Mary Pearson is from Martinsburg, West Virginia. She has two sisters. She will graduate with her Bachelor's of Science Degree in Child Development in fall 2013. She enjoys playing the piano, singing, and watching movies. From a young age, she has enjoyed reading parenting books. Jessica Himmer is a college student studying Marriage and Family Studies. Jessica and her sweetheart, Stuart were married on May 14, 2011. Jessica loves animals, gardening, fishing, backpacking, reading, art, and designing websites. She has a passion for the family and loves researching and reading books about better parenting techniques.