Melissa is a writer/editor specializing in family and child well-being. She is recently retired as a project director at Family Voices, a national non-profit organization dedicated to keeping families—especially those with children and youth with special health care needs—at the center of health care, and is also a retired La Leche League Leader with 27+ years of experience helping moms and babies breastfeed. She is co-author of La Leche League co-founder Marian Tompson’s memoir, Passionate Journey—My Unexpected Life, and co-editor (with Australian Virginia Thorley) of The 10th Step & Beyond: Mother Support for Breastfeeding. Melissa is the mother of two and grandmother of 6, and enjoys spending her retirement sewing for the grandkids.
Build Your Own Muffin Mix Recipe: One Million Ways to Make a Muffin
Pasta Cole Slaw Salad Recipe: A Twist on Traditional Summer Salads
Creamy & Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Casserole Recipe: A Secret Ingredient Makes This 30-Minute Recipe Sing
6-Ingredient One-Pan Spinach & Cheese Stuffed Chicken Recipe