Contributor

Carrie Visintainer

Author of WILD MAMA

Carrie Visintainer is the author of <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Wild-Mama-Womans-Traditional-Parenthood/dp/0996487107/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1437669859&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=carrie+visintainer" target="_hplink">WILD MAMA</a> and the founder of of Free Your Wild, empowering people to unlock and embrace their inner "wild." Her articles and essays have appeared in print or online at <em>The Washington Post</em>, <em>Outside</em>, <em>Backpacker</em>, <em> 5280</em>, and several Travelers' Tales "The Best Women's Travel Writing" volumes. When not off the grid, Visintainer writes in a tiny shed in her Colorado backyard, where she lives with her husband and two young kids. Visit her at <a href="http://www.carrievisintainer.com" target="_hplink">www.freeyourwild.com</a>.