Adam Carpenter has worked as an editor and freelance writer on several leading national magazines. Amongst other titles he has written for Practical Parenting, Mother & Baby, Condé Nast Brides and Cornwall Today. He writes a regular column for Writers' Forum and has been a blogger on www.workingmums.co.uk. He also broadcasts a weekly show on CHBN Radio. He lives in West Cornwall with his wife and two young children.