Laura Marzen, RD, LD Laura Marzen, RD, LD, worked in the Better Homes and Gardens® Test Kitchen for over seven years, where she honed her skills for developing and testing approachable recipes with a keen attention to detail. Laura has since developed over 1,000 recipes for a variety of national magazines and cookbooks, including Better Homes and Gardens®, Midwest Living®, Eating Well®, Delicious Living®, the Whole30® series, and an Instant Pot® cookbook. She has consulted for authors Rocco DiSpirito and Joy Bauer and appeared on both local and national news and television programs on behalf of Better Homes and Gardens® and Living the Country Life®. With her work coaching women to improve their health, Laura has extensive knowledge on the topics of digestion, metabolism, inflammation, and IBS. 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.