Patricia LaVoice has earned a BS degree in Applied Psychology from California State University, Long Beach and a Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology from Fordham University. A stay at home mother, she also enjoys writing for children and adults. Her first book, Helmets and Hoses, Toes and Noses, was released by Windstorm Creative in July of 2008. Her second book, Pieces of My Mother is currently being reviewed for publication. Several of her “Wishes” have been aired on the nationally syndicated radio program Hollywood Confidential. Her writings can also be found on Leeza Gibbons.com. She lives in Avo n, CT with her husband and four children.