Monica is a health writer from the Kansas City, MO, area with two published books: Baby Talk (Tarcher/Penguin, 2006) and Teach Your Baby to Sign (Fair Winds, 2007). Her work has also appeared in SheKnows, Thanksgiving.com, Reviewed.com, Thrillist, mom.me, Mental Floss, GOOD Magazine, Good Housekeeping, and others.
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