Rachel is a native of Philadelphia/South Jersey, she currently resides in Altanta with her husband and two young sons, ages 5 and 3. In 2009 Rachel's oldest son was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called Prader-Willi Syndrome, with a diagnosis of autism to follow shortly after. The diagnosis was traumatic and forever altered the course of her life. Rachel has made it her mission to educate the world about children who have special needs and their parents. In her spare time between doctors appointments, therapy sessions, and the normal stuff everyday parents do, she writes a popular blog 3wordsfor365.com and runs the Prader Willi Fan Page on Facebook. Rachel is also a yoga teacher in Atlanta at her studio Hazard County Yoga.