Caitlyn Fitzpatrick

Caitlyn Fitzpatrick

location-pin New Jersey

School: Monmouth University

Expertise: product testing; TV, movies & entertainment; beauty & fashion; beer, wine & cocktails; parenting

Caitlyn Fitzpatrick

  • Senior shopping editor, focusing on Amazon products and special projects for Reader's Digest, Taste of Home and Family Handyman
  • Former senior editor at Hearst Magazines’
  • Written for publications including Betches,, The Everygirl, POPSUGAR, InStyle, StyleCaster and Popular Mechanics


Caitlyn is a senior shopping editor for Taste of Home and has been a professional writer and editor since 2014. She has worked on commerce content since 2017. She currently works across TMB brands, as well as freelances for a range of websites, including Betches and Caitlyn has covered a wide range of topics, including lifestyle, food news, home decor and parenting. During her five years at Hearst Magazine’s, she managed a team and wrote five to eight shopping news stories per day. Caitlyn cultivated her love of journalism at Monmouth University. When she’s not working, Caitlyn is playing with her daughter, organizing some part of her home or using the latest gadget to make home cooking and baking better.


Monmouth University, bachelor's degree in communication with a focus in journalism, minor in interactive media, 2014

Taste of Home Editorial Policies

Taste of Home, a Trusted Media Brand, has been a reliable source for recipes, cooking tips and entertaining advice for more than 30 years. Every month, our content inspires well over 20 million home cooks to get creative in the kitchen. Each one of our 40 thousand recipes has gone through a rigorous testing and approval process to ensure we’re sharing the very best. Every snack, ingredient and product we recommend is tested by our team of culinary experts and professional product testers—the best of the best earn our Test Kitchen-Preferred seal of approval. Learn more about Taste of Home and our Test Kitchen and editorial teams.

Articles & Recipes

These Matching Halloween Pajamas Guarantee the Whole Family Has Spooky Style

If you need us, we'll be living in matching Halloween pajamas from now through October.

The Home Depot’s Giant Skeleton Is Back in Stock—But Not for Long!

It stands at 12 feet tall and has animated, glowing eyes!