Maria Arredondo is a full-time working mom who always finds time to sit and have a meal with her family. Maria was born and raised in Boyle Heights where she currently lives with her husband, daughter, son and her two puppies. She calls herself an “Accidental Foodie” and loves to write.
Marco A. Covarrubias is a lifelong Northeast L.A. resident currently working for a community-based organization in Boyle Heights. In 2017, he graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona with a bachelor's degree in history and a minor in political science.