Julie Hartigan Julie is a chef, recipe developer, and food writer with over two decades of experience in the culinary arts. Highlights: * Recipe developer at Saveur Magazine * Production assistant at Food Network * Chef at a self-owned culinary business * Cooking instructor * Regular recipe contributor to FitPregnancy.com * Brand consultant to Nutrient Foods and Yevo * Freelance recipe developer and writer for Bed Bath & Beyond and Weight Watcher branded products * Freelance food writer for Weight Watchers magazine About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.