Chantel Baul

Writer. Editor. Explorer.

Columbus, GA

Chantel Baul

Welcome to my portfolio!

I'm a skilled communicator and a results-driven researcher with an ever-growing curiosity. I've been in digital and print content creation for the last four years, and I've got a diverse body of work to show for it. Writing affords me the invaluable opportunity to meet passionate people, explore interesting places and share little-known stories with the world. I love what I do, and I trust you will too.


School’s Out: Check Out These Four Family-Fun Attractions for an Action-Packed Summer Adventure

Spring break has come and gone, and jittery students across the country are looking ahead to the much-anticipated annual summer vacation. But summertime excitement can quickly fade to disappointment and boredom if parents don’t plan ahead. Now is the time to start planning your family summer vacation, and there’s no shortage of family-friendly summer fun in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach.
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Flashlight, Net, Fun! Adventures in crabbing and how you can join in on the fun!

Crabbing is a celebrated coastal pastime. The pristine waters of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach provide an ideal habitat for a variety of crabs, lending themselves to this longstanding summer night tradition. Year after year, my wife and I make sure to take the family to the beach for a fun crabbing session during our annual summer vacation on the Gulf Coast.
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Day-Trip! 6 Family-fun activities for off the beach fun!

Over the years, I can recall quite a few times when my family and I have been beach bound, only to be thwarted by unexpected rainfall. If you’ve ever been there, then you know that an unanticipated shower can dampen the day, especially when you’ve donned your sunscreen, packed your beach bag and are ready and raring to go.
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The Great Egg Hunt: Your guide to Easter activities in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach

I love Easter. A time for bright pastels and chocolate bunnies, Easter has always been an important time to my family. Each year, we start with Sunday morning services, and then everyone gathers for Easter brunch and the family egg hunt. I used to paint hardboiled eggs with my children; now I paint with the help of my grandchildren.
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Kid’s Kolumn: Keep Kids Creative Week

Monday marked the beginning of a little-known 7-day celebration. Started in 2003 by artist Bruce Van Patter, Keep Kids Creative Week encourages communities, schools and families to support innovation and exploration among their youth. In today’s increasingly high-tech world, there are plenty of opportunities to get creative – think coding, robotics and the like.
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Cool Conservation at the Tybee Marine Science Center

Though it might seem like a pretty long stretch for parents, the annual summer vacation doesn’t last very long for kids. Families spend the final weeks of the school year planning in giddy anticipation of the two-month long summer break – booking trips, registering for summer camps and checking local event calendars for kid-friendly fun.
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Wet n’ Wild Summer Camps

Anyone with school-aged children knows that the countdown has officially begun. We have now entered the final weeks of the 2016-2017 academic year, and our long-suffering students couldn’t be more excited. No more teachers, no more tests and, most importantly, no more homework! Just two months of pure, unadulterated fun – unless, of course, there’s nothing to do.
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Become a Fort Pulaski Junior Ranger

Warmer weather means more time spent outdoors with the ones you love. And if you have yet to pin down the details for this weekend’s family outing, you’re in for a nice surprise. This weekend presents an exciting opportunity to families looking for a fun learning experience to share. In honor of National Park Week, Tybee Island’s own Fort Pulaski is providing free admission to all visitors on Saturday, April 22nd and Sunday, April 23rd.
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Chantel Baul

Chantel Baul is a nomad with a knack for writing and an ever-growing curiosity. She's also a proud Army Officer and an NPR nerd with a deep passion for all things travel, sustainable living and adventure. Check back frequently for her latest work and be sure to connect on social media.



  • Social Media Writing
  • Digital Photography
  • Blogging
  • B2B Copywriting
  • B2C Copywriting
  • SEO Copywriting