Melissa Willets Title: Freelance writer Education: Bucknell University, BA Location: St. Augustine, FL Expertise: Parenting, pregnancy and pop culture Melissa Willets is a writer with over a decade of experience working for leading parenting and pop culture sites. Experience Her original work has been featured on Today.com, and in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the Daily Mail. She has taken part in segments for HLN and the BBC to talk about parenting and marriage. Especially after the pandemic, I know the health of my family is all that matters. Period. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.