Meet Amari (Cheffer) Thomsen MS, RD, LDN
Creator of Eat Chic Chicago
Registered Dietitian, Blogger, and Food Enthusiast
Welcome to Eat Chic Chicago!
Meet Amari (pronounced Am-marie)!
Amari is a holistic-minded registered dietitian, blogger and food enthusiast! As a native of Omaha, Nebraska, Amari graduated from Loyola University of Chicago with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and later completed her nutrition education at the University of Illinois at Chicago with a Master’s degree in Nutrition Science. After starting her blog back in 2009, Amari has since expanded her career by developing her own nutrition private practice, Eat Chic Chicago.
As a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Westin A. Price Foundation, Amari is focused on integrating modern and traditional techniques to promote real food nutrition. Amari’s big picture approach encourages you to support your own unique biochemistry and metabolism while establishing a healthy relationship with food beyond calorie counting and dietary restrictions.
With previous experience as a Nutrition Coach for Lifetime Fitness and as a Healthy Eating Specialist for Whole Foods Market Amari understands how wholesome natural food choices have the power to heal the body inside and out. Amari lives in Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood with her husband and loves cooking in her small urban kitchen, developing delicious recipes, writing, running, crossfit, and shopping at local farmers markets.
Learn how to fuel your body with the food it deserves with Eat Chic Chicago’s unique nutrition services! Contact Amari via email or Twitter at firstname.lastname@example.org or @EatChic and like Eat Chic Chicago on Facebook!
Interested in becoming a Registered Dietitian? Check out my story to learn more about how I got my start!