Stacy Tornio


stacy tornio


Gardening, Kids & Family, Nature


University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Oklahoma


Stacy Tornio is a freelance writer and author based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She loves gardening, birding, and anything related to nature and the outdoors. She also writes books on these subjects, including the award-winning book she wrote with her son, 101 Outdoor Adventures to Have Before You Grow Up. 



Tornio worked for Birds & Blooms magazine for 10 years and is a master gardener and master naturalist.


Stacy graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, earning her Bachelor of Mass Communications in Journalism.



Treehugger and Dotdash

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