Christie Calucchia Christie Calucchia is an ecommerce lifestyle writer for Dotdash Meredith. She's a fan of cappuccinos, art galleries, and the beach. Experience Christie Calucchia was the managing editor of her college newspaper, Los Angeles Loyolan. She got her feet wet working on the digital fashion publication Who What Wear before moving to New York and freelance writing for Dotdash Meredith publications.She's produced content for verticals like Food & Wine, People, InStyle, and Real Simple. Christie's covered beauty, fashion, home, kitchen, and lifestyle. She is the News Editor at Shape.com where she focuses on health, exercise, and wellness subjects, such as celebrity workouts, health regimens, and beauty routines. Education Christie attended Loyola Marymount University where she graduated with a bachelor of arts in Humanities. About Food & Wine Food & Wine, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for anyone passionate about the culinary world. With rigorously tested recipes and the most trusted restaurant, drinks, culinary travel and home coverage, we inspire and empower people everywhere to discover, create, and devour the best in food and wine. Learn more about us and our editorial process.