J.C. Conklin is a writer, business owner, and mother. She is a former Wall Street Journal reporter and has written several novels including The Dallas Women’s Guide and The Icing on the Cupcake. She and Monica Samuels co-wrote Comeback Moms. J.C. also co-founded Gorgeous Millie, a teacher led playgroup for children 0-3 years old, www.gorgeousmillie.com.
Monica Samuels practiced environmental and immigration law for fourteen years before retiring to writing and meddling in the affairs of her children’s sports teams. She is a former national chairwoman of the Young Republicans. Monica also served as Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Mickey Leland National Urban Air Toxics Research Center. She has appeared on the Fox News Channel and ABC News as well as a number of other magazines, newspapers, and radio programs.