Bridget Shirvell is a NY-based freelance writer covering food, travel and sustainability. When she isn’t busy working, Bridget and her husband are often trying to tire out their golden retriever with long walks in the Bronx and along the Connecticut shoreline. Follow her on Instagram: @breeshirvelle.
Bridget has more than a decade of experience writing about farms, food and the people behind our food system. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, Martha Stewart Living, Civil Eats and more.
Bridget has a master’s degree in online media from Quinnipiac University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from George Washington University.
About The Spruce
The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.
Dotdash is among the largest and fastest growing publishers online, and has won over 50 awards in the last year alone, including Digiday's 2020 Publisher of the Year. Dotdash brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Simply Recipes, Serious Eats, Byrdie, Brides, MyDomaine, Lifewire, TripSavvy, Liquor.com, and TreeHugger.