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I've written on a wealth of subjects for a variety of national consumer publications, including American Baby, American Way, Arthritis Today, Bride's, Cooking Light, Dr. Phil's Next Level, Fitness, Glamour, Hallmark, InStyle Makeover, InStyle Weddings, ivillage.com, Lifetime Television, Men's Edge, Men's Health, Men's Fitness, MSN.com, Parents, Prevention, Redbook, Self, Shape, Sly, Stuff, USA Weekend, Vitals, Weight Watchers, Woman's Day, women.com and Women's Health.

(Up-to-date stories through summer 2011 can be found on the American Way site - interviews include Nathan Fillion, Matthew Bomer, David Cook, James Marsden and Ginnifer Goodwin, along with many others. This page will be updated with these articles shortly.)



Girl Power: Ellen Page
American Way, July 1, 2010
Juno star, Ellen Page, holds her own against the big boys of movie-making in Inception.
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Getting Back Up: Alex O'Loughlin
American Way, April 1, 2010
A couple of canceled TV series aren't slowing Aussie expat Alex O'Loughlin down.
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The Game of Love: Bill and Giuliana Rancic
American Way, February 1, 2010
Who says reality television is all fakel? We put Bill and Giuliana Rancic to the test.
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Bell of the Ball: Kristen Bell
American Way, January 15, 2010 

With multiple projects in the works, Kristen Bell is in high demand.  
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Also in this issue: Saving Grace: Adrianne Palicki


Fan Favorite: Zac Levi
American Way, December 15th, 2009
Zachary Levi has his devoted following to thank for the continued success of his small-screen hit, Chuck. 
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Mac Daddy: Gabriel Macht
American Way, September 1st, 2009
Gabriel Macht has come a long way from his days of getting paid in cheeseburgers.
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The Feminine Mystique: Elisabeth Moss
American Way, August 1st, 2009
As Mad Men’s Elisabeth Moss is a trailblazing Peggy Olson, woman in a man’s world.
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Man, Oh Mann: Leslie Mann
American Way, July 15, 2009
Beautiful and brainy, Funny People star Leslie Mann manages to be one of the boys and still be every bit a lady
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We Like Mike: Michael Vartan
American Way, July 1st, 2009 
Rejoice, Alias fans! Michael Vartan is back on the small screen in the new show HawthoRNe.
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In Good Company: Anna Friel
American Way – June 1st, 2009

British actress Anna Friel stars opposite comedy king Will Ferrell in this month’s Land of the Lost. Not bad for her stateside big-screen debut.
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A Convincing Performance: Scott Speedman
American Way – May 15th, 2009

Scott Speedman wows audiences in his latest drama, Adoration. But he almost didn’t
get the part ...
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Come On, Get Happy: Jennifer Garner
American Way – May 1st, 2009

Jennifer has found the secret to happiness: embracing it.
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Also in this issue:
Big Man on Campus – Taylor Kitsch

Love is on the Air: Sarah Paulson
American Way – April 1st, 2009

Sarah Paulson hopes audiences fall head over heals for Cupid.
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Seriously, Funny: Paul Rudd
American Way – March 15th, 2009

The affable actor shows us his silly side, his serious side, and everything in between.
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Leaving Las Vegas: Molly Sims
American Way – March 1st, 2009

Molly Sims may have found her home in Las Vegas for the past half decade, but in her heart, she’s a world traveler. read the article

 

Keeping the Lights On: Kyle Chandler and Connie Britton
American Way – February 1st, 2009

Friday Night Lights has been an underdog since it premiered in 2006 to inspired reviews but underwhelmed ratings. read the article 

(And the FNL Facebook Sidebar)

Also in this issue:
French Connection – Jean Reno

Lady in Red: Alyson Hannigan
American Way – January 1st, 2009

Alyson Hannigan dishes on a few of her favorite things.
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The Younger Man: Robert Buckley
American Way – December 1st, 2008

Gentleman, feast your eyes on the enemy ...
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Blood and Bones: David Boreanaz
American Way – November 1st, 2008

From a neck-nibbling vampire to a wisecracking FBI agent, David Boreanaz’s memorable characters have helped the actor make quite a name for himself.
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The American Dream (Girl): Mila Kunis
American Way – October 15th, 2008

Native Ukrainian Mila Kunis finds greener pastures in the United States ...
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Also in this issue:
Kevin Connolly – Art Imitating Life

Learning to Fly: Brooke Shields
American Way – October 1st, 2008

Brooke Shields had looks, fame, and (reportedly) a seven-figure salary — all by the time she could drive ... read the article

 

