Melissa Kagan is the Lifestyle Editor of Momtastic.com. Previously she was Editor-in-Chief at LifetimeMoms and has done freelance writing for NYMetroParents, MommyPoppins, Westchester Magazine, and Westchester Family. When she's not working, she is spending time her two kids, Henry, 11, and Josie, 8, her dog, Georgia, 1 and her husband, Adam.
And yes, I love every minute of it.
The critics have only fueled her desire to succeed at the sport.