Jolinda Hackett

Expertise: vegetarian, vegan, plant-based diets

Jolinda Hackett is a prolific author, with frequent media appearances and lectures in news outlets around the world. She wrote for The Spruce, contributing hundreds of vegetarian and vegan recipes and articles. Her comprehensive cookbooks showcase a wide range of vegan eating options.


  • Author of five books about vegetarian and vegan cuisine, including "The Vegan Pregnancy Cookbook" and "The Big Book of Vegan Recipes" 
  • International vegetarian and vegan advocate and speaker
  • Wrote for and profiled by major cooking publications, including American Vegan and Food & Home magazine



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,, and TreeHugger.

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