Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Erin Scott and Laura McLively

Laura McLively

is an Oakland-based registered dietitian and food writer. An avid home cook, Laura is the creator of My Berkeley Bowl, a popular blog about cooking with unusual fruits and vegetables from Berkeley Bowl, from which the seeds for her Berkeley Bowl Cookbook took root. McLively has worked at the Native American Health Center in Oakland since 2009, where she is currently the Director of Nutrition and Fitness.

Erin Scott is a food and lifestyle photographer who works out of her North Berkeley garden studio. Inspired by nature’s bounty, Erin has photographed nearly twenty books, most recently The Berkeley Bowl Cookbook, and her images have been featured in Sunset Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, Edible SF, and the Huffington Post. Erin is also a passionate home cook and author of the Yummy Supper cookbook, which was honored by the BPL in 2015.