shayla knutson midwest nest magazineKnutson is an NDSU graduate and local food writer with her blog entitled Sweetly Simple Life. Her culinary skills are self-taught from her time in the kitchen at a young age. She loves creating new recipes that are healthy, fun, and family friendly. Knutson hopes to share with our readers her love of food and Midwest culture. Follow her adventures in recipes on Facebook or Instagram @sweetlysimplelife.