About the Author
Bethany Kandel is a New York City-based journalist and author. Her work has appeared in hundreds of national publications and websites including The New York Times, Reader’s Digest, Prevention, Parenting, msnbc.com, nextavenue.com and grandparents.com. She is the author of several books including “The Expert Parent: Everything You Need to Know From All the Experts in the Know” (Pocket Books). Her expertise is in parenting, caregiving, health, fitness, travel and breast cancer. She is married and has two grown sons and lives down the street from her parents.