Jennifer Sorenson, Founder
Jennifer is a California native. She was born and raised in Northern California, but has spent most of her adult life in Los Angeles. She is an actor, writer, producer and single mother. Her first blog, “I Fart in My Sleep: Confessions of An Embarrassing Life”, was turned into a theatrical production that premiered in Los Angeles in early 2013. It is now on its way to New York. Jennifer has the experience of living a “double life”. She spends half of her time living with her daughter as a single mom and the other half living as a singleton in her own apartment. She started ChikFood out of a want to visit a lifestyle website she could relate to. She’s no Martha, Gwyneth or Oprah. She’s just Jen and that’s fine with her. She’s an open book, blemishes and all. She has had her share of drunken moments, has done drugs, was in several emotionally abusive relationships and one physically abusive one, is co-dependent, has a crap relationship with some members of her family, is divorced, is insecure, goes to therapy, is a playwright, ran a marathon, jumped out of a plane, took care of her father as he died, is trying her best, is now loving life, is doing things that scare her, is trying to live authentically, thinks she’s becoming the person she’s always wanted to be and is proud to be someone’s mother.
Linda Mason, Photographer
Linda is an award winning photographer, winning the 2001 Grand Prize Professional Award from Tamron Industries and also Honorable Mention in the 2005 SanDisk Int’l Digital Photo Contest, the 2005 North Carolina Museum of Art, Focus on Photography contest, the 2006 Int’l Photography Lucie Awards as well as the 2009 Photographer’s Forum Contest. Linda has had photos exhibited at the North Carolina Museum of Art as well as exhibits in Los Angeles at the Chrome Gallery and The Arclight Hollywood. She has self-published a photography book “The Days of the Dead” and is currently producing a photography book on Portuguese Bloodless Bullfighting entitled “Fiesta Brava”. www.lindamasonphotography.com