Amy Hoover

Amy Hoover

Amy Hoover holds a B.A. in Communication Studies from The University of Iowa. Since graduating, Amy has worked in a variety of industries, giving her a multi-faceted background that helps her write and edit at LoveToKnow.

Event Planning and Coordination

During her years at the University, Amy interned in marketing at The Minnesota Renaissance Festival and helped coordinate the 2003 season. She also helped plan a fundraiser for a local public access television station. Later in life, Amy worked at a building center as an office assistant that gave her the opportunity to help coordinate special lunches and events.

Baking and Decorating Experience

Amy worked several years at the Danish Maid Bakery, helping customers in a retail setting, and decorating cookies. After leaving her position, Amy discovered she wanted to learn more about decorating and successfully completed Course 1 of The Wilton Method of Cake Decorating. She continues to be self-taught at home. Amy enjoys entering baking contests as well.

Interior Decorating and Home Improvement

Amy held a position as a retail clerk at a paint, wallpaper and flooring store, which exposed her to the basics of decorating. With her job as a building center office assistant, Amy acquired some fundamentals of the lumber, hardware, and building industry.

Writing Experience

In addition to writing and editing for LoveToKnow, Amy has also had the opportunity to work in writing-related positions over the years. This includes:

  • Press releases for The University of Iowa Museum of Art
  • Editing and writing for the Honors Newsletter at The University of Iowa
  • Ad design and writing for The Adair County Free Press

Personal Interests

When Amy is not working or writing, she enjoys reading, baking, saving money, watching movies, and organizing. She has even been known to take on an easy craft project or two in between caring for her family, traveling, and pinning sugary finds on her Pinterest board.

 

 

 

 

 

Most Recent Contributions by Amy Hoover

Best Father Daughter Dance Songs

Songs for the father and daughter wedding dance should reflect both of your personalities. Whether you pick the song out together or you dec ... Read More

Free Elegant Wedding Fonts

Using free elegant weddings fonts is a great way to add sophistication and beauty to wedding invitations, programs, and other papers. With m ... Read More

Funny Groom's Cake Toppers

Funny grooms' cake toppers are a lively addition to any reception table. In addition to the traditional white tiered wedding cake, consider ... Read More

Mickey and Minnie Wedding Decorations

Mickey and Minnie wedding decorations can add playful romanticism to an otherwise formal occasion. Even if you're not getting married at Dis ... Read More

Role of Flower Girls

Having a flower girl as part of the wedding party dates back to the Victorian Era or earlier. The original intention was to use her as a way ... Read More

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Amy Hoover