Jen Laskey
Jen Laskey
Writer :: Editor :: Producer :: Content Strategist


I am the author of Jen's Candy Jar: Artisanal Candy Recipes for Holidays and Special Occasions and the wine & spirits columnist for SNOW magazine. My writing has appeared in a wide variety of print and digital publications, including SAVEUR, SevenFifty DailyNantucket, In Search of Taste, and Playboy magazines, NBC News, the Inquirer and Mirror newspaper,, and

I've contributed to several Fodor's Travel Guidebooks (Berlin, 2014; New York City, 2010; New England, 2010; Rome, 2009), AOL's Digital City and City's Best Guides, Reader's Digest's Foods That Harm, Foods That Heal, and Duke University's The Duke Diet. 

I have also written for multiple high-profile health experts, including Dr. Sanjay Gupta (chief medical correspondent for CNN), Heidi Murkoff (author of the What to Expect When You're Expecting series), Dr. Arthur Agatston (cardiologist and author of the South Beach Diet), Joy Bauer (TODAY Show nutrition expert and author), Denise Austin (fitness expert, author and TV personality), Jillian Michaels (fitness expert, TV host for The Biggest Loser and author), Dr. Jessica Wu (Hollywood dermatologist and author), and Dr. Laura Berman (relationship therapist, author and TV/radio host), among others.

I specialize in writing about: 

  • Food
  • Wine & Spirits
  • Travel
  • Health
  • Fitness
  • Wellness
  • Behavioral Health
  • Lifestyle
  • Arts & Entertainment

To read examples, explore the clips in my Contently writing portfolio