Gabriela Izquierdo Education: Texas A&M University Gabriela is a home commerce writer for Better Homes & Gardens, Real Simple, and Southern Living. Living in a small apartment hasn't stopped her from spending countless hours online shopping, finding the best home products for the best prices.Highlights:Freelance writer at Mashed.comFreelance writer and social media manager at PaperCity MagazineNews Writer at Narcity Media Experience Gabriela has written editorial pieces for everyone from upcoming artists to HGTV stars such as Jasmine Roth. In her time covering one of the biggest antique shows for RoundTop.com, Gabriela learned what discerning home buyers want, and how to hunt for finds on a recent college grad budget.Favorite Purchase: Gabriela's favorite purchase is her 2022 Papier planner. She wouldn't have made it through the year without it. Education Graduated from Texas A&M University (Whoop) in 2019 with a bachelor's in English with a minor in Psychology. 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.