Laura specializes in news, features, reviews, content articles and blogs. Her areas of expertise include politics, music, parenting, health, fitness, beauty, fashion, weddings and etiquette. Her love of rock music, weddings, gymnastics and all things pop culture is evident in the hundreds of articles she has published on these interests.
Laura's interests range from punk rock to princess movies. She takes pride in being a woman who defies stereotypes. She hopes to one day use her head full of trivia knowledge to win lots and lots of money.
Laura studied both political science and journalism at Sacramento State for the institution's unique combined degree.
Laura wrote for Sacramento State publications, covering local and state politics.
Laura's coursework in subjects including nutrition, environmental science, music history, family issues, social issues and psychology help her write informative articles on these topics.
As a hobbyist crafter, Laura enjoys writing craft articles for online publishers. She focuses on educational crafts, crafts for decoration and crafts for holiday presents. She works with a variety of mediums and loves taking around-the-house objects and turning them into art. Laura has written both step-by-step how-to articles and more broad craft idea articles. She has also taught craft projects to children.
Laura's educational articles for web consumption focus on lesson plan ideas for teachers, homework ideas for children and educational projects for the whole family. Most of Laura's articles are geared toward preschool and elementary school levels. Laura has also written education-related features for "Sacramento Parent Magazine," "Prosper Magazine" and "Valley Community Newspapers."
Using her fashion knowledge and slight obsession with celebrities and trends, Laura's work was featured on TyraBanks.com, and she later helped launch Tyra Banks' Type F. Her friendly, fun and informative, fashion-forward articles have been featured on a number of websites and blogs. She has written on everything from the latest trends to wedding fashion. She specializes in body-positive articles that help women of all ages, shapes and sizes look fabulous in flattering fashions.
Laura loves writing articles that help people make smart nutritional choices. Her food articles have appeared on the health and nutrition channels for major newspapers and on leading health websites. She has also blogged about nutrition for a medical spa website. Laura's expertise is in food safety, preparation, and in baby, child, teen and elderly nutrition. Laura has many articles published on sports nutrition for athletes, particularly gymnasts as Laura is a former gymnast.
As a former athlete, Laura has written countless sports articles for Livestrong.com and AZCentral.com. With eight years experience as a gymnast, gymnastics training, rules and coaching articles are her specialty. Laura is also a former dancer, with training in ballet, modern dance, hip hop and even clogging. In addition to dance and gymnastics articles, Laura has written articles on basketball, baseball, soccer, football, hockey, snowboarding and skateboarding.
Laura's travel articles appear on leading content websites. Laura loves writing family-fun travel articles. Laura can produce romance copy or straight-forward content articles. As a Sacramento native, Laura's specialty is articles on Northern California's most popular locations and well-kept secrets. She has provided web pages and blogs for real estate websites, including Apartments.com.
Laura is a fitness writer who is published on Livestrong.com, ArizonaCentral.com, TheNest.com, gymnastics websites and in "Sacramento Lifestyle," a monthly magazine, for which she is a regular contributor. Laura uses her background in gymnastics, dance, basketball and competitive jump rope to add expert knowledge to these how-to and informative articles. She loves writing about new fitness trends. Laura has also written fitness articles for a Sacramento-area med spa and other private fitness clients.
Laura's relationship articles appear on Livestrong.com. Her published articles include everything from romantic, unique and themed date ideas to expertly researched pieces on communication, dealing with conflict and cheating. As part of her education, Laura studied psychology, family issues and social issues at the college level.
Laura ghostwrites blogs for law firms across the United States. With a training in government-journalism, Laura has a strong legal research background. She has written for legal practices in the fields of personal injury, motor vehicle accidents, employment discrimination and debt relief.
Laura has written dozens of beauty articles for Tyra Banks' TypeF.com and Lance Armstrong's LIVESTRONG.com. She has also written countless beauty blogs for a Sacramento med-spa, as well as cosmetic and skin care retailers. She is an expert in both natural remedies for skincare and medical aesthetic procedures. Laura targets her makeup advice to specific complexes. She writes both step-by-step how to articles and informative content articles.
With an educational background in government-journalism, Laura has covered Sacramento and California state politics for years. She was a staff writer for the non-profit Make A Difference Project publication, "The Voice of Sacramento." Laura writes journalistic, news-based articles and educational, content articles. Political science is her passion and it shows in her articles.
