Paige Porter Fischer has been West Coast Editor of Better Homes & Gardens since 2004. She oversees almost every West Coast story that makes its way into the pages of Better Homes & Gardens, which boasts some 7.9 million subscribers and 39 million readers. Paige covers food, wine, home and garden for the magazine—from the story pitch to the photo shoot and writing/editing.
Previously, Paige was features writer for Coastal Living magazine, where she wrote travel, food, and wine pieces and roamed North America’s coast in search of great stories. While at Coastal Living, she had a syndicated travel column with Knight-Ridder News Service. Her first magazine job was in the foods department at Southern Living Magazine in Birmingham, Alabama, where she learned the art of a good story—and a great pound cake.