About Family Living Today

Family Living Today® is a free resource for expert safety information for your whole family, from infants to kids, and parents to seniors. We cover it all. Proving expert information for you so your family is safe, health and happy is our mission. Our articles and guides on everything from home security to CPR for infants are written by industry experts.

Family Living Today® is owned and operated by RKT Publishing, LLC, an organization founded in 2011 and one of the most trusted online content publishers, producing premium content that is designed to educate and inform a wide range of audiences.

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Board of Advisors

Rachel Fiske, NC, CPT-NASM

Rachel’s interest in integrative medicine was sparked at an early age, and she went on to study Holistic Nutrition at Bauman College of Holistic Nutrition in Berkeley, California. She later studied Functional Medicine at the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy and mentored under Dr. Daniel Kalish, and became a Certified Personal Trainer through NASM. Rachel has worked in private practice providing individual support and focusing on issues of weight management, hormonal imbalances, GI issues and more via a whole foods diet and lifestyle. She’s also had the distinct pleasure of working as the Programs Director for Natural Doctor’s International, an integrative medicine NGO in Nicaragua. Currently, Rachel works as a diabetes prevention coach along with her private practice seeing clients and offering health writing services. She is passionate about bringing affordable, quality healthcare to all, and in her free time enjoys singing and spending time with her son in the great outdoors. You can learn more about Rachel at her website: www.madronawellness.org.

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Amanda A. Kostro Miller, RD, LDN

Amanda A. Kostro Miller is a Registered Dietitian from Chicago with experience in nutrition counseling, weight loss and medical nutrition therapy. Early on in her career, she worked with with United States veterans, patients with eating disorders and those with a variety of acute and chronic diseases. She currently writes nutrition content for websites, blogs and medical software. Amanda also creates podcasts, meal plans and weight loss guides for a variety of audiences.

Aside from nutrition, Amanda is a military wife and technically-trained professional dancer who performs worldwide.

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Leadership Team

Rob Adler

Rob is a co-founder of RKT Publishing and CEO of Financial Recovery Technologies. He’s an experienced, entrepreneurial leader with a track record of success. Over twenty years he has co-founded four technology companies, and remains an active advisor, investor, and mentor for several Boston-area growth companies. Connect with Rob on LinkedIn.

Ken Lyons

Ken is a co-founder of RKT Publishing, with more than a dozen years in online publishing. He’s been featured in Forbes, Business.com, ESPN, Inc.com. Connect with Ken on LinkedIn or Twitter.

Tom Demers

Tom is a co-founder of RKT Publishing, with 10+ years experience in online publishing. He’s been featured in USA Today, Fox Business, and more. You can find Tom on LinkedIn or Twitter.

Angela Stringfellow

Angela is the Executive Editor and oversees all content strategy and editorial quality control for all RKT properties. She has 10 years experience in digital publishing and is founder and CEO of Coda Concepts. She’s been featured in Forbes, AMEX Open Forum and Business.com. Follow Angela on LinkedIn and Twitter.

Our Writers

Cynthia Lopez

Cynthia is the assistant editor and frequent contributor. She’s originally from California, but has lived in many countries including South Korea, China and Germany. She currently lives with her husband in Southern California. Cynthia is passionate about helping families find the best advice for family life and safety. Cynthia also has experience in early childhood education and holds a TEFL-C certificate from Teachers College, Columbia University. She has been writing about family-focused topics, advice and trends since 2014.

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Jenny Jarvis

Jenny is a frequent contributing author for Family Living Today. She’s originally from Central Ohio but has lived all over the world with her family, including Texas, Florida and Germany, among other places. She’s taken her three children (and fur babies, too) with her along the way and currently calls Eastern PA home. She’s been a wife for 15 years and a mother for 8 years. She has three children who have taught her so much more than just facts and numbers and has researched all things family and home out of necessity and fun. She’s used that expertise to write all things family since 2011.

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Kristin Hitchcock

Kristin Hitchcock frequently contributes to Family Living Today. She was raised in Tennessee and still lives there with her husband and toddler. She seeks to help others make informed decisions for their family through her writing by providing clear and concise information on all sorts of topics.

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Featured Contributor:

Emma Stenhouse

Emma is a freelance writer, specializing in writing about pets, outdoor pursuits, and family living. She is also a qualified Science teacher.

Emma is from the UK, and has lived in Costa Rica and New Zealand before moving to a smallholding in Spain with her husband, their two-year-old daughter, and 14 animals. This includes dogs, cats, horses, and poultry. She enjoys trail riding in the mountains near their home, riding her horse Trifle (who was a wedding present!) and taking along her two dogs Ronnie and Blue, who love adventures. Her other dogs, Rosie and Max, can usually be found having a snooze at home.

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Caitlin McCormack

Caitlin McCormackCaitlin is a freelance lifestyle writer and a frequent contributor at Family Living Today. Caitlin is based in the great white north in friendly Toronto, Canada. She lives with her husband, two sons, rescue dog, and cat in a century-old bungalow. Caitlin is passionate about helping people learn about the newest, trendiest, and most helpful products to help keep their home running in tip top shape and make their lives easier.

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How We Give Back

Sponsorships

Family Living Today is a proud advocate and member of the following organizations:

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Scholarship Award

We believe that education is the cornerstone to success in life, which is why we offer the following scholarship opportunity for students:

Child Welfare and Development (CWD) Scholarship

Through Family Living Today, this scholarship is open to students pursing a bachelor’s degree in social work at an accredited university, and awarded annually in the amount of $1,000.

How We Support FLT

Through RKT Publishing, Pet Life Today is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. We include Amazon links to many of the products we feature on our site. If you click on one of those links and make a purchase on Amazon, we receive a small percentage of the purchase price in the form of a commission directly from Amazon. You can read more about The Amazon Affiliate Program here.

This is how we’re able to fund and support the work we do at Pet Life Today, so that we can bring you the best pet news, tips and product buying advice for pet owners and remain a free and unbiased resource.