Katherine Knowlton Katherine Knowlton, the kitchen is and always has been her happy place. She has worked in the food industry for over 15 years as a team builder, recipe designer, and culture creator. Katherine's passions center around healthy cooking with an emphasis on fresh and seasonal foods and cooking for optimal health and well-being. She attended the University of South Carolina, where she studied marketing, business management, and restaurant management. She earned her Culinary Arts Certificate from San Francisco Cooking School. 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.