Amber specializes in blog posts and feature articles across several industries, including photography, agronomy, construction, organic gardening, the environment, interior design and architecture.
Diversity is the spice of life, and Amber’s interests reflect that. She’s an outdoor enthusiast that can usually be found fishing, hiking, gardening or photographing – weather and workload permitting! She also loves to tackle furniture refinishing and repurposing projects, recycled arts and crafts, crochet projects and more. And, as a photographer, she spends an inordinate amount of time either tweaking images in Photoshop or writing about the images she tweaked.
Amber studied English and Journalism at Ohio State University. From there she went on to begin her writing career in newspapers and magazines.
Amber spent seven years working as part of a team to remodel campground facilities. During that time, she completely renovated 14 bathrooms, from bare studs all the way to the finish work. She has also installed new kitchens and updated existing kitchens. For each kitchen and bathroom, Amber milled custom woodwork out of reclaimed barn flooring.
While Amber has worked on a wide variety of construction projects, her particular specialties are plumbing, drywall and flooring. Her experience makes her quite comfortable when writing about a variety of construction subjects, including Manual J HVAC installations, ADA-compliant living quarters and more!
Amber's extensive work as a renovator gives her a lot of experience when it comes to remodeling and home decor. She is particularly experienced with plumbing and bath installations as well as stone, ceramic and porcelain tiling. Amber's hands-on knowledge lets her write great articles about a wide variety of remodeling, construction and interior design subjects.
As a rural Ohioan, Amber has spent her entire life living and working on farms. She is an animal expert, having raised everything from chickens to goats to horses. She has also worked closely with several local veterinarians. In addition, she is knowledgeable about most types of farm machinery and she has spent countless hours making hay, planting corn and more.
When it comes to writing about agriculture, Amber is happy to tackle just about any topic, from hobby farming to large-scale land management. Whether you’re looking for a writer that understands the intricacies of the farm-to-table process or someone that can show your readers how to raise a thriving flock of hens, Amber is happy to help!
Amber is slightly obsessed with all things housing. She keeps an eye on her local real estate market and she can walk your readers all the way through the buying or selling process – from updating the home to closing day. She also has some experience with different home loan products, including FHA, VA and USDA loans.
And, if you need enticing property descriptions, Amber is happy to help. Send her a few photos or a virtual tour and she’ll put her creativity and copywriting skills to work for you!
Throughout the summer, you’ll often find Amber up to her elbows in dirt. She’s an enthusiastic organic gardener and she knows just what it takes to grow, can and preserve healthy, delicious produce. Her knowledge isn’t limited to vegetable gardening, either. She’s also very knowledgeable about trees, flowers, shrubs and landscaping. She has been a part of two different forest management programs and she has taken on large commercial landscaping projects. She also has some experience with aquascaping and fish husbandry in both wild and ornamental settings.
Amber writes gardening stories regularly for the Farmers’ Almanac, and her garden writing is soon to appear in the award-winning GreenPrints magazine. If you need a proven, published author to write blog posts or feature articles, send her a message!
Amber strives to live green every day. She knows how to cut back on energy usage, find eco-friendly alternatives to common disposable products, and she is an expert when it comes to recycling. She purchases goods made from sustainable resources whenever possible, and grows most of her own vegetables. With this experience, Amber is a voice of authority on all things green!
As a beauty writer, Amber immerses herself in all things makeup, skincare and nails. She keeps up to date on everything from the latest brand dramas to new product releases from drugstore, mid-range and high-end brands. Her daily routine includes checking up on popular beauty influencers, reviewing tips and tricks from top beauty gurus, following the latest trends on Instagram, and broadening her own makeup skills so that she is better able to provide advice for her readers – because we all know how tough it is to find that perfect foundation in the right formulation, shade and undertone!
Along with these things, Amber also covers some of today’s most talked-about issues in the beauty industry. She doesn’t shy away from a broad discussion about the lack of foundation shades or products designed to meet the needs of people of color and she is also comfortable discussing aspects of feminism as it relates to makeup and beauty.
Additionally, Amber’s writing places emphasis on the science of beauty. She has tried a huge range of products and knows which ingredients are scientifically proven to offer benefits (like retinoids, AHAs, BHAs and more). Amber enjoys helping readers improve their knowledge base and has been known to steer readers away from dangerous skincare and beauty advice -- like the old lemon juice and baking soda scrub.
Amber works hard to live an environmentally friendly life. She is always finding new ways to cut energy use and recycle everyday items. Amber also loves to stay current on new technology - especially green vehicles and home automation. Her particular "green" specialty is organic gardening and home food preservation. Amber strongly believes that responsibly grown food sources are instrumental in protecting our health and the environment!
Amber enjoys working on a variety of arts and crafts. Quilting and crocheting are two of her mainstays, but she also loves to make mixed media art from recycled items like paper towel tubes, buttons and whatever else she can find. She can create excellent how-to articles that are easy to follow and rich with detail.
While Amber can turn nearly anything into a hobby, there are a few things that fascinate her endlessly. She is an award-winning photographer, and she loves to create items for the home. She quilts, crochets and paints, and she has been known to work on miniatures and model railroads. When she's not engaged in one of those activities, you can sometimes find her trawling farm auctions in search of interesting antiques to collect. She's willing to give anything a try, and it's this attitude that makes her an amazing hobby writer!
Amber owns three incorrigible cats, and she is a country girl at heart, which means she's had everything from pet hamsters to pet horses. She has written on subjects including training, basic care, animal behavior and psychology, veterinary concerns - even posts decrying the horrors of puppy mills. Amber cares about animals of all kinds, and she will work hard to create informative, insightful and powerful content for you.
Amber specializes in creating amazing blog posts for her clients. She knows how to craft content that is engaging and informative. She loves to use a conversational, sometimes humorous style, but she is also adept at writing in an authoritative tone. Amber has blogged about anything from home and garden topics to insurance, real estate and more.
Amber has written hundreds of research-driven articles for clients across a wide range of industries. Not only is her content informative and easy to read, but it is also formatted to look good at first glance. Where appropriate, Amber keeps paragraphs short and sweet, and she uses subheadings and bullet points as a way to create visually appealing content that readers find very attractive.
Amber is an excellent copywriter, with hundreds of advertisements, product descriptions, company profiles and more under her belt. She has produced copy across a variety of industries, and she is very skilled at using both subtle and overt sales language that turns skeptics into buyers. If you need provoking advertisements, Amber is your writer.