I’m excited to announce that I placed in LA Press Club’s SoCal Journalism Awards for 2018. I received second place for travel reporting across all media platforms, including print, radio, TV and online. It was for a story I wrote for KCET-TV: “The Fascinating History Of The Massive Pyramid And Granite Monuments In The California…
On KCET, I wrote about how taking a road trip for art can change the way you experience your adventure and see art. The story covers art destinations in the SoCal desert, Santa Fe, NM and Marfa, TX. Read the full article on KCET.
MSN picked up my my Cheapism.com guide on family-friendly spring break destinations that I wrote with writer Emily Lugg. Read the full article on MSN.
On KCET, I interview 88-year-old Jacques-Andre Istel, the father of parachuting, and visionary behind erecting a massive marble pyramid and granite monuments engraved with the history of mankind in the middle of a California desert. Read the full article on KCET.
On VICE’s MUNCHIES, I interview Debbie Ball of Albuquerque’s The Candy Lady shop, which created the meth prop used in Breaking Bad. Read the full article on MUNCHIES.
On SoCalPulse, I write about a desert getaway in Indian Wells, CA at the Miramonte Resort & Spa, where you can get a solid mix of weekend of spa treatments, fine dining and exploration. Read the full article on SoCalPulse.
On We Like L.A., I interview artist Kenny Irwin, Jr., the visionary behind the massive ‘Robolights’ art garden situated in his Palm Springs home. For the last 30 years, he’s been hosting an annual, massive holiday lights display, with nearly 9 million lights draped over his robot and sci-fi sculptures. Read the full article on We…
On LAist, I write a guide on how to do a weekend getaway right in Ojai, a charming and gorgeous bohemian city just an hour-and-a-half drive from LA. Read the full article on LAist.
On SoCalPulse, I write about what to eat and do during the Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week that takes place from June 3 – 12. Read the full article on SoCalPulse.