Amanda has been an Associate Editor for Mother Earth News since June 2012,and she joined the Heirloom Gardener team as a copy editor in January 2017.
She graduated from the University of Kansas in 2011 with degrees in journalism and creative writing. After graduation, she worked as a designer and editor for a small newspaper, and almost one year later scored the position at Mother Earth News.
She is interested in making DIY natural home products and trying to live a zero-waste lifestyle. She also loves reading, writing, running, music of all kinds, cooking, traveling, learning, and obnoxious hats.