Jodie Hedley-Ward has several degrees in marketing and worked as a marketing executive in the United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong and New Zealand before marriage to David and two children. Born and educated in Dunedin, New Zealand, she now lives in Queensland, Australia. Her two previous books, You Sexy Mother and You Sexy Mother: The Journal have both been best-sellers, and the You Sexy Mother brand is spreading internationally. Kelli Johnson, who has devised and tested all the training programs in the book, is a former international figure champion and now a highly successful personal trainer. She is a mother of two and lives in Australia.