photo credit: Christa Meola

photo credit: Christa Meola

Alejandra Ramos is a food and lifestyle expert, blogger, and on-camera host who is passionate about sharing original recipes and entertaining ideas that inspire readers to have fun in the kitchen. She is the creator of the popular food and entertaining blog, which features from-scratch sweet and savory recipes and lifestyle tips that are elegant, playful, and just a little bit decadent.

An experienced and bilingual on-camera personality, Alejandra regularly hosts cooking segments in both English and Spanish. She appears frequently on The TODAY Show as part of their TODAY Tastemakers team of "lifestyle gurus," and Telemundo NY, and has been featured on Good Morning America, Dr. Oz, Hollywood Today LIVE, USA Culture Flash, ABC's The Taste, Food Network Star, The Lisa Oz Show, Univision, and Emeril's Table, among others.

She is a regular contributing food writer to several magazines and websites including, Cosmopolitan for Latinas and Her recipes and expert advice have been featured in O the Oprah Magazine, Real Simple, Cosmopolitan, SHAPE, Latina, Saveur,, The New York Times, The New York Post,,, The Huffington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and many more.

Always Order Dessert has been called one of the "Best of the Web" by and, and listed as one of Gourmet Live's "Favorite Blogs." named Alejandra one of the top "55 Foodies to Follow on Twitter."

Alejandra lives in the aptly named neighborhood of Sugar Hill in New York City with her husband Eugene Smolenskiy, and their dog Hudson. When not cooking, traveling, or entertaining, Alejandra likes to spend her time reading and binge-watching her way through the Netflix and Amazon Prime catalogs.



Alejandra is a natural on camera and in front of audiences of any size. She is available for television appearances, event hosting, print inquiries, brand partnerships, and press trips. Please email her at to get in touch.