She is also known for being very talkative and having a way with words; Max Medina calls her a "wordsmith".Additionally, as the manager of the Independence Inn (later as a co-owner of the Dragonfly Inn with Sookie St.James) she is able to think quickly on her feet and handle various situations, such as improvising rooms for people when the inn catches fire.
Lorelai's eating habits are famously unhealthy; she is a caffeine addict and subsists mostly on diner food and takeout, which influences her daughter, Rory.
She and Rory have regular food-and-movie nights, during which they buy enough junk food for several people and proceed to eat most of it.
The only time Lorelai desired fruit and vegetables was when she was pregnant with Rory.
Rory Gilmore (daughter)Emily Gilmore (mother)Richard Gilmore (father)Hope (maternal aunt)Lorelai "Trix" Gilmore †(paternal grandmother)Charles Gilmore †(paternal grandfather)Marilyn Gilmore (paternal cousin) Lorelai Victoria Gilmore was born to Emily and Richard Gilmore in Hartford, Connecticut.
Her life growing up was complicated due to an overbearing, neurotic mother and a workaholic father, who both expected Lorelai to live in their world of privilege.
Lorelai is a highly talkative, free-spirited woman, a child of the eighties and part of the MTV generation.Her parents had her future all planned out and arranged for her to come out to society after her sixteenth birthday, but Lorelai was always rebellious and resentful of her structured, sheltered and silver spoon upbringing.She does not cook; when not eating leftover takeout or junk food, she frequents Luke's diner.Rory and Lorelai usually enjoy breakfast at Luke's daily, and sometimes eat lunch or dinner there as well.For those times when Lorelai is required to prepare something domestically, such as the Chilton bake sale, she asks chef friend, Sookie St. Lorelai is innately humorous and has a witty remark for every situation, often with a pop culture reference.Her remarks can either confuse or charm those who aren't familiar with her.