Olympics snowboarder Purple Gerard has well-known meals running a blog sister

Tieghan Gerard is a meals blogger, an writer, has appeared on a number of life-style channels and has an enormous social media following.

American Purple Gerard is the defending Olympic gold medalist in males’s snowboard slopestyle. He is defending that title Sunday evening on the Winter Video games in Beijing.

His sister is presumably extra well-known.

Tieghan Gerard is the girl behind the meals weblog Half-Baked Harvest. And her love for cooking has impressed an enormous following.

Tieghan began the weblog in 2012, she wrote on the web site, and stated she’s been featured on The Cooking Channel, HGTV, Meals Community and different massive shops.

“My hope is to encourage a love for meals in others, in addition to the braveness to strive one thing new!” Tieghan wrote. She stated her love for cooking began with merely serving to cook dinner for her household of 10.

“I quickly realized how a lot I loved it, and earlier than I knew it, I had taken over cooking our meals full-time,” she wrote.

Purple’s absolutely conscious of his sister’s reputation.

“I am the second within the household for who’s made it and whatnot,” Purple stated, noting that when he meets somebody, they typically be aware that he’s Tieghan’s brother.

Whereas Purple made historical past changing into the youngest Olympic snowboard champion at 17 throughout the 2018 Video games in South Korea, Tieghan is the gold medalist when it comes to social media following.

Her Half-Baked Harvest Instagram account boasts 4 million followers. Purple has 262,000. Tieghan can be clearly atop the Gerard household podium on Fb (1.2 million to twenty-eight,000) and Twitter (23,000 to fifteen,000)

Purple is ready to defend his slopestyle gold at 11 p.m. EST Sunday evening. Tieghan’s third cookbook “Half Baked Harvest Each Day” arrives this month.

What’s Purple’s favourite dish from Tieghan?

“My favourite factor is her buffalo cauliflower. I am sort of a giant wing man,” Purple stated.