Laura is a music journalist, writing on both national and local music. She was a scout for the Reprise Records division of Warner Records. Laura has had her own music column in three Sacramento publications, and has written on music for a major trade magazine and a popular alternative newspaper. As a pop culture junkie, Laura has also written on celebrities for "Celebrity Magazine" and on celebrity fashion for Tyra Banks' Type F.
Laura's nutrition articles appear on a variety of websites, including newspapers, health and medical businesses. Laura is passionate about infant, child and teen nutrition. Laura also wrote nutrition content that promoted losing weight and/or maintain a healthy weight for a Sacramento-area medical spa. Laura also works as a caregiver for the elderly and disabled, where she is responsible for providing proper nutrition for her clients' needs.
Laura's training is in government-journalism. Laura covered the Sacramento City Council as her beat in college and covered politics in her civic journalism internship with "The Voice of Sacramento." Laura's government/political science content articles appear on leading content websites. Laura has a library of political science text books to use for research.
Laura cares deeply about making a positive change on the environment and her green living articles appear leading websites. Laura has written on recycling, plastic bags, reusable bags, alternatives to plastic foam, cloth diapering and more. As part of her coursework at Sacramento State University, she studied environmental science.
As an experienced health writer, Laura has ghostwritten for doctors' offices and written for online publishers and newspaper websites, such as SFGate.com and TheNest.com. Her expertise includes diseases, chronic conditions, pregnancy, baby health, child health, teen health, natural remedies and home treatments. Laura wrote daily blogs for a doctor's medical spa. The blogs focused on weight loss, skincare, fitness and new medical technologies. She also works in the health industry, providing in-home care for the disabled.
Laura has written numerous kids content articles for leading websites. Most of her articles focus on indoor activities, outdoor games and educational projects. Laura has also written hundreds of parenting and child health articles for Livestrong.com. She has freelanced for "Sacramento Parent Magazine" and is a weekly reporter for a Sacramento-area newspaper where she regularly previews upcoming family events and interviews educators.
Laura's experience includes ghostwriting for medical practices across the United States and Canada, as well creating supplemental content for major newspapers and health websites. Laura has written on everything including pregnancy health, elderly care and fitness. Laura ran a blog for a Sacramento-area medical spa. The blog promoted the med spa's services, while offering valuable medical, beauty and fitness advice. Laura also works as a medical caregiver for the elderly and disabled.
Laura uses her rock music expertise as a former scout for Warner Records to write hundreds of music articles for publications including "Sacramento News & Review," "The Music & Sound Retailer," "Richohet Magazine," "LoCal MuSac" and Examiner.com. She has experience writing album reviews, show reviews, band profiles and breaking news articles.
Laura has blogged for a variety of companies. She ran blog for a Sacramento-area medical spa, where she wrote micro-blogs five days a week and wrote longer blogs several times a month focusing on health, beauty and fitness. She also blogged about Sacramento for Apartments.com. She currently blogs monthly for a fashion and beauty website and regularly blogs for fashion and beauty retailers, as well as for medical practices.
Laura has also blogged for a skateboarding retailer, various law offices, vet websites, construction/home maintenance company and much more.
Laura has provided copy for medical offices, online retailers, real estate companies and small businesses. Her copywriting experience includes blogs, newsletters, product descriptions, press releases and advertisements. She's promoted concert tickets, medical procedures, home maintenance services, radio programs, skincare lines and much more.
Laura is a freelance journalist currently working as a weekly reporter for a Sacramento-area newspaper, as well as a contributing writer to a monthly Sacramento lifestyle magazine. She specializes in magazine features with work in a business magazine, parent magazine, weekly alternative newspaper, college lifestyle magazine and various music publications. Laura is comfortable interviewing sources and writing everything from long features to short breaking news posts.
Laura's articles are published on content sites, business websites and blogs, and in newspapers and magazines. She has written feature articles for a variety of print publications, including the "Prosper Magazine" (business), "Sacramento Parent Magazine," "Sacramento News & Review" and "The Music and Sound Retailer." She is currently a weekly reporter for Valley Community Newspapers and a regular contributor to the monthly magazine, "Sacramento Lifestyle."
Laura's content articles appear on websites including SFGate.com, Chron.com, TheNest.com, LIVESTRONG.com and YellowPages.com.