It’s National Chocolate Day!

And as far as I’m concerned, today should be a national holiday, filled with loads of decadent chocolate. In fact, it very may well be – filled with loads of chocolate, that is! More »

Sun-Kissed Coast

I’m thrilled that my for US Airways Magazine appears in the current issue of the magazine – all about Georgia’s Golden Isles. Hope you enjoy reading about this area of Georgia and all it has to More »

Get Back in Step at Travaasa

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for Denver Life appears in the October issue of the magazine – all about Travaasa Austin, where I’m going with my mom and sister next week. I can’t wait! Hope you More »

Cabo – Where the Stars Shine

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for duPont Registry Tampa Bay appears in the September /October issue of the magazine – all about the luxurious accommodations in Cabo! Hope you enjoy reading about this destination More »

National Wildlife Refuges: Living on the wild side

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for USAToday.com is online – all about National Wildlife Refuges across the U.S.! Click here to read the piece, just in time for National Wildlife Refuge Week, Oct. 12–18. More »

 

It’s National Chocolate Day!

And as far as I’m concerned, today should be a national holiday, filled with loads of decadent chocolate. In fact, it very may well be – filled with loads of chocolate, that is!

Sun-Kissed Coast

I’m thrilled that my for US Airways Magazine appears in the current issue of the magazine – all about Georgia’s Golden Isles. Hope you enjoy reading about this area of Georgia and all it has to offer! Click here to read the piece!

Get Back in Step at Travaasa

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for Denver Life appears in the October issue of the magazine – all about Travaasa Austin, where I’m going with my mom and sister next week. I can’t wait! Hope you enjoy reading about this destination that’s relaxing AND energizing! Click here to read the piece!

Cabo – Where the Stars Shine

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for duPont Registry Tampa Bay appears in the September /October issue of the magazine – all about the luxurious accommodations in Cabo! Hope you enjoy reading about this destination that’s so much more than a party town! Click here to read the piece!

National Wildlife Refuges: Living on the wild side

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for USAToday.com is online – all about National Wildlife Refuges across the U.S.! Click here to read the piece, just in time for National Wildlife Refuge Week, Oct. 12–18.

Two Years Ago Today…

This post is modified from a post a year ago… simply updated to reflect new adventures and experiences!

Two years ago today, I set out for my greatest adventure to date – becoming a full-time freelance writer. I left a fulfilling full-time job, working with people a terrific group of people whom I respect, to follow my passion into the unknown. After a year of see-sawing, I decided to take the plunge and make my move – we’ve only one life to live, after all, and I wanted to live mine to its fullest.

Butterfly gardens are all aflutter year-round

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for USAToday.com is online – all about butterfly gardens across the U.S.! Click here to read the piece, and start planning your trip to see these delicate yet determined insects.

Where to find giant pandas in the USA

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for USAToday.com is online – all about where to find giant pandas in the U.S.! Click here to read the piece, and start planning your trip to see these adorable giants!

Fantasy camps: Get a taste of a different life

I’m thrilled that my latest piece for USAToday.com is online – all about fantasy camps throughout the U.S.! Click here to read the piece, and start planning your next vacation!

My Time with Winter the Dolphin

Tomorrow, “Dolphin Tale 2” opens in movie theaters, starring dolphins Winter and Hope. I was a volunteer at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium when Winter stranded, and helped with her care for a little while. Here’s a piece I wrote in 2010 for a local magazine about my experience.