Zoe Zuidema Zoe Zuidema is a writer and editor focusing on media and public radio. She has contributed food-related articles to Better Homes & Gardens. She has over 6 years of experience within the journalism industry and as a freelance writer. Zoe received a Bachelor of Arts in Broadcast Journalism, Writing, and Theology from Drake University. 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.