Peggy Hernández on Muck Rack

Peggy Hernández

Covers:  intersection of food & lifestyle, changing eating habits, food education for children, social media impact on food, food travel
Doesn't Cover: restaurant reviews

I write about food for The Boston Globe, @GlobeFood. Savoring journalism, food, travel & good tunes.

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job was writing up "Cook of the Week" for a newspaper in Salinas, California.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned how to type in a high school class. My favorite typewriter: IBM Selectric. Those babies were heavy but great.

How is social media changing news?

Social Media curates new issues as they develop, helping reporters ask up-to-minute questions.