Deirdre Reilly is a writer and journalist whose work on family, faith, politics, and parenting has been carried by national publications including Fox News, Dallas Morning News, Hartford Courant, Boston Herald, and others. She has authored a long-running, nationally syndicated family humor column, co-hosted the Family Talk radio show on WBIX in Boston, and wrote the 2001 title Exhausted Rapunzel: Tales of Modern Castle Life. She has also been both a radio and television guest for her commentary on modern-day parenting, faith, and politics. She is a regular contributor to Crosswalk.com. Deirdre lives outside Boston, Massachusetts, with her husband, Fred, and their youngest son, James, as well as three dogs, one cat, and their tortoise, Gary.