Andrea Petersen Andrea is a writer and editor with more than 20 years of experience reporting on health, travel, and lifestyle beats. She is a reporter for The Wall Street Journal. Her work has also appeared in The New York Times, Travel + Leisure, Real Simple, and more. Highlights: * Held roles ranging from staff reporter for technology and healthcare verticals to home and family editor, and health and travel writer * Author of On Edge: A Journey Through Anxiety with Penguin Random House * Currently working as a health and travel reporter at The Wall Street Journal About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.