Awards

Masters Review Emerging Writer's Award, 2017, Proximity Personal Essay Prize, 2016, Glimmer Train Honorable Mention, 2016, Pushcart Nomination, 2015 and 2016, Fairy Tale Review Short Story Finalist, 2016, Curt Johnson Fiction Award 2015 (finalist 2016), Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Contest 2015 Finalist, Orison Anthology Awards 2015 and 2016 Finalist, Tiferet Journal Writing Contest 2015 Finalist, Medill School of Journalism Parenting Publications of America First Place Awards, Society of Professional Journalists Page One Award

Literary 

Proximity, Masters Review, December Magazine, Up the Staircase Quarterly, Nowhere, Dr. T. J. Eckleberg Review, Fine Linen, Rake Magazine, On the Issues, Orchard Books,  others

Academic

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Annals of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, others 

Magazine

Utne Reader, Parents Magazine, Ladies' Home Journal, On the Issues, Rake Magazine, Minnesota Parent, AARP Magazine, Macalester Today, Carleton Voice, Daughters Magazine, Island Parent, Maryland Parent. Renew Magazine,  others

Web

Discovery Channel, Rake Magazine, Elephant Journal, Honey Colony, Funds for Writers, Planet Green, Medscape, Moms Online, Oxygen Media, Time 4 Babies, CBSHealthwatch, others

Book

Orchard Books, McGraw Hill, Crossing Press, Compass Point Books, Abdo and Daughters, Avery Putnam, Think Outside the Book,  others

Organizational

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Public Schools, St. Paul Public Schools, Friends of the Minneapolis Public Library, Resource Associates, Hamline University, Blue Zones, Smile Network International,  others