The Union Movement: Gabrielle Union
American Way – July 1st, 2008

Meet Gabrielle Union. She's not Ashanti - obviously.
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Evan Handler on Fatherhood
American Baby – June, 2008

By all accounts, Evan Handler shouldn't be a father ...
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Pretty, Funny: Emmanuelle Chriqui
American Way – June 1st, 2008

Nice and beautiful — two qualities that put the rising star on our list ...
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Evan, Now
American Way – May 1st, 2008

Sex and the City’s best man, Evan Handler, dishes on Harry and Charlotte Goldenblatt, overcoming cancer, and phony press releases ...
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Post-Pregnancy Aftershock
American Baby – March, 2008

Your body's still changing, even after baby is here ...
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Also in this issue:
A Chat With Melora Hardin

Take Back Your Time
Woman's Day – February 12th, 2008

How to find more minutes in your day.
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Office Face
American Way – January 15th, 2008

Melora Hardin is changing workplaces this month ...
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Your Baby's First Holiday
Parents – December 2007

It's a season you'll always remember. Make it relaxing — and meaningful.
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Eat, Mingle, and Be Merry
American Baby – November 2007

If you're pregnant, the holidays can wear you out. Here's how to maintain your energy and enjoy the festivities. read the article

 

Muscle: Defined
Women's Health – October 2007

The real deal on the muscles rippling under your skin — and how to make them strong, sexy and so worth the sweat.
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Steve Carell Gets Out of The Office
American Way – September 15th, 2007

Steve Carell is big on the small screen and big on the big screen ...
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Bang For the Buck
Family Circle – August 2007

Dollar stores are popping up fashter than you can say, "Show me the money ..."
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What's Your Toddler's Personality Type?
Parents – August 2007

Identify your child's temperament. Then work it to bring out her personal best.
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Here's To You
Hallmark – July/August 2007

4 Ways To Give a Great Toast
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The Power of Two
Fitness – July 2007

When a close friend was diagnosed with breast cancer, Allison Winn Scotch faced her
own fears ... read the article

 

Jaime Pressly's North Carolina
American Way – June 15th, 2007

Beaches, biscuits and beauty. Jaime Pressly's North Carolina has it all.
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Just Do It
Woman's Day – May 2007

Want to kick-start your life? Try these smart moves.
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Flying With Baby On Board
Parents – May 2007

Your guide to traveling with a toddler — without losing your mind.
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Who's the Boss?
You or Your Toddler?
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Wipe Out Cellulite
Prevention – May 2007

Toss the creams and dreams.
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Scale Down!
Women's Health – April 2007

What to do when your weight loss flatlines.
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Overcoming 9 Pregnancy Sleep Troubles
American Baby – March 2007

How to conquer pregnancy sleep troubles and settle in for a good night’s sleep.
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Why, Thank-You!
Hallmark – March 2007

5 ways to accept a compliment.
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Do the Right Thing
Self – February 2007

Ever watch a tipsy friend reach for her car keys?
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Sleep Solutions
Parents – February 2007

Does your toddler wake up at night or refuse to take his nap?
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Big-Kid Beds
Parents – January 2007

Is your toddler ready to lose the crib?
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Multiple Choices
Cooking Light – December 2006

Find the right yoga class for you ...
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How to Say: I'm Sorry
Hallmark – November/December 2006

3 ways to heal a breach ...
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Recipes for Relaxation
Cooking Light – November 2006

Stress management pros share secrets to stopping stress before it starts ...
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Winter Checklist
My Home Life (An American Airlines Custom Publication) – Fall 2006

You update your wardrobe each season, why not your home as well?
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What's Your Beauty Secret Weapon?
Hallmark (Debut Issue) – September/October 2006

14 real women. A whole bunch of really good ideas ...
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The Wonders of One
Parents – September 2006

Are you ready to be dazzled? Your toddler will change in some amazing ways this year ...
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Fourth Trimester Body Changes
American Baby – August 2006

You saw your body go through nine months' worth of changes, and now it's over, right? Wrong.
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Vital and Vibrant: Bone Health (Special Advertising Section)
More – August 2006

With a wealth of information on osteoporosis now available, some muddied facts still exist ...
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Your Wedding, From A to Z
InStyle Weddings – Summer 2006

The "I do" industry has its own secret language. Learn these terms and you'll be talking
like a pro ... read the article

 

Make the Ultimate Sex Connection
Redbook – July 2006

No pretzel poses, no bedroom marathons — just a stronger, closer bond ...
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Watch Your Back
American Baby – June 2006

Take the burden off of your back and hips with these helpful tips ...
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Liberty Belle: Teri Hatcher's Celebrated Weekend
American Way – May 15th, 2006

On the whole, Teri Hatcher would rather be in Philadelphia ...
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