Erin B., an award-winning journalist and freelance author, is a Renaissance woman with a thirst to tackle diverse subjects. After serving a term in the US Army as an Arabic interrogator, she graduated with highest honors in English from the California State University, Sacramento and worked as an ESL instructor. Her hunger for knowledge led her to travel extensively throughout Europe, and she has been employed in both Germany and France. Her feature articles for her university newspaper won multiple awards and she has worked for the government as well as in the IT industry. Her years of experience drafting government research papers, training manuals, and updating websites; as well as her numerous academic awards in the maths and sciences, make her an excellent candidate to write about a variety of topics. She writes a popular blog that covers many subjects, including health, humor, and parenting.