Sean Timberlake

Sean Timberlake
Expertise: food preservation, canning and preserving, foraging

Sean Timberlake is a home preserving and brewing expert with over 20 years of writing experience. His site, Punk Domestics, is a popular resource and community for home preservation, canning, brewing, and foraging enthusiasts.


  • Freelance food writer
  • Founder of Punk Domestics
  • Leads culinary tours in Italy and San Francisco



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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