Carolyn Jabs has written about families, ethics, environmental issues and the internet. Her work has been published in dozens of magazines including Reader's Digest, Newsweek, Redbook and the New York Times. She was a Contributing Editor at Home PC and Family PC, and her monthly column, Growing Up Online, appears in parenting publications across the country. She earned her M.A. in Practical Ethics from Bowling Green State University. She wrote The Heirloom Gardener and Re/Uses. She co-authored the book Cooperative Wisdom: Bringing People Together When Things Fall Apart with Dr. Donald Scherer.