Lorraine Elliott is the founder and publisher of the food blog Not Quite Nigella. A former Advertising Media Strategist, she began the blog in September of 2007 after repeated suggestions from friends and family. She has been blogging full time since January 2009. The blog features a new story every day with stories alternating between a cooking story and a restaurant review or store visit. Her blog is the most popular food and travel blog in Australia. Her memoir was published by Penguin Books in 2013.
She lives Sydney, Australia with her food apathetic husband and her collection of 140 pairs of shoes.