focused on ...

Sonja Overhiser

Sonja Overhiser

Sonja Overhiser is author and co-creator of A Couple Cooks, a whole foods recipe blog. She and her husband Alex are b...

Lynn Chen

Lynn Chen

Lynn Chen is an actor (Silicon Valley, Fear the Walking Dead) who started blogging six years ago (The Actor's Diet,&n...

Dulci Edge

Dulci Edge

Dulci Edge is a freelance art director and native New Yorker based in San Francisco. Obsessed with travel, she chroni...

Amanda Frederickson

Amanda Frederickson

Amanda Frederickson is a chef  in the Williams-Sonoma Test Kitchen. She also tests recipes for cookbooks, is a f...

Renee Byrd

Renee Byrd

Renee Byrd is a writer, photographer, and recipe developer addicted to avocados and ashtanga yoga. She blogs about he...

Vineetha Reddy

Vineetha Reddy

Vineetha Reddy is a writer, practitioner, and advisor of all things related to health, fitness and yoga. She believes...

Tieghan Gerard

Tieghan Gerard

Hi! I’m Tieghan, I am the food photographer, recipe developer and author of the blog Half Baked Harvest. I play...

Paul Lowe

Paul Lowe

Born in Norway live in Brooklyn. Author of 'Sweet Paul: Eat & Make' and Editor in Chief of Sweet Paul Magazine. I...

Shauna Sever

Shauna Sever

Shauna Sever-cookbook author, baking blogger, television host, and mom of two-is The Next Door Baker. With her easy, ...