Michelle Blackwood is the creative blogger at Healthier Steps, with more than 20 years as a vegan and 7 years on a gluten-free diet. Michelle aspires to help families get healthier, one step at a time. She is always experimenting in the kitchen. She takes traditional recipes and updates them with her unique healthy vegan and gluten-free twist. She creates delicious recipes for busy parents that are easy to prepare and flavorful. Her recipes include a wide variety of meals from Soul Food cooking, to Caribbean cuisine and gourmet dishes.