Professional Freelance Writer
- Concise, well-written content, and photographs for both print and online media
- Refreshing old copy
- Brand ambassadorships
- Customized social media content
- Sponsored articles
- Hotel reviews
- Tour reviews
- Product reviews
- Dining reviews
- Sponsored trips
- Press trips
My travel interests include culture, history, recreational activities, happy hours and locavore-inspired food. I meet deadlines, enjoy the editorial process, and am available for FAM tours and working with travel, tourism, and PR organizations. Please feel free to review my endorsements and Media Kit.
Who I’ve Worked With
Find My Work
You can find my work at Bainbridge Island Magazine, Experience Anacortes, The Crossing Guide, WanderWithWonder.com, WaggonerGuide.com, Whidbey Life Magazine, RealFoodTraveler.com and Northwest Travel & Life Magazine.
I am the founder of SmallTownWashington.com, a travel blog dedicated to lodging, dining, and activities in small towns in Washington and beyond.
Since 2011, I have been on the editorial team as a fact-checker, researcher, and proofreader for the annual boating guidebook the Waggoner Cruising Guide.
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Small Town Washington & Beyond Stats (updated 4/27/17)
- 66 % Female / 33% Male
- 71% New Visitor / 28 % Returning
- 5,000+ Monthly Page Views and growing
- Washington State Site Users 54%
- Facebook 1754+
- Twitter 3440+ for Lara Dunning / 1872+ for SmallTownWa
- Instagram 4802+
- Pinterest 953+
Would You Like to Work With Small Town Washington & Beyond?
Do you live in a town that has 35,000 people or less? Do you represent hotels, resorts, B&Bs, cabins, restaurants, wineries, museums, festivals, cruises, transportation, and activities? If you are interested in hosting Small Town Washington & Beyond for a stay, a tour, meal, or activity, I would love to partner up.
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If you have any questions or inquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact me.