Christie Donnelly

Christie Donnelly

Christina Donnelly is a freelance writer and editor who has almost a decade of experience writing about pets, home décor, and gardening. She is a former Spruce editor and currently works as a Product Content Writer for Maven Clinic.


  • Her work has appeared on,,, and, among others
  • She has spent 12+ years volunteering for animal welfare organizations, such as the ASPCA and Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary


She began her career as an Editor at Nickelodeon, then transitioned into lifestyle content, such as home décor, food, pets, and health and science content. In addition, Christina also writes freelance content for other media outlets, including Sharecare, VeryWell, and TripSavvy.


While attending Marist College in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley, Christina studied English with a concentration in Writing and Anthropology. Here, she honed her skills in fiction, non-fiction, science writing, and writing for TV, film, and radio.

The Spruce Product Review Editorial Guidelines & Mission

Expertise: Home Decor, Gardening
Education: Marist College
Location: Orlando, Florida
Title: Expert Writer

About The Spruce

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