Debbie Koenig

Debbie Koenig is an award-winning food, diet, and parenting writer. She’s written for such publications as The New York Times, Parents, American Baby, Kiwi, Time Out New York Kids, Weight Watchers, and Natural Health. In January 2012 HarperCollins will publish her first cookbook, Parents Need to Eat Too: 150+ Simple, Healthy Recipes for Sleep-Deprived, Frazzled New Moms & Dads, based on a cooking class she teaches for new moms. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her omnivorous husband, Stephen, and their 4-year-old son, Harry, whose palate is, ahem, discerning in the extreme.