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Why follow? Food blogger Amanda Livesay has been sharing recipes on Fake Ginger since 2007. She’s an infantry wife, a mother to three, and an infatuated dog lover. Livesay’s winning combination of sarcasm and sprinkles has garnered her over 4 million Pinterest followers.

Notable Boards:
Break-the-Fast / Sweet Nothings / Clem & Pen (homemade pet food)

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Why follow? Simple: The account’s name is nothing but the truth. Chung-Ah Rhee created her food blog in 2011 and has been a powerhouse in the online food community ever since. She lives in L.A., where she creates all of her amazing recipes in her tiny, closet-sized kitchen. Her Pinterest account is a great source for quick, satisfying dinners and a lot more.

Notable Boards:
Asian-Inspired Dishes / Jar Foods / Burgers/Sandwiches/Wraps/Tacos/Etc

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Why follow? Molly Yeh made the big move from Brooklyn, NY to a farm outside of Grand Forks, North Dakota, where her husband is a fifth-generation farmer. She graduated from Juilliard with a degree in Percussion, but during her time in New York, she also fell wildly in love with food. Follow her on Pinterest as she pursues both of her passions.

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if only I was a barbie (colorful foods) / mr. and mrs. egg / nosh (snacking 2.0)

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Why follow? John and Dana are a husband-and-wife team from Oregon who specialize in simple, beginner-friendly recipes that use just a handful of ingredients and take 30 minutes (or less!) to make. They’ve also got plenty of gluten-free and vegan options — and beautiful photography.

Notable Boards:
yummy eats / Oh coffee, my love / #CrackLifeOpen List

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Why follow? Tablespoon is a good go-to source for recipes, food hacks, how-tos and party ideas. Every single board on their Pinterest account is dedicated to food, ranging from baking to summer eats.

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EZ Peasy / You Had Me @ Bacon / Rainbow Radness

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Why follow? Averie shares new recipes on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, meaning her Pinterest followers will have something new to drool over almost every day of the week.

Notable Boards:
White Chocolate / Cookie Dough & Truffles / Bars & Blondies

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Why follow? Faith’s photography skills make for beautiful, sophisticated food pins that will impress everyone who follows you.

Notable Boards:
Oats & Porridge / Indian Flavors / Savory Tarts

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Why follow? Naomi’s baking philosophy is “have fun and don’t worry about the failures, learn from them and throw out most conventions to find your creativity.” It’s the successes that come from that experimentation that have earned Naomi such a large following on her blog and social media, including Pinterest.

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Bites: Pizza / Bites: Dips, Spreads, and Sauces / Dessert Bites: Cookies

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Why follow? Ali, the Kansas City blogger behind Gimme Some Oven, loves getting to spend time around the table with good people and good food. If you ever make one of her recipes, tag it #gimmesomeoven on Instagram and she might stop by to say hey.

Notable Boards:
biscoff / dips & salsas / food blogging props

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Why follow? Former elementary school teacher Lindsay has been running Pinch of Yum full-time (with her tech-savvy husband Bjork) for some time now. Following her on Pinterest will most likely make you jealous of her job.

Notable Boards:
Quick & Easy Meals / Filipino Food / Smoothies & Blended Treats

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Why follow? Jo brings a taste of Romania to many of her recipes, and her Pinterest account is a delicious way to explore that heritage.

Notable Boards:
Vegetarian Recipes / Chocolate Everything Chocolate / Crockpot Recipes


Why follow? Cheri wants to simplify your time in the kitchen with her tips, recipes and tricks without sacrificing the quality of wholesome food.

Notable Boards:
Can It, Freeze It, Preserve It / Beyond Toast / #BeEggsquisite

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Why follow? Peabody’s goal as a cook is to inspire you with simple, accessible, and sometimes indulgent recipes you’ll want to make as soon as you see them. If you follow her on Pinterest, chances are that you won’t be able to resist.

Notable Boards:
Peabody’s Muffin Madness / Bust Out the Fat Pants / Yankee Doodle Dandy

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Why follow? Anetta started her food blog because her friends were beyond tired of her posting cell phone pictures of her dinners on Facebook. Her Pinterest followers sure don’t complain about her tantalizing recipe pins.

