Linda Horning is a registered dietitian and former diabetes educator. Most recently, she has worked as a Clinical Educator for Novo Nordisk and a health educator and provider for Chapa-De Indian Health Program, Inc. Her experience includes a wide variety of nutrition-related jobs, both in clinical and community settings. She has been a WIC Coordinator, Head Start Nutritionist, and both a Clinical and Consulting Dietitian. She co-wrote The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Fasting with Eve Adamson and contributed to Beef Busters, by Marissa Cloutier, M.S., R.D.
Linda’s love of writing extends back to her early years on a rural Pennsylvania farm, but she loves to write about the adventures she has shared with her family in Nevada City, CA. Together, they enjoy backcountry and downhill skiing, hiking, biking and kayaking. More recently, she has begun to write about some of the adventures she has shared with her family during her travels in Nepal. Together, they hiked the Annapurna Loop Trail on two occasions spaced seven years apart, completing the east side and crossing the 17,769-foot pass in June of 2014.