Raised in Texas with a down home Southern upbringing, Michelle Marinis grew up with a passion for food and cooking. After moving to NYC and beginning a family of her own, she quickly realized the importance of fresh, healthy food. Michelle successfully launched the first fresh, baby food company in the country called Petit Organics. She is also the founder and author of the recipe resource website for families, Silver Spoon. Michelle is passionate about re-educating parents and children about healthy eating habits. Most importantly, she is the proud mother of three boys: Pearce, Rylan and Brandt.