Diane Schmidt

Diane E. Schmidt is a published author and moving expert. She says she owes her succession of moves to growing up on a fifth-generation farm. She has moved to multiple countries and cities, all of which contributes to her content.


  • 10+ years experience of writing about moving
  • Incorporates principles of business and marketing strategies in articles about moving


Diane E. Schmidt wrote about moving for The Spruce for 11 years, beginning in 2005. She has moved to four countries, 10 cities, two towns, and a coastal village. She and her family have moved around the block and halfway around the world, renting trucks, hiring moving companies, and packing their home more than 28 times. Through it all, she has perfected the art of stress-free moving.


Expertise: Moving

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce reaches 32 million people each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process, and our commitment to ensuring we are providing you with the most trustworthy advice by certified experts for your home and garden.

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