Expert Pact

Lori Nawyn

The wife of a fireman, mother of four, grandmother of four, and mentor to three opinionated dogs she's training for urban mushing, Lori enjoys running, hiking, kayaking, and reading, and growing tomatoes, peppers, and herbs for her fresh salsa.
Lori Nawyn is an award-winning writer, illustrator and graphic designer whose key passion in life is to help others discover their own unique inner strengths. She is the author of the novel My Gift to You (October 2010), and the inspirational book for girls and women Fill Your Day with Hope (August 2013). Her book about discovering joy, By Small and Simple Things, will be released January 2014. Following her love of cooking and peaches, she wrote Peachy: A Harvest of Fruity Goodness (August 2013). Her second cookbook for Familius, The Great American Family Reunion Cookbook, will be released next year. She is also the illustrator of the best-selling motivational picture book What Are You Thinking? (July 2010) and Familius author Christy Monson's book Love, Hugs, and Hope: When Scary Things Happen (September 2013).