Emily Carrus Title: Freelance writer and editor Education: Tulane University Location: New York, New York Emily Carrus is a New York-based freelance writer, editor, and project manager with 20 years of experience developing editorial, custom/advertorial, promotional, educational, and lifestyle brand content for both print and digital products. 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.