Meredith Franco Meyers has written for Fit Pregnancy, CafeMom, Ladies' Home Journal, American Baby, The Bump, SELF, Fitness, Parents.com, and more. She helped produce two baby books for The Bump (The Bump Book of Lists for Pregnancy and Baby and The Bump Pregnancy Calendar & Journal). She is a contributing editor for EuroCheapo.com and is on the faculty at Gotham Writers' Workshop. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two daughters.
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