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Chris Pickens

“Vegan Vittles”

Chris Pickens is a certified holistic nutrition coach, a health and wellness coach, a holistic health practitioner, and a holistic health coach. She attended school for plant-based nutrition.


Pickens has been a mom since 1994, and all four of her children are grown. In 1987, she started her recovery in Alcoholics Anonymous, and, five years ago, she joined Al-Anon.


She has been a runner since 2004. Her two sons were vegan before she was and taught her about being vegan. In 2016, she became a vegan, too, and now enthusiastically shares her recipes.

Pickens can be contacted at