Kristen McCaffrey is the home cook behind the popular recipe and meal planning website Slender Kitchen and author of Stress Free Family Meal Planning - Easy Healthy Recipes for Busy Homes. With two busy little girls at home, Kristen is dedicated to making it easy to get healthy, family meals on the table night after night.
Kristen became obsessed with meal planning after years of struggling to find the secret to making easy and affordable home-cooked meals. Between busy schedules, endless nights staring into the fridge wondering what was for dinner, and a struggle with weight loss, Kristen found meal planning to be the solution she was looking for. Now she wants to help others discover how meal planning can make life easier.
Kristen lives in Kailua, Hawaii with her husband and two daughters, but she grew up in Massachusetts. Kristen attended the University of Notre Dame and has a master's degree from Loyola Marymount University.