The Author



Shannon is a mom of 3 and step mom to 2.   Her hobbies include photography, hiking, off roading and jewelry making.  She shares her home with a husband, 2 kids, 3 Cane Corsos, a senior Xoloitzcuintle, a Chihuahua mix,  a cat, a parakeet, a turtle, 2 fish and a foster dog named Skippy.   She loves silence, coffee and long silent walks with coffee.

She began blogging in 2007.  In 2014 she launched Walks With Rama, a blog about how walking with her dog after a separation and a double mastectomy led to a passion for hiking and a healthier way of life.  Middle Finger Mama is her answer to everyone’s question, “What is wrong with you?”