Photo of Thirsty Radish founder Vanessa YoungWelcome to Thirsty Radish.

Vanessa Young is a published poet, mother, former nonprofit arts director, wife, and instructor among many other roles. In her life, food and experience have always been center stage. From butchers to bakers, her family is a long line of self-taught and professional cooks. Here she shares recipes and ideas for a sensual life.

Vanessa is available for classes, recipe development, writing projects, and collaborations. Say hello through her contact page.

A well-rounded life. A sensual life. This is Thirsty Radish.