Lizzy Briskin, Contributing Writer at Bob Vila

Lizzy Briskin

Contributing Writer and Editor


  • Specialties: Trained chef and avid home cook
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts in English from Amherst College with a Five College Certificate in culture, health, and science. She has a professional chef’s certification from the Cambridge School of Culinary Arts, and she is also a Fulbright Fellow.
  • Other work: Real Simple, Insider, Women’s Health, The Kitchn, and others


Lizzy is a trained chef, writer, and product reviewer with over 6 years of experience in the industry. She has contributed to since 2022 and focuses on kitchen, cooking, and home products and projects. 

Best DIY Advice

My best DIY Advice is to embrace your creativity and to not be afraid to pair unexpected things together—you never know what makes a great match!”