I am the author of Fed Up with Frenzy: Slow Parenting in a Fast-Moving World, which grew out my blog, Slow Family Online. Fed Up with Frenzy and Slow Parenting were named a Top-10 2012 ParentingTrend by TIME magazine. My writing has appeared on the New York Times Motherlode blog, the Christian Science Monitor's Modern Parenthood blog, and elsewhere. I am the Social Media Director for the international Children & Nature Network. I am also a soap and jam maker, hiker, vintage enthusiast and cheesehound.