Amy Maniatis is a marketing executive. With Elizabeth Weil, she is the author of Crib Notes: A Random Reference for the Modern Parent (0-8118-4405-6). She lives in Berkeley, California. Elizabeth Weil's writing has appeared in Vogue, Time, Real Simple, Rolling Stone, and the New York Times Magazine, among other places. She lives in San Francisco. Natasha Bondy is an award-winning producer and director with the BBC. She lives in London.