Laura Riley

Laura Riley
Laura is a mother, children’s book author, journalist, and teacher. Her love for story telling began at Ball State University where she studied broadcast journalism. Upon graduation, she went on to work for affiliate NBC and Fox News stations. In 2021, she was able to fulfill a life-long dream of becoming an author when she published her first book,The Legend of the Stinky Sock. As a junior high journalism teacher, Laura feels privileged to share her passion for writing with her amazing students and hopes to inspire a new generation of reporters. Laura grew up in the Chicago suburbs and currently lives in Flower Mound with her husband and two boys. For more about Laura visit her website or follow her on Instagram.
Grilled lamb chops resting on a white plate with lemons and green garnish

Greek Lamb Chops That’ll Have Your Guests Shouting Opa!

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family walking near pond.

Inexpensive Picture Perfect Family Photos

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family cutting Thanksgiving turkey

Easy Thanksgiving Meal Tips for the Collin County Moms

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birthday table overhead shot, no birthday party this year

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