edit1 - face smallerTara is an award-winning journalist, a passionate blogger and is working on her first novel.

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She is the founder of parenting and wellness blog walkingonmom.com, managing editor of highly-ranked U.S. family travel blog walkingontravels.com and member of the Geneva Writers Group.

Tara has written for the Naples Daily News (Naples, Florida), The Bakersfield Californian, Economist-owned European Voice (Brussels, Belgium), Bloomberg (London) and WGCU  public radio (Fort Myers, Florida).

She obtained degrees from DePauw University (BA Biology, 1997), Florida Gulf Coast University (BA Communications, 2004) and Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University (MSJ Journalism, 2006).

Tara began winning accolades for writing very young, winning contests for fiction and essay in her early school years. She also launched a column in her undergraduate newspaper.

She lives in Switzerland with her husband and two daughters.


2011 First Place, Florida Society of News Editors – Business Reporting

2009 Third Place, Lucy Morgan Award for In Depth Reporting

2006 National Finalist, Society of Professional Journalists Online In Depth Reporting (Group)