Jamie BartoschJamie Sotonoff Bartosch is an award-winning reporter and editor at the Chicago Daily Herald newspaper with a freelance writing business on the side.

She has been with the Herald for 19 years, and is currently a metro news reporter, entertainment columnist and assistant editor.

Bartosch blogs about family travel on TravelingMom.com, is a contributor at USA TODAY/10Best.com, and does freelance writing projects for various companies, publications and websites. Her specialties include travel, parenting, lifestyle trends, consumer behavior, and celebrity/people profiles. 

Bartosch lives in suburban Chicago with her husband and two children.