Kelsey Ogletree

Kelsey Ogletree, freelance lifestyle journalist for Real Simple

Kelsey Ogletree is an independent journalist contributing to a range of national digital and print outlets, from Real Simple and The Wall Street Journal to Travel + Leisure and AARP The Magazine. She specializes in food, wellness, and travel and has been writing professionally for more than 12 years. Kelsey is also the founder of Pitchcraft, a membership that teaches small business owners and PR pros how to pitch freelance writers. When she's not chasing down a story, her idea of a perfect night is whipping up a batch of cookies, then curling up on the couch with her husband, rescue kitty Monty and a good book.

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