Chrissy Teigen is soon to be the author of two cookbooks, but she has stopped posting food photos to her Instagram due to societal pressure. Although she has already established herself as a major foodie and has widely documented her cooking and eating adventures, the Cravings author has relegated all of her social media food content to her Snapchat account — “ChrissyTeigen” — and has kept her Instagram open for more sultry photos.
“I miss posting food on my Instagram,” she tweeted, lamented her decision to swap platforms. “I have such pretty photos, but I feel like everyone just wants butts now. So I Snapchat the food.”
A quick sweep through Teigen’s Instagram can confirm that the star has ditched ‘gramming about her meals and is mainly posting photos her adorable daughter, 1-year-old Luna Stephens, and her husband, 38-year-old singer-songwriter John Legend. Yes, there also appear to be more photos of the model-slash-host-slash-author’s aforementioned behind.
But we have a couple of reasons as to why Chrissy should bring her foodie content back to IG — twenty of them, in fact! Here are 20 reasons the food world loves Chrissy Teigen.