Joy Manning

Joy Manning
Education: New York University, Temple University

Joy Manning is a writer, editor, and recipe developer focused on food and health. She is also the author of Stuff Every Cook Should Know and Almost Meatless.


  • Joy has written for The Spruce Eats since April 2020.
  • Her work has appeared on sites such as The,,, and the Washington Post.
  • She has a BA in creative writing from New York University and a Master’s of English and Creative Writing from Temple University.



About The Spruce Eats

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