Friday, January 21, 2011

We Heart Locals

We like to think the people of  Utah are a big part of what makes our state so great. 
There are so many talented and remarkable people and we think you should know them too. 
If you know someone that should be featured send us an email.

For our first local

Meet Vanessa Brown

Vanessa is a busy mother of two girls (plus a baby on the way) she is also the face behind,, co-owner of

At I Never Grew Up you will find Vanessa blogging about art project ideas to do with your kids, crafts, family recipes, how to stay young at heart and do fun things with your kids and thoughts on motherhood.
She also stays busy helping businesses around the country with their social media  through her company, A Kick In the Buzz.
Vanessa also runs Moms Make Money Blogging which is a 7 month course to teach others how to set up, drive traffic to, network with and make money with their blogs. 
She is also the co-owner of  Sassy Scoops where a group of women get together to feature and review new local places in Salt Lake or Utah County.

Vanessa has lived all over the U.S. but she now calls Utah home. 

Years living in Utah: If you totaled all the years up since I was a baby...7-8 years.

Favorite local restaurant: Este Pizzeria and Moochies

Favorite place to shop: Oopsie Daisy Children's Boutique and the Children's Hour

Favorite activities in Utah: Exploring Nature, every season my girls and I try to explore 5 of the main canyons here in Utah. I also love the museums, I am very excited for the new Utah Museum of Natural History and also love the Utah Museum of Fine Arts.