Elizabeth Passarella is the author of the essay collection Good Apple: Tales of a Southern Evangelical in New York. She is a contributing editor for Southern Living and has spent more than 20 years writing about food, travel, home design, and parenting in outlets including Real Simple, Vogue, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Parents, Martha Stewart Weddings, and Apartment Therapy’s The Kitchn. She grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, and graduated with a degree in journalism from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her second book, It Was an Ugly Couch Anyway, will be published by Thomas Nelson in May 2023.
Elizabeth lives in New York City with her husband and three children.