Kaitlyn is an experienced lifestyle and travel writer with a keen interest in interior decorating and home optimization. While she's typically an avid traveler, she's currently splitting her time between her cottage in the woods and apartment in a century-old châteauesque building in Montreal. with her two black cats.
Before becoming a freelance writer and consultant, Kaitlyn served as the Managing Editor at AskMen, where she led a team of writers and lifestyle experts across the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and Australia. Today, her work has been published in a myriad of trade and consumer publications including Travel + Leisure, Forbes, Homes & Gardens, Real Homes, and more.
Kaitlyn graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelors of Art in English Literature and a Minor in Irish Studies. She's fluent in three languages and is slowly studying Japanese.
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