Nutrition journalist Lisa Maxbauer Price is the author and photographer behind the book Squash Boom Beet. She spent 10 years in
New York City working as a magazine editor before moving to the Midwest. She currently contributes to multiple national publications, writing on health, nutrition and parenting.

She is a contributor at First for Women magazine and has blogged for The New York Times. She currently lives in Northern
Michigan with her husband and three sons.

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