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August 9, 2018

Print feature, Riverfront Times, November 15, 2017

Local editors know that I love exploring everything that St. Louis has to offer, so they frequently tap me to give readers the scoop on the city's best *everything* through lists and guides.

In 2017, I contributed heavil...

July 6, 2018

Digital story, Riverfront Times, May 17, 2018

Courtesy photo by John and Jayme Serbell

A new festival for nomads just might finally prove that all who wander are not lost.

This weekend, hundreds of travelers will set up camp in the wilderness near Rolla, Missouri, for the...

July 6, 2018

Digital story, Riverfront Times, November 27, 2017

Courtesy photo by John and Jayme Serbell

During cross-country trips, drivers typically scarf down greasy fast food and sugary gas-station snacks. But for folks traveling with their own kitchen, road trip cuisine becomes...

July 3, 2018

Cover story, Riverfront Times, June 15, 2017

Photos by Allison Babka

Oh, this was such a joy to write!

My editors know that I love talking to quirky people, so when someone called in a tip that a couple was preparing to move into their van, the Riverfront Times immediatel...

July 2, 2018

Prospective university students want to know what they can do in their adopted city; after all, college isn't just about academics.

As video began to emerge as a viable platform for Saint Louis University in the late 2000s, I was asked to produce something that would sh...

July 2, 2018

For me, the Riverfront Times' annual Summer Guide is the true kick-off for warmer weather and happier thoughts. Granted, we start working on the issue in March, so it's not like we're applying SPF 100 and tank tops just yet. But after months of darkness and parkas, we...

July 2, 2018

The Riverfront Times' "Best of St. Louis" issue has been published in many forms -- listicles, longform essays, questions. But the essence of the guide -- helping readers discover the amazing things that our region offers -- has remained steadfast year after year. It's...

July 2, 2018

Digital feature, Riverfront Times, March 6, 2018

Photo by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times

For the first couple of years of my Riverfront Times tenure, I primarily was an entertainment reporter who covered artists, makers and musicians. That was just fine with me...

July 2, 2018

Print feature, Riverfront Times, March 6, 2018

Photo by Allison Babka for the Riverfront Times

Local editors know that I love exploring everything that St. Louis has to offer, so they frequently tap me to give readers the scoop on the city's best *everything* through lis...