Selected Articles


Weekend Getaway to Bellingham, Washington. PlayStayEat, July 2023

Ultimate Guide to 2 Days in Bellingham,  Washington, Wander with Wonder, July 2023

Enter the ‘Cage of Doom’ at SPARK Museum of Electrical Invention, Rovology, July 2023

9 Fantastic Restaurants In Beautiful Bellingham, Washington,, June 2023

Kos, Greece: Sun, Surf, and History in the Dodecanese Islands,, February 2023

10 Gorgeous Pacific Northwest Towns To Visit In 2023 According To Experts (Contributing expert),, January 2023

Mindful Travel: Ways to Connect with the People and Culture of the Outer Banks, The Outer Banks of North Carolina (CVB Blog), January 2023

Ancient Grapes, Modern Wines: Cretan Wineries Worth the Visit,, October 2022

My 9 Favorite Unique Experiences At The San Diego Maritime Museum,, March 2022

16 Essential Tips For Your First Visit At The San Diego Zoo,, March 2022

7 Gorgeous Gardens To Experience In San Diego,, March 2022

7 Best Artisan Chocolate Shops In The Willamette Valley,, February 2022

This Eugene Hotel Was Just Ranked The Third Best New Hotel In The Nation,, February 2022

Weekend Getaway to Newberg in Oregon Wine Country,, January 2022

I Chartered A Sailboat In Croatia For 2 Weeks — Here’s What I Learned,, November 2021

My 7 Favorite Experiences In Oregon Wine Country,, November 2021

7 Must-See Places On Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast,, November 2021

9 Reasons To Charter A Boat To Explore Washington’s San Juan Islands,, November 2021

9 Best Things To Do In Beautiful Silverton, Oregon;, August 2021

15 Fabulous Stops On The South Willamette Valley Food Trail;, August 2021

How To Take Better Vacation Photos: 15 Composition Tips;, August 2021

How To Spend A Day In Charming Cottage Grove, Oregon;, July 2021

7 Gorgeous Gardens To Visit Near Salem, Oregon;, July 2021

Six Charming Covered Bridges To Tour Near Stayton And Scio, Oregon;, July 2021

10 Essential Tips For Hiking In The Pacific Northwest;, July 2021

10 Best Hikes Near Eugene, Oregon;, June 2021

7 Fantastic Day Trips From Eugene, Oregon;, June 2021

How To Spend A Perfect Weekend In Outdoorsy Eugene, Oregon;, April 2021 

Oregon’s Tulip Fest: Blooms, Brats & Wine;, March 2021

Tulip Fest: Celebrating Spring with Flowers, Food and Fun;, March 2021

Art Outdoors: Discover Eugene’s Murals,, February 2021

Pioneer History Comes Alive at 5 Heritage Sites in Champoeg, Oregon;, June 9, 2020

Montana Ghost Towns: Virginia City & Nevada City, Backroad Planet, May 20, 2019

Virginia City & Nevada City, Montana: Ghost Towns of the Gold Rush, The Elks Magazine, December 2018/January 2019

A Weekend Getaway to Corvallis, Oregon,, January 2021

A Weekend Getaway to Albany, Oregon,, December 2020

A Weekend in Eugene,, November 2020

Overview - Willamette Valley South,, September 2020

Play - Willamette Valley South,, September 2020

Stay - Willamette Valley South,, September 2020

Eat - Willamette Valley South,, September 2020

Other Genres

Wemyss School of Needlework, Needlepoint Now, September/October 2020

Profile: Toni Gerdes - Tawa, Needlepoint Now, May/June 2020

Profile: Kam Wenzloff - Rainbow Ribbons, Needlepoint Now, November/December 2019

Stitching a Rug with Maggie Thompson, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2019

Hearts for Hospice, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2019

Stitching for a Cause, Needlepoint Now, November/December 2018

Profile: Michelle Fleming - Hope over Fear, Needlepoint Now, March/April 2018

Kelsey’s Needle Krafts Co-op,  Needlepoint Now, January/February 2018

Profile: Carol Gantz - Fretwork Tassels, Needlepoint Now, July/August 2017

Sam the Americana Bear, Needlepoint Now, May/June 2017

Profile: Jennifer Tan, Sleep Tight, Don’t let the Bedbugs Bite, Needlepoint Now, May/June 2017

Profile: Anna Pearson - Vide Poche, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2017

Profile: Jane Tattersfield, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2017

Profile: Dorothy Combs - Thank You for Your Service, Needlepoint Now, November/December 2016

The Heirloom Needlepoint Pumpkin Harvest of 2016, Needlepoint Now, September/October 2016

Tickled Pink, Needlepoint Now, July/August 2016

Profile: Deb Eiseman - Art That Heals, Needlepoint Now, November/December 2014

Society for the Prevention of Unfinished Needlepoint, Needlepoint Now, May/June 2013

Thread Gatherings: Needlepoint Party-in-a-Box, Needlepoint Now, July/August 2011

The Traveling Stitcher, Needlepoint Now, May/June 2011

Autism Speaks Through Needlepoint, Needlepoint Now, March/April 2011

Arkansas CARES, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2010

Profile: Nettie Vanderpool - Every Stitch a Memory, Needlepoint Now, January/February 2010