Originally from Minneapolis, Sarah landed in Flagstaff in 2009 by way of Connecticut, Brooklyn, NY and Madison, WI. She works as a public interest attorney and lives with her husband, two sons, and two dogs.

Mom, Wash Your Face

My whole life, I’ve hated washing my face.  I think it was because water would get everywhere... so I didn’t really do it that often. Over a year ago, I was introduced to a new...

Meet the Contributor: Sarah

 A husband, two sons and two dogs. Job: Public-interest Attorney. What brought you to Flagstaff: Technically my husband’s job. We were graduating from law school and ready for an “adventure.” We were ready to go wherever...

Podcasts and Shows You Might Like, Too

I am always looking for new podcasts and shows to stream. I listen to podcasts for some alone time on dog-walks and on long car trips. And my Netflix/Hulu/Amazon algorithms are all messed up...

Keeping Cool in Flagstaff

This will be my ninth summer in Flagstaff. Before I moved here I knew basically nothing about it. The summer before we moved from the Midwest, I would insist to my husband that when...

My Internet Friends

For me, being a mom has meant both rarely being alone and yet often feeling lonely. Much to my surprise, however, I’ve found a lot of support online. I know I’m not the only one...

Welcome, GoPuff

This post was created in partnership with GoPuff - all opinions are our own I recently had the chance to try out a new delivery service in town called GoPuff. According to their website, GoPuff...

Don’t Stop Inviting Moms

I am back in the bleary blurry days of early babyhood. My second baby is 4 months old. He’s a milk monster. I spend a lot of time scrolling the internet in the middle of...

Freezer Meal Love

Last August, my husband sent me a link to a document, “30 Whole30 Slow Cooker Freezer Meals.”  It had 30 recipes and a master grocery list. Each meal is assembled in a gallon-sized Ziploc...