FOOD LOVING DIETITIAN. WIFE. MAMA. DIET CULTURE DROPOUT. MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCATE. INTROVERTED EXTROVERT. BIRD DOG WRANGLER. COOKWARE
Kaleigh McMordie is a registered dietitian, recipe developer and food photographer in Abilene, Texas where she lives with her husband, two young daughters and brittany spaniels. With over 7 years experience as a food blogger after starting the recipe blog Lively Table, Kaleigh is an expert in culinary nutrition. She is passionate about helping people enjoy the process of cooking healthy, delicious meals and find joy in eating - starting from the very beginning. A mom of two, she is also an expert in baby led weaning, helping babies develop eating skills and experience a wide range of flavors in order to foster healthy eating habits and positive relationships with food.
Kaleigh loves all things coffee, wine and cookware. She hates laundry, small talk, and slow drivers. When she's not in the kitchen, she Kaleigh can be found curled up with a book, practicing yoga, or going on adventures with her family in their small airplane.
Kaleigh holds a Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, a Masters in Clinical Nutrition from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, where she also completed her dietetic internship. She is a Registered Dietitian and Licensed Dietitian in Texas, as well as a member of the Baby Led Weaning Dietitians Network. Kaleigh has been featured in popular health and wellness and cooking websites and magazines such as mindbodygreen, Cooking Light, VeryWell, Shape, Healthline, Food Network, PopSugar, Well + Good, Today's Dietitian and NBC News.