Christina grew up in Evansdale, Iowa, and went to the University of Northern Iowa for Interior Design. After graduating, she and her husband Will spent 8 years in Overland Park, Kansas. They moved back to Iowa in 2020 to be closer to family. They have three children and a cat. Christina likes to read, make things with her kids, drink coffee, and go to thrift stores and garage sales. They have a cabin in Guttenberg, Iowa on the Mississippi River, and love to spend time there in the warmer months.