Peggy O’Mara has gained international celebrity as editor and publisher of Mothering Magazine, which she owned from 1980 to 2011, when it ceased publication. She founded mothering.com in 1995 and is now at peggyomara.com. A dynamic speaker, Peggy has lectured and conducted workshops in conjunction with organizations such as the Omega Institute, Esalen, La Leche International, and Bioneers. She has appeared on numerous television and radio programs and has been featured in national publications including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Mother Earth News, and Utne Reader. Peggy is the mother of four children and grandmother of four.