Writings

Books

Historic Restaurants of Billings: November 6, 2015
Stella’s New Book: Historic Restaurants of Billings, A Taste of the Magic City’s Past

 


 

Sip Articles

The Last Best Plates Web site: March 23, 2015
Revel Coffee Roasters: Brewing Elusive Perfection

The Last Best Plates Web site: April 9, 2015
Yellowstone Cellars and Winery: Cowboy Winemaker

Last Best News Web site: January 13, 2015
To enjoy good wine, keep your gadgets simple.

Vinography Web site: April, 17, 2014
Book Review: The Essential Scratch and Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert.

 


 

Savor Articles

The Last Best Plates Web site: October 2, 2015
Popular, Very Busy Caterer to Take a Much-needed Break

The Last Best Plates Web site: January 25, 2015
Stroopwafels: A Dutch Treat

Yellowstone Valley Woman: December 8, 2014
Tastings: Short & Sweet. Cupcakes = the perfect ending to a holiday meal.

Last Best News Web site: December 4, 2014
Lefse: Mashing, rolling and cooking holiday cheer.

Yellowstone Valley Woman: October 10, 2014
Tastings: Wine & Cheese Pairings. Grab these chef favorites from all around town.

Yellowstone Valley Woman: September 17, 2014
Quick, Healthy & Kid Friendly Snacks! Tasting team hits the market, not the drive thru.

Yellowstone Valley Woman: June 27, 2014
Tastings: Savoring Summer. Why not taste a few “beginnings” on the patio?

 


 

Experience Articles

 

ARCHITECTURE

Big Sky Journal: Arts 2014
Reinventing the Billings Public Library. A sustainable, technologically advanced and beautifully dynamic pavillon of community pride and iconic presence anchor’s Montana’s largest city.

Big Sky Journal HOME: 2014
Art of the West. Handcrafted style and details stand out at the Triple “B” Ranch.

Yellowstone Valley Woman: December 3, 2014
Turning the Page with the New Billings Public Library. A tale of the women who made it a reality.

TRAVEL

The Last Best Plates Web site: March 26, 2015
Wandering Billings. Off to Tuscany: Well-earned Break for ‘Serial Entrepreneur’

Big Sky Journal: Art of the West 2013
Wandering Billings. Montana’s largest city is renewed and revitalized.

Blue Water Sailing: May 2011
Italy Island Dreaming. Exploring the Picturesque Pontine Islands.

Western Art & Architecture: Spring / Summer 2011
Wanderings: Seattle, Washington. For art lovers, architecture buffs and foodies, merely getting into, out of and around the Emerald City is an entirely worthwhile pursuit

ART

Big Sky Journal: Spring 2007
Artist of the West, A Force of Horse. Carol Spielman’s spirited painting elicit simple memories

Big Sky Journal: Spring 2006
Artist of the West, Carol Hagan: Grateful Expressions. Nurturing the spirit of living under the Big Sky through bold colors

Big Sky Journal: Arts 2006
Artists of the West, Scott Morrison: Nurturing Wood. Finding comfort and connection in “Butterfly-Jointed” Rocking Chairs