Cool Food Panel of Influencers

NFRA's 2018 Cool Food Panelists are foodies, chefs, nutritionists and recipe developer that love sharing their stories and most importantly their recipes! NFRA has compiled this panel of individuals to create appetizing recipes using delicious products and to share the story of frozen and refrigerated foods with consumers through their blogs and social media channels. Find out more about each panelist!

Sally Kuzemchak, MS, RD of Real Mom Nutrition *New in 2018!*
Sally is a registered dietitian, educator, and mom of two boys who blogs at, a no-judgments zone about feeding a family. She is a Contributing Editor for Parents magazine and is the author of the forthcoming book, The 101 Healthiest Foods For Kids. She also collaborated with Cooking Light on Dinnertime Survival Guide, a cookbook for busy families. In her spare time, she loads and unloads the dishwasher. Then loads it again.
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Chef Billy Parisi of Billy Parisi
Hello, I’m Billy Parisi, but to some I’m known as “Chef Billy Parisi.” I do a little bit of this and a little bit of that, but for the most part I’m a Food & Content Creator, Sometimes TV Host, Digital and Social Strategist, Influencer, Picture Taker, Coffee Drinker, Daddy, Husband, College Sports Enthusiast, Fashionisto, Film & Music Lover!
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Silvia Martinez of Mama Latina Tips
Silvia is one of a unique and small group of bilingual mom bloggers in the U.S. She started cooking at 12 years old and happily shares tips, Mexican dishes and Latin-inspired recipes in her award-winning blog, Silvia lives on California's Central Coast with her husband and two children. She loves cooking, reading, playing board games, organizing fiestas and sharing her Disney adventures as Editor-in Chief at
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Julie Tran Deily of The Little Kitchen *New in 2018!*
Julie was a software engineer for ten years and during that time, she started The Little Kitchen, her food blog in December 2009. She shares on her blog recipes that are accessible to the home cook as well as her travels and personal stories about her life and family. 
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Dawn Lopez of Cutefetti
Dawn loves sharing creative living ideas for busy families on her blog Cutefetti. Among inspiring foodie ideas, simple shortcuts & adorable party ideas and projects, she draws readers in using her own fun authentic stories. She loves painting a picture of how readers can re-create her fuss free ideas for themselves right at home and learn how to truly enjoy life to the fullest!
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Ashley Cote of Spoonful of Flavor
Ashley is a Florida-based food and travel writer, recipe developer and photographer. She is always up for a new adventure and craves unique food and wine. Her recipes are easy yet impressive and are always packed with wholesome ingredients and fresh flavors.
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Natalie Lesnefsky of At Home With Natalie
Natalie, wife and mother of five, writes a lifestyle blog where she shares her family life, creative ideas and how she celebrates motherhood... embracing the crazy! Over the past 8+ years, she has welcomed readers into her life with authentic and uplifting posts. She enjoys interacting with the community of readers who, like her, want to live a joyful and creative family life!

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Trevor and Jennifer Debth of Show Me the Yummy *New in 2018!*
We’re Trevor and Jennifer, the creators behind Show Me the Yummy! On our site, you’ll find easy recipes for yummy food! When we’re not working, you’ll likely find us binge-watching the latest TV show, playing with our fur baby, Teddy, or traveling around the US. We’re SO pumped to be partnering with NFRA this year and we can't wait to show YOU the yummy!
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Bobbi Burleson of Bobbi’s Kozy Kitchen
Bobbi is a mom of two and grandmother to one who lives with her boyfriend and two furbabies. She is a cancer survivor who loves sharing her journey to change the way she ate and to show that “cooking simple delicious food is easy.” Bobbi shares not only recipes, but a little about herself, her experiences and her crazy family on her blog which began in 2011.
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Christina Lane of Dessert for Two
Dessert for Two is a small-batch baking and cooking blog run by Christina Lane. She has written 3 cookbooks all about cooking and baking for two, and is currently working on #4.

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Dani Meyer of The Adventure Bite
Dani, her husband and two sons live in Central Oregon. Their website is “dedicated to helping busy families get out of ‘the cooking rut’ for good!” They create easy twists on whole food weekday meals, simple entertaining recipes and desserts you can whip up in no time. They test their recipes in their professional studio as well!
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Derek Campanile of Dad With a Pan *New in 2018!*
Derek's mission is to get dads who may or may not know how to cook, to give mom a night off in the kitchen and to make it fun to come back to the table by enjoing great food.
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