Life · Trending


Another day, another trending topic. Today, #morethanababe is popping up on your timelines. What is this? Female journalists, meteorologists and other TV broadcasters are using this hashtag to do many things: Protest a radio station's "babe bracket" - judging local TV women solely on their looks, and not their abilities, accomplishments or accolades. Click here.… Continue reading #morethanababe

Behind The Scenes · Life · Weather

What 18 months in Iowa has taught me

That's my chief meteorologist (now I call him "Uncle Mark" whether or not he actually enjoys the title and me adopting him as my work uncle) and I when I first "landed" in Iowa. Technically we drove here but it was the day I officially moved. Friday, March 18, 2016. My family got a tour… Continue reading What 18 months in Iowa has taught me

Health · Life · Vegan

There’s something in the air out here

It all started last Wednesday (ie, my Friday). It had been another long, yet always rewarding, week at work. I got caught on air thinking I was getting out of the shot but actually "snuck" right into the middle of eastern Iowa's television screens during the 5 o'clock newscasts. Everyone got to see the true… Continue reading There’s something in the air out here