Karla Walsh By day, Karla Walsh is an associate digital food editor at Better Homes and Gardens, where she creates videos and writes about delicious recipes and trends. By night, she's a magazine freelance writer, cooking and wine class leader, shameless dancer and sparkle addict. She is also the former Datebook Diner restaurant reviewer for The Des Moines Register. Headshot photography produced by Christopher Maharry. @Maharry Photography.