Portfolio

My articles and copywriting work have been published in several print publications and online.

HOME & GARDEN

Creating a Colorado Sensory Garden” CSU Denver Extension
Adding plants that appeal to sight, smell, taste, sound, and touch turns a stroll through the garden into an immersive experience where you can engage with the grasses, trees, flowers, shrubs, and hardscape elements.

Make Your Own Herb-Flavored Vinegar” CSU Denver Extension
Making herb-flavored vinegar is an easy way to get the most out your herb garden.

Growing Garlic in Colorado” CSU Denver Extension
As we wrap up our gardens this season, we can begin to think about all of the crops we want next year. If garlic is on your list, now is the time to act.

Growing Currants in Colorado” CSU Denver Extension
If you’re looking for an edible and ornamental shrub that grows well in Colorado, currants are an appealing option. 

TRAVEL

What to Do in Denver in the Summer” Landing
Wondering what to do in Denver in the summer? Here’s a list of things in the Mile High City this summer that you won’t want to miss.

Day Trips from Denver That You’ll LoveLanding
These day trips from Denver will take you to some of the best places to eat and drink, see historic sights, and explore the outdoors in Colorado.

Top 8 Must-Visit National Parks Close to Denver, CO” Landing
Whether you want to go on a day trip or a weekend jaunt, adventure awaits you at these national parks close to Denver, CO.

A Local’s Guide to the Best Hikes Close to DenverLanding
From wildflowers to incredible rock formations, Colorado hikes are a unique outdoor experience. Break out the hiking boots for these hikes close to Denver. 

Top 8 Ski Resorts Close to DenverLanding
Every winter, skiers flock to I-70 for a straight shot to several ski resorts near Denver. Whether you’re looking for bunny slopes or a double-black diamond run, here are eight ski resorts within a two-hour drive of the Mile High City.

Sizzling Summer Fun“  Ohio Magazine
Have a blast with the family at these dynamic destinations.

Shop ‘Til You Drop”  Ohio Magazine
These enticing stops make Northern Cincinnati a perfect destination for a one-of-a-kind retail excursion.

The Good Life in Tennessee“ Ohio Magazine
Retirees are heading south for next steps and new beginnings.

Savor the Season“ Ohio Magazine
Outdoor adventures and indoor fun await you at these wintertime destinations.

PROFILES/INTERVIEWS

Join a Black Hiking Group Near YouSisters from AARP
Nurture your nature! Black women are making incredible connections with one another and the great outdoors.

The Scrapbooking Lawman Who Documented 19th-Century ColoradoAtlas Obscura
Sam Howe filled his books with newspaper clippings about crime in Denver.

Ditching the DirtOur Ohio
A Central Ohio farming couple uses a unique way to grow.

Incredibly Green Interview with Ian HardingIncredibly Green
Ian Harding (Pretty Little Liars, Chicago Med) spoke with Incredibly Green about why he cares about the planet and thinks you should, too.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Helping Out with HungerNatural Awakenings
Hunger is a problem in Central Ohio. Here are some of the organizations trying to combat the problem.

Riding Towards WellnessNatural Awakenings
The latest trend in spinning equipment comes to Central Ohio.

Raisin RackNatural Awakenings
This Central Ohio grocer has been stocking natural food options for more than 30 years.

SUSTAINABILITY

It’s Easy Being GreenOhio Meetings
Finding an eco-conscious meeting venue is simpler than ever.

The G-PADNatural Awakenings
Central Ohio’s Green Machine: A firsthand look at renewable energy.

FOOD & DRINK

Tea TimeNatural Awakenings
Inggrie Merriman, owner of Dublin, OH’s TehKu Tea Company shares her passion for tea and its benefits.

Grape Getaways Ohio Magazine
Spending a weekend visiting any of the nearly 200 wineries in Ohio will give you a glimpse of another side of the Buckeye State.

Cheers to Ohio Wine“ Ohio Magazine
This month, venture out and discover what makes Ohio wines and vines so special.

REAL ESTATE

4 Things To Do This Spring If You Plan To Sell This Summer
If you’re planning to sell your home this summer, here are a few things that you should tackle this spring to make sure that it’s in the best possible condition when you’re ready to list.

(Ghostwritten for Tamara Oakley, Coldwell Banker King Thompson)