Best-selling cookery author, food expert and entrepreneur
With expertise spanning 30 years, London-born mother of three Annabel Karmel reigns as the UK's no. 1 children’s cookery author, bestselling international author, and a world-leading expert on devising delicious, nutritious meals for babies, children and families.
Since launching her revolutionary cookbook for babies The Complete Baby and Toddler Meal Planner in 1991, a feeding 'bible’ that has sold over 5 million copies and become the second bestselling non-fiction hardback of all time, Annabel has raised millions of families on her recipes.
Annabel’s vision has always been to ensure every child gets the nutrients they need for their development and long-term health, and her unique, healthy recipe combinations and advice have made her a true pioneer in her field.
A powerhouse among parents, Annabel reaches 1.5 million families on a weekly basis via her digital channels alone, and her trusty cookbooks can be found in 84% of UK family homes. She has developed baby and children’s menus for some of the world’s leading hotels, leisure resorts and nurseries.
Supporting parents from the very start of their baby’s food journey, Annabel has a #1 ranked Baby and Toddler Recipe App and leading online Digital Weaning Course which provides the ultimate step-by-step guide to starting solids and raising healthy, happy eaters.