David Bonom, CCP David Bonom is highly regarded for his knowledge and expertise as a food professional, sharing his knowledge through the many recipes he has created as well as articles he has written. David has been a chef, food writer, recipe developer, public speaker, and culinary educator for 25+ years. David received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the New York Institute of Technology where he studied television and film production. He is a Certified Culinary Professional (CCP) which he earned through the International Association of Culinary Professionals. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.