About the Author


Rachel Minkowsky

Rachel Minkowsky is married to an amazing man, the mother of two energetic girls, and works as a school counselor in New York City. Writing has been part of her life for as long as she can remember. Parenthood provides ample material. Rachel also loves to cook, read, and spend time with friends and family.


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