Amy Cooper Rodriguez is a mom of two who is back in school to become a school adjustment counselor. After living a type A life for years, she is trying to live more "on the loose" (her daughter's words). Amy is a freelance writer who has written for babble.com, errant parent, get born, Bay State Parent, and Chicken Soup for the Soul among other publications. She writes honestly and humorously about parenting, relationships, and mental health. She also blogs at www.parentingontheloose.com.