Meet Our Contributors

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Jessica Goodwin

I am a 35 year-old first-time mom from the Washington DC area. Sleep when the baby sleeps? If the baby is napping, I’m writing! I have written and self-published four books, with a fifth one on the way. I write about my son at my blog About A Boy and some of my work has appeared on Scary Mommy. Feel free to check out my website or say hi on Twitter!

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 Karleen Cortes

Worked as a Journalist for seven years for the news radio station, Radio Isla 1320 AM, in Puerto Rico. Was Web Producer for a year for the television station, Wapa TV, specifically for “Noticentro Fin de Semana” (the weekend news program). Now blogging and working as Social Media Editor for Puerto Rico’s House of Representatives. Mommy, wife, daughter and sister just trying to figure things out and go with the flow. Bring it on!

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Holly Rizzuto Palker

Holly received an honorable mention from The Writer’s Digest Annual Competition in the Mainstream/Literary category for her short story, THREE. She’s working on a novel called MULTICULTURAL MID-LIFE CRISIS which is about an American expat living in London. She teaches drama to pre-school children and she’s raising three of her own children, a husband, and a dog. Check her out at www.hollyrizzuto.com or follow her on twitter @hollyrizzutopal

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Carissa Howard

Carissa Howard is a former litigator, Ivy League graduate, suburban wife, mom and writer. When not writing her soon to be forthcoming novels and personal essays, Carissa is running her online resource for busy people, Shopping for Time. Shopping for Time allows you to make more time, have more me-time, and more kid-time. You can keep in touch with Carissa on Twitter and Facebook.

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Ashley Freligh 

Ashley is a Philadelphia native living in the nation’s capital with her one year old son, Rion, and husband, John.  Ashley is a virtual executive assistant and is looking to grow her parenting blog http://spitupandsitups.com, an honest and witty look at being a working mom.  In her spare time, she enjoys exercising, amateur astronomy, baking, and crafting.

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Kristy Ramirez

Kristy Ramirez writes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, love letters and grocery lists.  Her work has appeared online in Literary Mama, Parent.Co, and SheLoves Magazine, among other places.  In her previous life, she was a teacher and banker. She lives in Texas with her husband and four children and is trying to finish her first novel.  Catch up with her on Twitter or on her blog, Lives In Progress.

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Anna Engel

Anna Engel is a stay-at-home mom to two beautiful children and has recently embarked upon the journey of homeschooling. Anna is also Co-Founder of Bundles & Co., an online consignment store which allows parents to buy and sell new or pre-owned children’s clothes from the convenience of home. In her free time, Anna enjoys exercising, crafting, and reading.

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Marie Nieves

Marie Nieves is a student and a blogger who loves unusual trips, gadgets and creative ideas. On her travels, she likes to read poetry and prose and to surf the Internet. Her favourite writer is Tracy Chevalier and she always carries one of her books in her bag. She is an avid lover of photography who loves to talk about her experiences.

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Drinda Reddin

Marie Nieves is a student and a blogger who loves unusual trips, gadgets and creative ideas. On her travels, she likes to read poetry and prose and to surf the Internet. Her favourite writer is Tracy Chevalier and she always carries one of her books in her bag. She is an avid lover of photography who loves to talk about her experiences.

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Catrina Carne

Catrina Carne is a mom of 2 under 2 and founder of Chocolate & Chaos.  On top of being a mom and blogger, Catrina is a Digital Content Manager for a publisher.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, photography, wine and good coffee.

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