Caren Osten Gerszberg writes about women’s issues, education and travel for a variety of publications. A contributor to The New York Times, Caren’s column, Mom U., ran on the nytimes.com education blog, “The Choice,” for two years. Caren’s work has been published in the New York Times, Travel & Leisure, Town & Country, National Geographic Traveler, Parents, Time Out NY, and elsewhere. You can read about Caren’s travels on her new blog, Embark. She is also the co-founder and editor of the Drinking Diaries.