We are just one trumpet in the symphony of watermelon creativity when it comes to recipes and usage ideas.

Watermelon Friends listed on these pages are part of paid sponsorships with the National Watermelon Promotion Board.
Interested in joining our community? Introduce yourself

Maggie Moon holding a watermelon.

Maggie Moon, MIND Diet Meals

Maggie is an award-winning dietitian and author with expertise in brain health nutrition, Korean food, and health communications. Her practice is focused on helping everyone grow their cognitive resilience, and in this way add more life to years, from early life to older adulthood by providing evidence-based food and nutrition solutions for optimal brain health, delivered with cultural humility.


Try Maggie’s Watermelon Rind Banchan

Bianca Dottin headshot

Bianca Dottin, Lifestyle Blogger and Mom

Bianca Dottin is a Florida-based lifestyle expert and mama on a mission. Her goal is to inspire other moms to create a lifestyle they love by sharing simple DIYs and tips and tricks that make everyday life easier. You can count on Bianca for family friendly recipes and watermelon inspired DIYs that are easy to recreate.

Try Bianca’s Simple Watermelon Hacks for Your Next Party


Anne Mauney, fANNEtastic food

Anne is a registered dietitian living in the D.C. area helping people to live happier, healthier lives. She’s a mother, marathoner, yogi and lover of the outdoors, adventure, travel and healthy recipe creation. Anne ran the Marine Corps Marathon on behalf of watermelon, and continues to advocate for a healthy, happy lifestyle.

Check out Anne’s Pickled Watermelon Rind (Two-Ways)

chrissy-carrol-wm-slice-2-sideview - watermelon wedges with girl eating watermelon

Chrissy Carroll, Snacking in Sneakers

Chrissy Carroll is a vibrant registered dietitian blogger and social media enthusiast. On her blog, Snacking in Sneakers, she shares posts about balancing food, fun and fitness. Much of her content is centered on running and triathlon – including training tips and meals for active women – as Chrissy is a marathoner and triathlete herself, as well as a USAT Level I Triathlon Coach. Combining her professional and personal passions, she authored “Eat to Peak: Sports Nutrition for Runners and Athletes.”

Try Chrissy’s Homemade Watermelon + Serrano Pepper Hot Sauce

RD Kim Rose with Watermelon

Kim Rose, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator

Kim Rose is a Florida based clinical registered dietitian nutritionist who has a special focus for health and wellness concerns for underserved populations. Her inclusive approach and philosophy revolve around “making nutrition easy and attainable”. Kim does this by addressing common and complex food and wellness topics for the general public and health professionals alike by contributing to multiple media outlets.

Learn more about Kim

Jennifer Fisher of The Fit Fork.com with watermelon juice in a sports bottle

Jennifer Fisher, The Fit Fork

Jennifer is an elite master runner, award-winning recipe creator, food & fitness blogger, healthy cooking coach, spokesperson and competitive athlete. Look to Jenn for healthy, well balanced meal solutions. She has even created Watermelon Workouts using the watermelon as a piece of workout equipment!

Read Jennifer’s Watermelon Benefits for Athletes + Easy Pre- and Post-Workout Recipes


on-set screenshot with person in home kitchen with various watermelon and other produce

Lori Taylor, The Produce Moms

The Produce Mom is a passionate advocate for the fresh produce industry: inspiring families to eat more fruits and vegetables, introducing consumers to produce brands, and rallying the produce industry to converse with the consumer.

Check out The Produce Mom’s Watermelon Elote Salad recipe and video! 

Find us on social media

Follow us for more recipes, tips and tricks.

Join our community

Share the watermelon love!