Stephanie Gallagher

Expertise: home cooking

Stephanie Gallagher wrote for The Spruce, contributing recipes and articles for over six years. The author of four books, Stephanie has been featured on Oprah, National Public Radio, Lifetime television, and other major media outlets.


  • Journalist and food writer
  • Author of four books on topics relevant to family life
  • Featured in television and radio interviews


Stephanie is a prolific author. She has written hundreds of food articles and interviewed dozens of famous chefs. When she isn't in the kitchen developing new recipes, she can be found poring over cookbooks or browsing the aisles of local food stores and farmers markets for the latest and greatest kitchen products and foods.

Stephanie comes from a long line of farmers who helped instill in her the importance of respecting the environment and appreciating the source of our food supply.



Stephanie Gallagher received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Dickinson College.

Awards and Publications

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.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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