Nutrition journalist Lisa Maxbauer Price is the author and photographer behind the new children's book, Squash Boom Beet: an Alphabet for Healthy, Adventurous Eaters (Blue Bay Books, 2016). This fun hardcover field guide contains 56 pages of beautiful photography featuring healthy foods from more than 50 Northern Michigan farms, gardens, schools and stores.
Maxbauer Price spent 10 years in
New York City working as a magazine editor before moving to the Midwest. She currently contributes to multiple national publications, writing on health, nutrition and parenting.
She is a contributor at First for Women magazine and has blogged for The New York Times. She currently lives in Northern Michigan with her husband and three sons.