Ayn-Monique Klahre Ayn-Monique Klahre has nearly two decades of experience writing about lifestyle topics from holidays, weddings, beauty, home decor, home improvement, crafts, and more. As a writer and editor, she has bylines in InStyle, Good Housekeeping, Women's Day, and Better Homes & Gardens. She continues to freelance write while working as an editor for WALTER magazine, which has allowed her to expand her expertise into branding and editorial work with Real Simple, Business Insider, and The New York Times.Ayn-Monique Klahre graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor of arts in politics and political theory. Two years later, she attended Columbia Universities Graduate School of Journalism in order to earn a certificate in publishing. About Better Homes & Gardens Better Homes & Gardens, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is the only iconic home brand with a 100+ year history of providing trustworthy and achievable ideas for all doers and home-enthusiasts. We are the go-to resource for fresh takes on home, food, and gardening—inspiring people to bring their dreams to life at home on special occasions and every day. BHG reaches 45 million readers each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.