Ruthie Hollander was born in Germany, grew up in Michigan, and has been in New York for the last five years. She has a B.S. in Psychology and has taught in both religious and public schools for four years. Ruthie loves inventing new recipes, exploring different neighborhoods with friends, doing yoga late at night, and reading library books that teach her new things. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Max, her dog Momo, and lots of plants.