Cori Sears Cori Sears has several years of experience in the content creation and digital marketing space, with a fierce passion for houseplants and houseplant care. She has written for The Spruce since 2019 and covers news and trends for Better Homes & Gardens. Education Cori has an Honors B.A in Sociology and Marketing from the University of Guelph, with a Certificate in Environmental Citizenship. 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.