Jo Laird currently resides in Greenwich Village. Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Jo studied marketing and economics at Long Island University. She has worked at a number of top Wall Street financial firms, specializing in equity strategies for individual investors. She is the mother of two sons and the stepmother of another son and daughter, all raised in New York City. Her blog, BedCamp.Wordpress.com, explains how and why to spend a day in bed by yourself and focuses on finding time in your everyday life to nurture yourself.