Inspiring Healthy Cooking

 Author & Journalist

TV Host


Welcome to my world!

A world in which healthy cooking is oxygen!

Many people associate healthy cooking with boring taste and flavorless foods. My mission is to prove that healthy eating can not only be delicious, but also that food is medicine, and that by living a healthy lifestyle you can take control of your health and of your life. Every aspect of my work imparts a philosophy of joyful cooking, whether in front of the camera as a reporter or spokesperson, behind the camera as producer or stylist, or in the kitchen developing recipes. So, let’s get cooking and collaborate!

Chef Leticia

Spokesperson & TV HOST

For almost two decades, Leticia has combined dual careers as chef and author with her work as spokesperson and TV host. She is experienced in several aspects of communication, including extensive media training, SMT (satellite media tours), live events and keynote speaking.

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About Chef Leticia

My Story

Food for Leticia is not just a profession, but a lifetime passion. She was born and raised in Brazil, where food is a cultural fascination. After a B.A. in Economics, she moved to NYC and enrolled at the French Culinary Institute. Following cooking school, she acquired exceptional hands-on experience while working at some of the most prestigious restaurants in the world: Le Cirque 2000, La Grenouille, La Caravelle, and Payard Patisserie and Bistro.

Featured in national & international media

Journalist & Author

Chef Leticia in Writing

Rarely do we think of a chef as a writer or journalist. Or a speaker. Or a producer. Or a spokesperson for a health campaign…

Living the life of a chef and working in many restaurants, she realized it was an impossible task to be a CHEF and a MOM at the same time. A deep desire to remain in the food industry pointed her to the food media avenue. She went back to school to study Journalism.


A celebration of healthy cooking. The definitive source for recipes and healthy living


Recipes & articles that bring health, cooking and passion to an intersection while making the everyday exceptional.

Blog & Recipes

Recipes with a mission for people on a mission.


Leticia guides the media through a variety of topics from diabetes to lifestyle, culture, fitness, health, travel and cooking.

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Blog Articles & Recipes

International Flavor

Chef Leticia is Multi-Lingual & Multi-Cultural

Leticia was born and raised in Brazil, and since an early age she’s been exposed to many different languages.
She is fluent and works in 3 languages: English, Spanish and Portuguese.




Multi Lingual

Colleagues, Mentors & Clients


Brand Partners

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“Cook your own food. You’ll grow to love it, and it will reward you forever.“

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