Meet our contributors
(in alphabetical order by last name)
Corey Allan, Ph.D.
Corey is the editor of Simple Marriage as well as a licensed marriage & family therapist. While he has a Ph.D. in Family Therapy, he only occasionally likes to be called doctor. He’s also a husband, father, author and speaker. Listen to his radio show Sexy Marriage Radio for honest, open, straight-forward talk about sex and marriage.
Kimberley Clayton Blaine
Kimberley Clayton Blaine, MA, MFT, is the executive producer of The Go-To Mom series and the producer of the branded entertainment show MommytoMommy.TV. She is the author of The Internet Mommy & The Go-To Mom’s Parents’ Guide to Emotion Coaching Young Children. In September 2011, Kimberley was named one of the most powerful moms in social media by Working Mother Magazine. Currently, she has been a spokesperson for Lego Duplo, Disney Consumer Products, Schick Intuition, and Sony Electronics digital imaging. Kimberley is also a national parenting expert and a licensed Family and Child Therapist specializing in working with children newborn to seven years old.
Jane Boursaw is an entertainment writer specializing in family movies and TV. Visit her at ReelLifeWithJane.com.
Sherrie Campbell, Ph.D.
Dr. Sherrie Campbell is an author and a licensed Psychologist with more than nineteen years of clinical training and experience. She provides practical tools to help people overcome obstacles to self-love and truly achieve an empowered life. Get her free article on Five Ways to Make Love the Common Ground in Your Communication. She is also a featured expert on a variety of national websites and has a successful practice in Southern California. Receive free insights from Sherrie and get involved in her Facebook community with others looking to improve their relationship. For more information visit SherrieCampbellPhD.com.
Catherine Cassidy founded U*styled to empower women to fully live a life in STYLE! She works with women transitioning and upleveling in their lives to define their Personal Style. The Power of Style newsletter is published once a week to share hints and tips, fashion trends and inspire women with the tools to live in Style. Sign up for your subscription today at ustyled.com!
Brittney Castro, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, entrepreneur and personal finance expert for women, is the Founder & CEO of Financially Wise Women, a Los Angeles based financial planning firm for women. She specializes in working with busy professional and entrepreneurial women who are passionate about life and want to gain clarity around their money. Brittney’s mission is to help women plan and create the life of their dreams, free from anxiety about money. She is known for her innovative, non-judgmental, compassionate approach to financial planning. She has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CNBC, Financial Planning Magazine, Investment News, and Registered Rep Magazine. Away from the office, you can find Brittney working out, drinking green juice, reading, playing at the park with her dog Arya and of course dancing. Sign up to receive your Financially Wise Toolkit jam packed with great tools and resources to help you on your financial journey at FinanciallyWiseWomen.com. Follow @BrittneyCastro on Twitter.
Johnny G is an International Hair Designer who has trained worldwide. Johnny began his career by training at the prestigious Goldwell Academy in London and Baltimore where he achieved recognition as a certified National Color Educator. He continues to update his knowledge, most recently studying in Beverly Hills at the J. Beverly Hills Training Academy where he mastered the art of 3D hair cutting and it is only offered in AZ by Johnny G. He has won numerous national makeover and color awards including: Excellence in Education, Goldwell Educator; National TIGI Make-Over Magic Contest, 3rd place winner; TIGI Top Ten Stylists nationwide and 1st place in the National Goldwell Contest. Johnny has appeared as a guest beauty expert on television programs such as the Morning Exchange and Good Morning Arizona with Beverly Kidd and also is and author of Creating Beauty from the Inside-Out.
Dr. Ann Gatty
Dr. Ann Gatty coaches individuals in stress management strategies and building life transitions to balance personal and professional goals. Visit her website, Stress-Management-4-Women.com to learn more about stress management tools, stress reducing tips, and information to help women, moms and teens effectively manage their daily stressors so that they can reach their full potential in their personal and professional lives.
Leslie Gail is a go-to expert when it comes to simplifying and improving your life. She can be seen on her web series Reinventing Motherhood every Tuesday, where she offers a dose of practical advice, fun and tips on anything from relationships to health to traveling with kids. She appears regularly on FOX31 Good Day Colorado. She is the author of the best-selling book Life Simplified: A weekly guide to creating a life you love. She is also the Simplicity and Lifestyle expert for Brooke Burke’s site Modern Mom.
