Sara Au is an author/ journalist specializing in parenting and health issues, based in Florida. A Syracuse University graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, she’s written for such publications as ePregnancy Magazine, CNNMoney.com, Runner’s World, FitBody Magazine, and the Girl Scout’s Leader Magazine. She's the mom of a teenage son and preteen daughter. In her life B.C. (before children), she produced breaking news and top story coverage for CNN. She's the co-author of two books on parenting, Stress-Free Discipline & Stress-Free Potty Training, and frequently writes articles with interesting people she meets in the course of everyday life.