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Behind the Scenes of Being a Black Food Blogger w/ Fit Men Cook

Today we’re chatting with our good friend Kevin Curry about the ups and downs of being a black food blogger. Kevin started Fit Men Cook over 8 years ago, and has developed a loyal community of over 1 million followers online. Today we’ll be diving into all the behind the scenes tea, from recipes to dating in quarantine. 


In This Episode We’ll Cover:

  • Our experiences getting paid less than our white counterparts to do the same work 
  • Frustrations of being a black person in a predominately white food industry 
  • Transitioning your brand from a passion project into a business
  • Where Kevin gets recipe inspo from 
  • What Kevin’s DM’s are looking like (wink, wink) & MORE! 

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