Bonnie Harris, MS Ed.
Bonnie Harris, MS Ed, is the director of Connective Parenting, dedicated to guiding parents in the discovery of why both they and their children behave and respond the way they do. She is the author of When Your Kids Push Your Buttons and Confident Parents, Remarkable Kids: 8 Principles for Raising Kids You’ll Love to Live With. Bonnie teaches parent workshops and professional trainings internationally and offers private parent counseling through phone or skype. She is the mother of two grown children and lives in New Hampshire. For more information visit BonnieHarris.com.
Harry Harrison, Jr.
Harry is a New York Times best selling parenting author with over 3.5 million books in print. He is the author of numerous books including Fearless Parenting: Raising a Child to Face the Adult World. He has been interviewed on over 25 television programs and featured in over 75 local and national radio stations including NPR. His books are available in over thirty-five countries throughout Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Norway, South America, China, Saudi Arabia and in the Far East. For more information visit FearlessParenting.com.
Danielle Hughes has been writing since the womb. Always one with a flair for the written word, she made her stamp at the age of 12 winning a stuffed E.T. doll from a local writing competition. She has written for too many companies to name but you can check out her site if you really care (DanielleZHughes.com). Currently, she’s proud to be the Contributing Editor and Chief Word Navigator for the Momiverse. A mom of a 6 year old boy, Danielle resides in New York City, where she plays tennis and posts on Facebook about her hilarious dating trials and tribulations.
Dr. Tim Jordan
Dr. Tim Jordan is a leading expert on parenting girls from 2 – 20 years of age. He is the author is Sleeping Beauties, Awakened Women: Guiding Transformation of Adolescent Girls. He is also an international speaker, media expert and school consultant. He often speaks about girls and their journey through adolescence, relationship aggression, friendship, cliques and bullying and the best practices for parenting girls. For more information visit DrTimJordan.com.
Carley Knobloch is a digital lifestyle expert who uses lots of technology to manage her busy life as mom of two and entrepreneur. Carley provides ways to improve your relationship with gadgets, or just live more stylishly with technology. For more information, visit CarleyK.com, or follow her on Twitter at @CarleyKnobloch .
Shiloh Lundahl, LCSW, is a child and family therapist and an independent facilitator of Love and Logic® curricula. He currently teaches parenting classes in Mesa, Arizona and provides in-home therapy and counseling services. Shiloh uses an attachment and a family systems approach to therapy and has specialized training in working with children ages birth through six. Shiloh has three children of his own and he manages the parenting websites ParentArizona.com and ArizonaFamilyInstitute.com.
Michelle May, M.D.
Michelle May, M.D. is a recovered yoyo dieter and the award-winning author of Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: How to Break Your Eat-Repent-Repeat Cycle (download Chapter 1 for free). She is the founder of the Am I Hungry?® Mindful Eating Workshops and Facilitator Training Program. Find more articles and resources at AmIHungry.com.
Andrea Nair is a psychotherapist and writer in London, Ontario Canada who specializes in the connection between parents and their children. Her therapy background helps the parents Andrea works with to understand, at a deeper level, what to do when kids drift away, behaviour goes wild, buttons are pushed, and old negative self-talk from the parent’s childhood rears its head. Through Andrea’s novel Stripped Down Running, on-line presence, workshops, and one-on-one counseling, Andrea hopes to bring families closer together. Learn more about Andrea at AndreaNair.com.
Alexis Neely is the bestselling author of the book, Wear Clean Underwear!: A Fast, Fun, Friendly and Essential Guide to Legal Planning for Busy Parents, and the creator of KidsProtectionPlan.com, the only site where you can name legal guardians for your kids for free online and do it the right way with ease.
Madeline Puckette is the host of WineFolly.com, a wine learning website serving up wine courses, videos and articles to inspire wine drinkers everywhere. A certified sommelier through Court of Masters, Madeline Puckette offers an alternative approach to loving wine: learn by drinking. Follow Madeline on Twitter and learn more about wine.
