@foodloversdiary is Emily’s dedicated slice of the Instagram universe. What began as a humble, anonymous Instagram account has grown organically into a collective of over 100,000 people, evolving and maturing along the way. Via @foodloversdiary, Emily shares her unique insights into food and culture, whether that be bringing her followers along on an adventure to Jackson Heights for the absolute best momos or into her kitchen, where her Russian upbringing influences much of her cooking.
In addition to cooking and exploring, Emily utilizes her platform to advocate for immigrant voices and support immigrant-owned businesses. Coming from a family of Soviet refugees herself, Emily has a profound respect for the diverse communities that have shaped the culinary landscape in America and it is her aim to highlight them at every turn.