Katie Francis

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Philadelphia, PA
Rowan University, Neumann University
DIY Home Projects, Home Gardening, Pet Care
  • Katie uses her creativity to paint and repurpose old pieces of furniture throughout her home.
  • Growing up in a house full of animals, Katie loves inviting different species of birds into her backyard by creating unique, DIY bird feeders with recycled household materials.
  • She has a knack for gardening and loves growing different vegetables in her garden every spring and summer.


Since graduating in 2021, Katie has found herself working for three different publications ranging from print magazines to online sports writing. Now, she offers her talents as a freelance writer. While Katie specializes in pieces regarding gardening tips and tricks, she also loves informing House Blog readers on the latest in do-it-yourself home hacks!


Katie graduated Summa Cum Laude from Rowan University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a minor in sports communication and media. During her time there, she was the head of the news department at Rowan University's FCC-licensed radio station.
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