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.
About The Spruce
The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.
For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.