I am a mom, wife, painter and photographer. You can see my paintings at www.maudbryt.com. I love martial arts and am studying Shotokan Karate, Tai Chi Chuan and Yamanni Ryu, Okinawan Weapons art. I am the author and illustrator of Baby Love: A Tradition of Calm Parenting, which was published in 1998. I also work on the Pink Couch Project since 2000 with Minna Towbin Pinger.