Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.

Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.

Erin Coleman is a registered and licensed dietitian with extensive freelance writing experience. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree in nutritional science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and completed her dietetic internship at Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Food & Nutrition Expert

After obtaining her Registered Dietitian credential, Erin worked as a health educator for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of General Internal Medicine for several years. Her diet articles cover a variety of topics including:

  • Weight loss
  • Healthy eating
  • Meal planning
  • Gluten-free diets
  • Vegetarianism
  • Organic eating
  • Vitamins and supplements

You'll find her work published on numerous websites like:

Exercise and Fitness Expertise

Erin has expertise in fitness and sports nutrition in part because of her experience working as a Registered Dietitian for Life Time Fitness in Illinois. She has also completed a marathon and enjoys working out - especially running - on a regular basis.

Erin’s sports nutrition, exercise and fitness articles are published on top-name websites including, and

Parenting & Children

A mother of two, Erin understands the importance of all aspects of parenting, including pregnancy and breastfeeding. As part of her dietetic internship, she enjoyed working for the Women, Infant and Children’s (WIC) program in La Crosse, Wisconsin. She has published numerous child-related articles on, including topics about

  • Pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding
  • Childhood nutrition
  • Child health
  • Childhood obesity
  • Meal planning for children
  • Childhood development

Science Writer

A registered and licensed dietitian, Erin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Science with years of experience working and writing in the science realm. Her professional experience includes working as a research specialist for the University of Madison Department of Medicine, and she's published articles in areas of:

  • Food science
  • Exercise science
  • Chemistry
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Medicine

Erin's science articles appear on reputable websites, including,,, and

More About Erin Coleman R.D., L.D.

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Most Recent Contributions by Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.

5 Vegan Smoothies (Easy & Delicious)

Just because you're following a vegan diet doesn't mean you have to sacrifice taste when it comes to delicious smoothie recipes. Incorporati ... Read More

How Long Are Leftovers Good For? Food Safety Made Simple

Knowing how long to keep leftovers isn't always cut and dried, but it can save you from eating contaminated food and getting sick. General r ... Read More

KFC Coleslaw Dressing Recipe

If you love the taste of KFC coleslaw but feel like eating it at home, you're in luck! The perfect KFC coleslaw copycat recipe is right at y ... Read More

Kid Friendly Casseroles

Making casseroles your kids will love isn't always an easy task. That's why having the right kid-friendly casserole recipes on hand is a mus ... Read More

Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Recipe

Topping Ingredients 1/3 cup unsalted butter, melted 3/4 cup packed brown sugar 1/2 fresh pineapple, peeled, cored, sliced, and ... Read More

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Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.