anita_chuAnita Chu is a San Francisco based writer and creator of the hugely successful blog Dessert First Girl. Dessert First was nominated for Best Baking and Dessert Blog in Saveur’s First Annual Best Food Blog Awards in 2010. As well, Anita is the author of three cookbooks, Field Guide to Cookies, Field Guide to Candy, and Lollipop Love and garnered her book deals from her blog. Anita’s books and blog have been profiled in the New York Times, Sunset and The Washington Post, among other publications. She is also a freelance food writer, stylist, and photographer.