Category: Around the U.S.

Vocabulary Lessons at Monsanto: My Thoughts on #farmfoodtour 2015

I don’t do many sponsored posts. I bristle against it, actually; I feel that there’s an inherent tendency—if only internally—of expected positive reciprocity when someone (a person, brand, company, etc) offers something for “free” if I’ll write about it here in my microscopic corner of the web. Last year I was excited to be asked […]

Around Kansas City: Rock the Red Kettle

I don't know about you, but I am forever looking for family friendly–but still fun–activities to do with my kiddos. They're getting to that age; the age where some things just aren't fun or cool anymore, but they're not quite at the age when the 'cool' or 'fun' things are appropriate (or fun for Mom, […]

November 2012 OLW Bloghop

It's Blog Hop time again…how the heck did THAT happen?  By now I'm sure you're aware of why we do what we do….but if you're not, you can catch up with my own One Little Word posts here. This month you've come from Ruth's blog and after you're finished reading here, you'll hop on over […]

Cruising Altitude

  Life looks different at cruising altitude. Crammed into my window seat, listening to the business men across the aisle talk trash about brokering yet-unsigned deals and fighting more than I should with a stubborn bag of peanuts, I’m struck by how my perspective of a place can change so dramatically but—at its core—remain the […]


I am a freelance writer, ghost author, editor and content strategist. I am a mother to three extraordinarily ordinary kids, the daughter of a genuinely good man, and an aspiring yogi, creative non-fiction and memoir addict, wanna-be world traveler, and work in progress. This is my personal blog.
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