In 2010, the Kansas Press Association selected the three columns:
One day at a time, A gift from Saturn and A year in the life of a 14-year-old
for its third-place prize.
The Kansas Professional Communicators selected the two columns:
Stop and smell the lilacs and Through the years, we all will be together
as a second-place winner.
Judges comments included:
Very clever use of 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.'
Very visual column.