Claire is an unabashed food enthusiast. She was born and raised in Los Angeles and has turned food into an intellectual and grumbling-stomach driven passion. Because of her proximity to great restaurants and food stuffs, the dive into the culinary arena has been exciting for an inquisitive gourmand such as herself. A self taught chef, coupled with her incurable curiosity about food has pushed her to taste, create, and study anything and everything. Claire works as a commercial director, food photographer, and writer, using her blog as an experimental playground.