Writer, Child Development Specialist
Nutritional Needs for Growing Children
Picky Eater Strategies
Effective Communication Techniques
Inclusive Education Techniques
Preparing Kids for School Transitions


  • Founder and Head of Content Strategy for Parenting and Childcare with a specialized focus on nutritional needs for growing children and picky eater strategies.
  • Holds a Master's degree in Child Development from Michigan State University.
  • Certified in Precision Nutrition, Child Development Associate, and New Parent Education.


Maria Gonzales, M.Ed., brings a blend of academic insights and real-life parenting experience to her writing. Focused on vital areas such as effective communication techniques, inclusive education, and preparing kids for school transitions, Maria crafts articles that resonate deeply with parents and parents-to-be. Drawing from her extensive education, training, and firsthand parenting encounters, she offers invaluable resources for those navigating the challenges and joys of parenthood. Outside her professional realm, Maria finds solace in hiking trails and experimenting with culinary delights in her kitchen.


A devoted educator, Maria received her Master's in Child Development from the prestigious Michigan State University. To complement her academic foundation, she has further enriched her expertise with certifications like the Precision Nutrition Certification Level 1 (PN1), Child Development Associate (CDA), and Certified New Parent Educator (CNPE).

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