Lori and her daughter’s birth mom have written The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption: Helping Your Child Grow Up Whole.
Lori interviews experts in lived experience with adoption on her podcast Adoption: The Long View.
Lori was nominated by Colorado Senator Michael Bennet and named an Angel in Adoption® by the Congressional Coalition of Adoption Institute in 2018.
LavenderLuz.com was named a Top Adoption Blog by Healthline in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.
LavenderLuz.com was among the Top 100 Adoption Blogs per Feedspot.
Lori’s was named a Top Adoption Blogger by Adoptive Families magazine.
Lori is an occasional columnist on The Huffington Post.
Lori is a contributing columnist each month at DenverParent.net and was for several years at Mile High Mamas.com, a Denver Post site.
Lori was interviewed by ABCNews.
In real life Lori rarely refers to herself in the third person.