Cortney Drakeford

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United States
State University Of New York College
Holiday Recipes, Baking, Cocktails
  • Cortney is an avid baker and can make any dessert from scratch.
  • Whether cooking or making a cocktail, she can always make something tasty by becoming a Macgyver in the kitchen using whatever random ingredients are lying around.
  • As a writer, Cortney has interviewed various reality stars and designers, including Kristin Cavallari and Zac Posen.


Cortney initially began writing about entertainment, beauty, fashion, and breaking news. She has covered red carpets, New York Fashion Week, film festivals, and more. However, after switching to a food beat, Cortney became intrigued by the versatility of food and was eager to share her unique discoveries with readers.


Cortney earned a broadcast journalism degree from State University of New York College at Buffalo.
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