Lauren is a mom, Nevada native, writer, blogger and lover of all things Northern Nevada. Her passion for Northern Nevada is unmatched. She is an avid traveler of the world, living in places such as Japan, Northern Africa, and the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. The words, "Home Means Nevada" ring true in her heart. She is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno and previously worked for the federal government. After starting a family of her own, she decided that she wants to be no other place than in Northern Nevada.