FREELANCE WRITER, AUTHOR, EDITOR & PHOTOGRAPHER

Invitation

An extensive list of stories written as a longtime contributor is provided below. Click on the magazine link to access full articles ordered by published dates. Alternately, click on the Read Articles tab above to browse all content chronologically. 



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Cajun Cuisine Cruising:  Satchmo’s and Roux 66 Bring the Bayou Flavors to Town 

The Date Night:  Stepping Up the Romantic Dining Game for Valentine’s Day

Marriage & the Mountains

HAPPY HOUR & HISTORIES:   The Commerce

STEPPING UP TO THE PLATE:  Some of our Best Local Dishes in 2016

Major "Shift" New Restaurant Bringing New Style to the Dining Scene

Mayor Gets the Youth Vote

A Flagstaff Favorite Wine Bar Upgrades with Food and Style

The Art of the Sandwich
KISS and TELL
The Art of Preservation
Mariposa Latin-Inspired Grill
Dining Gets Unchained:  Kicks on Route 66
Saigon:  Not on the Side Anymore

The Rising Red:  Flagstaff Gets an Italian Downtown Boost with Il Rosso Italiane
Food Doesn't Bring More Comfort than This: Field House Chicken & Waffles
Bowled Over:  The Soup is On as Winter Arrives
In Search of Great Cuts:  Heritage Meats & the Downtown Butcher
Breakfast is Served:  Brandy's Restaurant and Bakery, New Owners and Same Traditions
Start of an Icon:  Downtown Flagstaff's The McMillan Turning into an Instant Classic
Building on Success:  Brix Casual Fine Dining & Wine Bar Bring a Grown-up Culinary Sensibility
Going for the Greens:   Summertime a Great Time to Celebrate Salads

The Sweetest Things:  Some Favorite Desserts of the Flagstaff Culinary Scene
Viva Vegetarians:  Catering to the Local Meatless Diet Crowd
Fit to be Thai:  Famed Southeast Asian Fare Expanding in Downtown
The Exciting Egg:  The Breakfast Staple is at the Heart of Amazing Local Dishes
Pub Grub Upgrade: Tavern Fare Gets the Gourmet Treatment
Surf's Up:  Twin Arrows Casino Includes a Seafood Bar in Its Culinary Lineup
BLACK DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY:  75 Years of Arizona Snowbowl
Rolling With It:  Karma Sushi Remains a Downtown Classic
The Meaning of Wine & Dine:  Cuvee 928 Wine Bar Impresses with Its Bottles & Menu
Raising the Steaks:  Twin Arrows Casino Brings Top Cuts to Its Steakhouse
Topping It All Off:   Pizza Fuiosa Brings Together Great Food, Decor & Style
Comfort Meets Inspiration
The Spain Attraction:  Madrid y Sangria Bring Spanish Authenticity to Downtown
Cooking with Fire:  How Paul Moir Brought Culinary Depth to Flagstaff's Downtown
Bringing the Flair:  Cafe Ole Brings Added Color, Style & Good Eats

Connection Perfection:  With Mother’s Day Here, a Visit with a Top Flagstaff Confectioner

Expanding Institution:  The Long-beloved MartAnne’s Increases Floor Space and Menu
A Slice Above:  Fat Olives Brings Gourmand Wood-Fired Fare
Northern Pines Restaurant:  More Than Just a Place for the Interstate Traveler
Winter Warm-Ups:  Hearty Comfort Food & a Love for Locals

Truly Raising the Bar:  The Tavern known as Annex Becomes A Breakout Favorite with Its Own Fare
Purveyors of Pasta:  Mamma Luisa's Italian Restaurant
Cottage Cuisine:  A Celebration of Season's at Garland's Lodge
Power in the Puzzle:  How Brain Teasers Help Sharpen the Mind
Outside the Box:  The "Ammo Box" Art & Other Works of Simone Stephenson
Getting to the Core:  Power in Principled Pilates
In Search of the Profound:  Artist Williamson Tapia is a Plein Air Purist
The Stress Managers:  Taming Tensions in Modern, Everyday Life
Getting Back the Back:  How Core Strength and Stability Supports the Spine
Quilt to Last:  Textile Artist Joan Scott
Good Vibrations:  Using Monochord Therapy to Promote Healing
New Regime in the New Year:  The Science of Exercise Can Work for a Healthier You
Holding a Body in Balance:  Posture Correction Can Lead to Less Pain and Better Health
Tension Breaker:  The Power of Massage During Stressful Times
Grown from the Ground:  Artist Redwing Nez Feeds from the Roots of his Reservation Life
Capturing the Light Show:  The Landscape Art of Cody DeLong
A User's Manual for the Brain:  Thinking of Ways to Improve Well-Being
Living Lucky: Ways to Find a Fortunate Life
The Heart:  A User's Guide
Keeping the Promises:  Finding Ways to Sustain Personal Resolutions
Getting Personal (Time): Seeking Solitude & Finding One's Inner Self
Finding a Stable Life:  Utilizing Horses for Therapy
Flexible and Accessible:  A Chair Yoga Class Offers the Exercise to All Abilities
Mastering Mindfulness:  Reducing Stress Through Meditation
Eastern Meeting Western: Integrated Health Embraces Both Horizons 
Tiny Treasures: The Work of a Baby Rocker & Special Care Nursery
Strength in Partnership: Reinforcing Relationships Through Counseling
Revival of a Miracle:  The Gravitation Back to Natural Childbirth
Moving the Midriff: Getting Physical and Spiritual with Belly Dancing
Signs of Life: One Class Teaches Baby Talk with Hand Signals
Nature's Healing Hand: Taking Supplements to Fight Illness
All About Animals: Pet Photographer Bill Landau
Playing with Light: The Adventurer-Photographer Life of Dawn Kish
Hot Springs Eternal: A Verde Valley Thermal Pool
Lake View Home Tour
This Room's Got Game:  Carving Out a Place for Indoor Recreation