Kimberly Zapata Kimberly Zapata is a health and wellness writer whose work has appeared in Parents, The Washington Post, Good Housekeeping, Real Simple, Health, SheKnows, Parade, Prevention, and Woman's Day. She is also the founder of Greater Than: Illness, an organization dedicated to aiding young adults who are struggling with mental illness. Highlights: * Writing has been published in The Washington Post, Good Housekeeping, and Women's Day * Worked as a news writer at O, The Oprah Magazine * Created the blog "Sunshine Spoils Milk," which focuses on the intersection of motherhood and mental health 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.