Hola! I’m Jamie.

Hola! I’m Jamie.

Hi! I’m Jamie, the recipe developer and food photographer behind A Sassy Spoon, a food blog for home cooks looking for approachable comfort food recipes with a twist.

Born and raised in South Florida, I’m a first generation Cuban-American who loved watching Mami cook for the whole family as a kid. As a result, I now enjoy developing my own recipes inspired by my rich heritage and other culinary experiences. From everyday recipes to Latin staples and sweet treats, there’s something here for everyone!

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    Common Questions

    My background is in digital marketing where I was a digital strategist for big-time clients in the culinary space. Prior to that, I worked in the healthcare industry managing a team while climbing the corporate ladder. After a few career detours, I finally decided to take the leap and bring my entrepreneurial dreams to life with A Sassy Spoon! Read more about how I quit my job + became a food blogger. It’s a good story!

    Yep! I traded an office for a kitchen and now I enjoy developing approachable comfort food recipes with a twist for brands and this blog. All recipes on A Sassy Spoon were developed by me.

    Yes, I’m the primary food photographer behind A Sassy Spoon. I started with an iPhone 6S and now use a Canon 6D Mark II. I absolutely love food photography! Here’s more info about my photography equipment.

    Yes! I’m happy to work with brand partners that align with my goals, vision, and values. Past partnerships on this blog include Califia Farms, Simple Mills, Bob’s Red Mills, and many more! You can reach out to me directly at jamie[at]asassyspoon.com.

    With With Jamie

    While I have an extensive background in digital marketing, my passion lies in all things food. Having worked with clients in consumer packaged goods, travel, electronics, lifestyle, entertainment, healthcare and non-profit, I do enjoy putting my digital marketing experience to use by consulting with culinary brands and bloggers to help meet their goals and objectives.

    Here are a few ways we can work together:

    • Recipe Development
    • Food Photography
    • Brand Ambassadorships
    • Sponsored Content
    • Sponsored Travel
    • Business Consulting/Coaching

    Contact Me

    If you’d like more info on how we can work together or if you have questions, comments, or feedback, please do not hesitate to reach out to me at jamie[at]asassyspoon.com.

    Press

    Meet Jamie Silva Recipe Developer & Food Photographer | Shoutout Miami

    60+ Best Dinner Ideas for Two for the Most Romantic Date Night | Country Living

    19 Flavorful Dominican Recipes That Deserve A Spot On Your Table | BuzzFeed

    20 Easy And Hearty Meatless Recipes You’ll Actually Want To Eat | BuzzFeed

    35 Flavorful Recipes that Start with a Can of Soda | Gourmandize

    36 Easy Desserts You Can Make at Home with Your Kids Even When WFH | Parade

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