Links to My Articles


My work appears in many online and print publications. Here are a few links.

Travel Articles

Traveling for Wellness: Winter in Grand County, Colorado  The Health Journal

Galapagos vs Madagascar (group article) Days to Come by Tour Radar

Learning Jordanian Culture in Umm Qais  Pique Newsmagazine

Meeting Bedouins in Jordan  Pique Newsmagazine

Try These Yoga Hybrids  Northwest Travel & Life

Getting Briny in Ireland’s Seaweed Spas  Pique Newsmagazine

On The Trail of Lady Charlotte  Sierra Club

Compassionate Education versus Dark Tourism at an Oregon Mental Hospital  Perceptive Travel

Relaxing in a Healdsburg, California Tea Lounge  Pique Newsmagazine

Human Rights Now More than Ever  Pique Newsmagazine

3 Places around Portland to Take The Healing Waters  Parachute by Mapquest

Finding My German Roots in Fredericksburg, Texas  Perceptive Travel

Snowshoeing around Portland  Oregon Sports News

10 of the Top Wow Experiences around Chengdu, China  Wander with Wonder

Get Your Thrills in Safe Doses on These Vacations for Adventure Travel Novices

Not a White Christmas:  Eleven Warm and Festive Hotels for Holiday Vacations

Tobago: A Sweet Destination  Pique Newsmagazine

Trinidad and Tobago: Going to the Panyard  Pique Newsmagazine

Sleeping with Wolves in Quebec  Travel2Next

17 Life-Changing Spiritual Retreats around The World

Exercise Equipment to Help You Stay Fit on the Road

Bota Bota: Montreal’s Floating Spa  Pique Newsmagazine

Heroic Early Catholic Women Who Shaped Montreal  Catholic Travel Blog

Getting Outside in Vancouver  Wander with Wonder

Pet a Chicken, Train a Puppy at New Mexico Wellness Resort  South China Morning Post

Monastery Turned Wellness Retreat Where They’ll Babysit Your Smartphone South China Morning Post

Loving Thy Neighbor in Detroit Catholic Travel Blog

Many Faces of Upper Cumberlands, TN  Real Food Traveler

Bird Whisperer of the Desert Hospitality 21

Chef Caprial Pence: At Home at The Alexis  Real Food Traveler

Victoria’s Yen Wo Society is a Fading Reminder of Oldest Chinatown in Canada  South China Morning Post

Wonderful Regional Christmas Traditions from around the U.S. Travel + Leisure

High End Ecolodge Morgan’s Rock Offers a Luxurious Glimpse of Nicaraguan Wildlife  South China Morning Post

Living the Dream – Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Making in British Columbia  Travel2Next

Fine Dining, Vegetarian Style  Northwest Travel & Life

Ghost Hunting at 1886 Crescent, America’s Most Haunted Hotel South China Morning Post

Things to Do in Portland on Black Friday (Besides Shopping) Travel + Leisure

11 US Restaurants that have Mastered the Vegetarian Thanksgiving Travel + Leisure

Following the Dream in Zihuatanejo  Pique

Macau: Survival Guide for Vegetarians  Travel2Next

Door County, Wisconsin: Cherries Galore  Real Food Traveler

The Practical Balance of Crane Conservation  Spirituality & Health

Macau Museum Spotlight: Tak Seng On Pawnshop  Travel2Next

International Dining on Portland’s Alberta Street  Northwest Travel & Life

5 Catholic Churches in Macau You Need To Visit  Travel2Next

Eco Retreat in the Nicaraguan Dry Forest  Whole Life Times Magazine

Purringtons: Portland Gets a Cat Cafe  Real Food Traveler

Ristretto Roasters Meet Steampunk  Northwest Travel Magazine

Staying Well While Traveling  MSN

America’s Wackiest Roadside Attractions  MSN

Best Destinations for Animal Lovers  MSN

Americans Love Iceland  Reykjavik Grapevine

Anza Borrego: Art in the California Desert  Offbeat Travel

Fairouz Cafe and Gallery: Jerusalem-style Dining in San Diego for Vegans and Omnivores  Pique News Magazine

Alcatraz: The Timeless Appeal of a Prison Island  Offbeat Travel

Is Guayaquil Worth It?  Yeity

Surfing Nicaragua’s Smaller Waves: My Visit to ChicaBrava Surf Camp  Spa Review Magazine

The Nordic Way: A Spa Weekend in Quebec City  Offbeat Travel

Tasting Quebec City: A Culinary History/Walking Tour  Real Food Traveler

Lauramania: A  Tour of DeSmet, South Dakota  The Literary Traveler

Decline and Rise of Galapagos Tortoises  Reptiles and Amphibians

Getting Close to Wildlife in the Galapagos  Vegan Views

Sanaa’s: An Unexpected Find in Sioux Falls, South Dakota Real Food Traveler

Macau — Las Vegas of the East   India Currents

Liberty Station, San Diego’s New Tourist Attraction  BootsnAll


Health and Fitness Articles

Does Cord Blood Banking Save Lives? The Health Journal

Smart Drugs on Campus Too Easy To Get and Abuse  MedShadow Foundation

Can Therapy Animals Decrease Medication Use?  MedShadow Foundation

Purify with Gong Healing  Spirituality & Health Magazine

Worst Parasites in the World  MSN

Gym Yoga Vs. Studio Yoga: There is a Difference  The Yoga Blog

Bizarre Medical Conditions  MSN

Worst Disease Outbreaks in History  MSN

Bizzie Gold’s Buti Fitness Expands Worldwide  Yogi Times

Ayurveda and Yoga Nidra  AZ Central Healthy Living

The Yoga and Dance Connection  India Currents