Lori Radun is a mom of two boys, life coach, speaker, and author of The Momnificent Life: Healthy and Balanced Living for Busy Moms, and lover of chocolate and Tae Kwon Do.
Mia Redrick, Mom Strategist is a mom of three, author and speaker empowering one million mothers to practice better self-care. Redrick is the author of Time for mom-Me: 5 Essential Strategies for A Mother’s Self-Care. For tips from The Mom Strategist visit FindingDefinitions.com.
Bruce Sallan, author of The Empty-Nest Road Trip Blues: An Interactive Journal from A Dad’s Point-of-View and A Dad’s Point-of-View: We ARE Half the Equation and radio host of The Bruce Sallan Show – A Dad’s Point-of-View gave up a long-term showbiz career to become a stay-at-home-dad. He has dedicated his new career to becoming the Dad advocate. He carries his mission with not only his books and radio show, but also his column A Dad’s Point-of-View, syndicated in over 100 newspapers and websites worldwide, and his dedication to his community on Facebook and Twitter. Join Bruce and his community each Thursday for #DadChat, from 6pm -7pm PST, the Tweet Chat that Bruce hosts.
Suzie Shpaizer is the London based co-creator of title MyProjectMe.com – an online resource that helps busy mothers get on top of their game and feel more balanced. Suzie is on a mission to help women quickly work out where life could be better – and how to take positive action to make it happen. As a busy mother of three girls and a boy, she likes life in the fast lane and can currently be found juggling Project Me with a yoga business she loves. Suzie is also a sucker for a man with a foreign accent (luckily she’s married to one) and dark chocolate.
Kathy Slattengren is an internationally recognized, inspirational parent educator and founder of Priceless Parenting. Priceless Parenting offers online parenting classes, parenting presentations and parent coaching. Parents learn to effectively handle misbehavior while building loving relationships. You can connect with Kathy on Twitter and Facebook.
Laura Stack is America’s premier expert in personal productivity. Since 1992, she has presented keynotes and seminars on improving output, lowering stress, and saving time in today’s workplaces. She is the bestselling author of five books, including What To Do When There’s Too Much To Do. To have Laura speak at your next event or to sign up for her free monthly newsletter, visit TheProductivityPro.com.
Dr. Daisy Sutherland
Dr. Daisy Sutherland is the Founder and CEO of Dr. Mommy Online. She is a doctor, author, mentor, speaker, wife and mom to 5 children. Dr. Mommy’s mission is to ~ Help Busy Women and Men with her ‘Get Real’ approach to living a happier and healthier lifestyle. Watch for her new book: Letting Go of Super Mom coming out August 2012.
Cheryl Tallman is the founder of Fresh Baby. For more than 10 years, Fresh Baby helped has helped parents foster their children’s healthy eating habits and proactively respond to the childhood obesity epidemic that plagues our nation. Cheryl is the author and designer of the company’s award- winning cookbooks and nutrition education products that support many stages of family life including: pregnancy, breastfeeding, introducing solid foods, and feeding toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children.
Jennifer Tankersley has been making lists since she learned to write. She is not only the creator of ListPlanIt, but also its #1 user! ListPlanIt has grown from 200 lists and planning pages when it first launched in May 2007 to more than 700. Its membership is more than 2,000 listmakers strong. It is a place where both those who simply love lists and those in need of a little assistance in mental organization can find what they need. Since entering into wedded bliss 17 years ago, she has moved 10 times, given birth to 3 children, survived years of birthday and holiday planning, and prepared countless meals.
Carly Walko, owner of ThirtySomethingFashion has spent her career working for premiere retailers like Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus and Nicole Miller and has had opportunities to “do it all” including styling high-profile clients, producing live runway shows and giving fashion tips on local news stations. As a wife, mom, and small business owner she understands the needs of a busy woman on the go! Her entire business is centered around sharing fashion finds, styling ideas and helping find that perfect outfit or accessory that enables you to feel your absolute best. She is elated to be working with the Momiverse! For more style tips tricks and trends for busy moms on the go, visit Carly at ThirtySomethingFashion.com.
Chris Widener is a popular speaker and author who has shared the podium with US Presidents, helping individuals and organizations succeed in every area of their lives and achieve their dreams. Join subscribers in over 100 countries for a free weekly success eZine.
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