Armin A. Brott is a nationally recognized parenting expert and author of Abbeville’s New Father series, including:The New Father: A Dad’s Guide to the First Year;Fathering Your Toddler: A Dad’s Guide to the Second and Third Years;Fathering Yout School-Age Child; andThe Military Father. He has written on parenting and fatherhood forThe New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, Newsweek, and dozens of other publications. He also hosts “Positive Parenting,” a nationally syndicated, weekly talk show and lives with his family in Oakland, California. Jennifer Ash is the author ofPrivate Palm Beachand a contributing editor toTown and Country. She and her husband Joe, and their son Clarke and daughter Amelia make their home in New York City.