Mary Helen Leonard is an author and lifestyle writer living in Austin, Texas. Her first book, The Natural Beauty Solution, is a step-by-step guide to replacing commercial skin and hair care products with natural and handmade alternatives. Mary Helen is currently working on her second book, Natural Baby Solutions, natural and handmade projects for mama and baby’s first year. Mary Helen shares real food recipes, natural beauty tutorials, craft projects, and stories from her adventures in motherhood on her blog, www.MaryMakesGood.com. She also teaches both culinary and skin care classes in and around Austin.