Valerie Rains serves as a features editor for Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel Magazine and Girlfriend Getaways. She is also an active freelance journalist. Her work has been featured in a number of publications, such as Real Simple, RealSimple.com, Country Living, Southern Living, Family Circle, The Nest, Apartment Therapy and Details. Rains previously served as a contributing senior editor for Country Living. Prior to that, she was the launch editor for the home and design vertical Yahoo! Shine. She has also worked as a senior editor at Blueprint magazine and as a staff editor at Real Simple.
Rains attended the University of Oklahoma.
Valerie Rains, features editor
Arthur Frommer’s Budget Travel Magazine