Cindy RichardsCindy Richards is a Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist who serves as Editor-in-Chief for She previously worked at Chicago’s two major newspapers, 15 years for the Chicago Sun-Times and two years for the Chicago Tribune. She found her passion for travel writer when she was an editor for the award-winning regional magazine, Chicago Parent. She has taught journalism in the graduate program at Northwestern University’s prestigious Medill School of Journalism.

In addition to writing the TravelingMom with Teens blog for TravelingMom, Cindy blogs at Wyndham’s Women on Their Way. She is the happily married mom of two well-traveled teens who rarely have time to travel with her anymore.