My name is Kristyn Granahan. I’m super excited you’re here – because we’re a lot alike, you and I. We both love to cook! Okay, okay… let’s be real. We both just love to eat, and eat good!

For me it all started standing on a chair hovering over my mom baking desserts, or watching my grandpa cook us up some chili from across the kitchen. As I got older, I started making cakes for side money and really developed a passion for food. I went on to culinary school and earned my degree and certification. I got the chance to try out for American Culinary Federation Jr. Team USA, where I participated in the Culinary World Cup in Luxembourg and various other cooking competitions as team captain.

What do I have to say about all my experiences? It is really like it is on TV… Chefs do yell at you, and sometimes even throw things. But also, cooking is simple, once you’ve mastered basic techniques. I am excited to share my passion with you. Let’s have fun!

Meet The Team:

Gender: Female

Age: 24

Languages: English and Kitchen Spanish

Favorite Food: Tacos and anything stuffed with caramel

Relationship Status: Tacos and anything stuffed with caramel

Oh, wait. This isn’t my Facebook biography?

When I entered the culinary industry, it was my primary mission to bring the family back around the table, creating community and fellowship through home cooked meals. In the age of intimidating Pinterest food and meal kit delivery services, I desire to teach the basics of cooking, so finding our way in the kitchen is less terrifying. The past six years in commercial kitchens, culinary school, private catering, and working as a culinary teacher, I hope I can provide easy recipes and tips from my professional and personal experiences to encourage a new love for cooking and, of course, eating good food!

 

 Jen is a cook, photographer, and overall badass. On top of working in a restaurant, she does independent catering and photography. After going to school for business, she went to culinary to pursue her passion for food. She’s got an incredible Instagram feed featuring her hashtag theme #WhatJenHolds. Check her out here.

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