Notable Boards:
Breakfasts from Around the World / Meatless Monday / Take-Out Fake-Out

Why follow? Joanne started blogging in 2009, during her senior year in college, as a way to teach herself how to cook and avoid dorm food. Since then, she has embraced a vegetarian, whole-foods based lifestyle and filled up her Pinterest boards with delicious meat-free recipes.

Notable Boards:
Mac and Cheese For President / Eat Your Greens / Cookie Butter Me Up

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Why follow? Brandy O’Nieill, better know as The Nutmeg Nanny, left the cornfields of Ohio for the rolling hills of the Hudson Valley region of New York. Her food is influenced by her small town roots as well as her many travels around the world. Follow her on Pinterest through her mostly sweet, but sometimes savory life.

Notable Boards:
Mac & Cheese Love / Grilled Cheese Love / Pasta Love

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Why follow? Carrian, the brains behind Sweet Basil, divides her pinning energy between Nutella recipes and fitness routines. We applaud the wife and mother of two for being so well-balanced.

Notable Boards:
Sweet Basil Soup / Condiments / Canning

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Why follow?: The southern belle behind Spicy Southern Kitchen, Christin, turns up the heat when she throws down in the kitchen. Christin is continuously trying new foods and experimenting in the kitchen because she hates the repetitive and mundane when it comes to cooking. Follow her Pinterest for some spice in your life.

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An Apple a Day / Everything NUTELLA / Fruit on the Grill


Why? Sally likes to take pictures, write, run, and bake. The kitchen is where her creative juices flow and Sally’s Baking Addiction is where she shares it all with the world. The baking addict claims to be “no Betty Crocker,” but can make a mean salted caramel apple pie. You can find the pie and much more on her Pinterest.

Notable Boards:
Sally’s Skinny Recipes / The Great Holiday Pinterest Board / Everything S’MORES

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Why follow? Tiffany is a self-taught cook and lover of all things white chocolate. Her incredible photography skills make even the simplest meals look exquisite.

Notable Boards:
secrets of a chef / sweet treats: cake mixes / Sugar Coma

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Why follow? Recipegirl.com houses over 2,700 original and adapted recipes. With over 100 boards dedicated to food on Pinterest, you’re bound to find a pin for what you’re craving.

Notable Boards:
Warm & Cozy In a Mug / Droolworthy Recipes / FOR THE LOVE OF CHEESE

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Why follow? There’s nothing Jacklyn won’t do for some good enchiladas with lots of ooey-gooey cheese. (Yes please.) Follow her Pinterest for top-notch indulgent recipes.

Notable Boards:
Pies, Pastries & Crumbles / International Cuisine / food substitutions/tips


Why follow? Originally from Brazil, Olivia created Primavera Kitchen to inspire people to make more homemade food and healthier choices. Her recipes are very much influenced by her Brazilian heritage as well as North American cooking.

Notable Boards:
One-pot Recipes / Salads!!! / Skinny Cookies

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Why follow? Alexis started her blog in 2013 to share healthy recipes and teach others that living a clean lifestyle can be fun and exciting. Her Pinterest boards help sort her beautiful recipes according to special diets and allergens.

Notable Boards:
Frozen and Fabulous / FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD / Crave: Egg-Free

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Why follow? Oh My Veggie’s goal is not to recreate the experience of eating meat. They provide vegetarian recipes using real ingredients that are delicious in their own right. Follow Oh My Veggies on Pinterest for tons of variety and new ideas to inspire your own cooking.

Notable Boards:
Chia, Flax & Other Seedy Things / Veggie Taco Party / Grilled Cheese Obsession

Cookie + Kate / Via cookieandkate.com

Why follow? The Kate half of Cookie + Kate is totally and utterly obsessed with food. She daydreams about new recipes, devours cookbooks, and keeps up with food policy and nutrition. Kate chooses to not use meat in her recipes, so you will find vegetarian-friendly recipes all over her Pinterest.

Notable Boards:
mexican vegetarian / favorite cookbooks / spring-y dishes

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Why follow? Of course we had to plug our own food-filled Pinterest! BuzzFeed Food is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and all the snacks you require in between.

Notable Boards:
Bakeries Around The World / buzzfeed original recipes / very vegetarian

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