Inspired Editor

Rosenblum has a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in journalism, and has received awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the American Association of Feature and Sunday Editors, the Associated Press and Parenting Publications of America. She is the mother of three young adult children and the bonus mom of three others.


Who Inspires You

This month, we honor a special mom to an accomplished Scout, a lifelong-learning grandpa and a fearless friend.


Inspired Newsletter Intro

Inspired takes you to magical Minnesota waterways this week, with a charming story about Canoemobile, a Wilderness Inquiry program that offers kids a gateway to…


Hands-on help for Ukrainian kids

Northfield fifth-graders have raised nearly $5,000 for Alight's Ukrainian relief mission with their artistic creations sold at the local farmers market.


For some Minnesotans, the new American dream is cohousing

One well-established Minnesota cohousing community, built on the Danish model of shared spaces and social support, serves as a model for five in development.


Hazel's best friend

photo essay about Hazel and her special service dog


Collected too much stuff? How to cut through clutter

Experts offer tips on what to throw out and what to save.


Minnesota graduates thank 'amazing' teachers who helped them succeed

In another transitional year, graduating high school seniors thank the special people who taught them about math, music and meeting deadlines, but also about resilience and the courage to launch big dreams.


After losing everything in a house fire, the Rev. Jen Crow found healing in helping others

A bolt of lightning took everything but her precious family. The experience led the Minneapolis minister on a journey of self-discovery and resilience.


Belting it out, easing hospital jitters, being a good friend

Who Inspires You this month? A 100-year-old Twins fan, a hospital volunteer who lifts patients' spirits and a thirtysomething who has his friends' back.


High school seniors: Tell us who inspired you this year

On Sunday, May 29, our monthly Who Inspires You feature will focus on the special people who made a difference to graduating seniors this year.