My Writing

I have been a freelance writer and editor since 2009, covering a variety of topics including: adventure travel, social and environmental issues, food culture, sports/health/wellness, as well as dogs/dog training and education (specifically special education and behavior related topics).


October 2015: 850 KOA Ross Kaminsky Show about DIA conspiracy theories


Children’s Advocate

Fresh Cup Magazine’s Tea Almanac

Lucky Puppy Magazine

Washington Magazine


Positions Held

Burgundy Wave – Managing Editor – 2016 to present

RootsRated/Matcha – Editor/Content Strategist – 2016 to 2019

The Mindful Word – Editor of Sustainability – 2013

The Traveler’s Way – Staff Writer – 2010 to 2013

Matador Network – Editor of Change – 2010 to 2012

Barefoot Running – Managing Editor – 2010 to 2011



Atlas Obscura

How Denver Airport Became the International Hub of Conspiracy Theories


8 Creative Ways to Build Hiking Fitness this Winter

Barefoot Running

10 Yoga Poses for Runners


7 Ways Your Dog Is Telling You To Calm Down Already, For Their Sake

8 Simple Tips For Calming Your Anxious Dog At The Vet Office

15 Things That Happen When You are a Pup Parent in Your 30s

This Smart Collar Does Everything But Read Your Dog’s Mind

Choose Colorado

5 Benefits of Working in Colorado

Cultures & Cuisines

One Teahouse’s Journey from Tajikistan to Boulder, Colorado

The Clymb

Preparing Yourself and Your Dog for Hiking Season

Dogster – Regular Contributor (see all of my articles here)

8 Tips to Help You and Your Dog De-stress During the Holidays

9 Questions to Answer When Choosing a Dog for Your Family

How I Help My Dog With Her Fear and Anxiety Issues

We Chat With Actor Danny Trejo About His Love of Dogs and Rescue

Earth Island Journal

7 Popular Foods that Might Disappear Because of Climate Change


We Tried It: Sensory deprivation float tank

Lucky Puppy

How to House Train Your Adult Rescue Dog

My New Dog Bit Me! What Do I Do?

Map My Run Blog (Under Amour)

How Muscle Activation Therapy Could Help Treat Injuries

Does Taping Really Work for Runners?

You Ran Your Goal Race, Now What? 

Why Posting Workouts on Facebook Can Be Motivating


Athlete Profile: Sean Swarner

The Mindful Word

Sacred Economics: The balance of giving and receiving

SUSTAINABILITY: Is it still possible?

Misadventures Magazine

Dog Skijoring


Stop Tantrums With 7 Positive Behavior Strategies Teachers Use

A Parent’s Guide to Researching Schools for Children With Special Needs

The IEP Decoded: A Parent’s Guide by a Special Education Teacher

The Orange Dot (Headspace)

What’s more productive than multitasking?

Has your workout hit a wall? Here’s how to push through.

3 things to do differently in your relationships this year

Panama Jack Blog

6 Best Beaches in Colorado

Paste Magazine

50 States and 51 Cocktails

A Craze for Flavor: Pushing the Envelope with Glazed & Confuzed

How Denver Biscuit Company Brought the South’s Favorite Breakfast Staple to Colorado

The Penny Hoarder

Want to Get Paid to Spend Time with Other People’s Dogs?

Price of Travel

Budget-friendly ways to travel with your dog or cat

Rodale’s Organic Life

DIY Herbal Remedies for Flu Season

RootsRated Media

Meet Sydney Gart: The 16-Year-Old Dynamo Leading Colorado’s Next Generation of the Outdoor Industry

National Park Insider’s Guides: Mesa Verde, Dry Tortugas, Kenai Fjords, Great Sand Dunes, Haleakala, Channel Islands, Gates of the Arctic, Katmai, North Cascades, Biscayne, Guadalupe Mountains, Joshua Tree, Glacier, Hawaii Volcanoes, Sequoia & Kings Canyon

Sierra Club

If I had a hammer: Activists build Thoreau-like cabin to stop gas pipeline

Tales of the Cocktail

How Sean Kenyon Runs Williams & Graham, Best American Cocktail Bar

The Traveler’s Way

Quick Guide to Skiing in Colorado

The House on the Ocean: Hale Kai Bed and Breakfast Review

Road Trip: The Pacific Coast Highway in California


11 Expert Tips for Traveling with Only a Carry-On

Unusual Efforts

The Case for Video Replay in Major League Soccer

The end of the 4-4-2 era in Major League Soccer


Big problem, tiny solution – but these tiny homes for the homeless might just work.


Best Hikes Near Denver

Road Trips from Denver

Women’s Health Online

The Way This Woman Got Her Son with Asperger’s to Be Affectionate Is Extraordinary


A Local’s Guide to Denver’s RiNo Art District