Jamie Schler writes stories inspired by food, culture, travel, and the real people she meets in real life, every day. Jamie has worked in the world of art in Philadelphia and New York, as a milliner in Milan, Italy, and gastronomic tourism in Paris. She now lives in Chinon, France where she owns and runs the Hôtel Diderot with her husband. An award-winning freelance writer, her work has appeared in The Art of Eating, Fine Cooking, France Magazine, Modern Farmer, Leite's Culinaria, and The Kitchn among other publications. She blogs at Life's a Feast and her first cookbook Oranges will be published by Gibbs Smith in the autumn of 2017.