Meagan Francis is a writer and mother of three sons living in Michigan. Her work has appeared in Brain,Child, Salon, Organic Style, Skirt!, and ePregnancy, among others. She writes a parenting humor column, which currently runs in the Lansing NOISE and the Upstate LINK. Meagan also works very part-time for a freestanding birth center, tending to practicalities like bookkeeping and payroll so the midwives can concentrate on catching babies. When she’s not busy taking care of her sons, paying bills, working on book projects, or submitting work to magazines, Meagan writes about her life on her blog. She can be contacted via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.