Abi is an Atlanta-based lifestyle writer for Romper, reporting on children's books, fertility, pregnancy, labor, breastfeeding, parenting and pop-culture. Her byline has appeared in Parade magazine, alternative weekly Creative Loafing, and Atomic Family Magazine. Abi also worked three years as a copywriter and editor for an international law firm’s business development department. In addition to writing for Romper, she's been a freelance writer and editor for the past 11 years. When she isn’t writing or copy editing, Abi loves being a mom to her 4-year-old son Jack, chugging coffee, cooking plant-based meals, working out, and spending time at home with the rest of her family — a husband, two cats, and two beagles — whom she lovingly refers to as "The Funny Farm." You can follow Abi on instagram at @abskidxx.
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