Title: Journalist, integrative health coach, founder of Dear Sunday Motherhood
Education: College of the Holy Cross
Expertise: Motherhood, parenting, health, mental health, lifestyle, travel
  • Founder, Dear Sunday Motherhood
  • Journalist with 10+ years experience
  • Perinatal health coach Mom of two


Cassie Shortsleeve is a journalist, perinatal health coach, and the founder of Dear Sunday Motherhood, a digital platform for pregnancy and early motherhood. She's a regular contributor to Parents, What to Expect, Health, Men's Health, Women's Health, and other national publications and has been writing professionally for over 10 years. Her work has also been published in major newspapers including The Washington Post and the Los Angeles Times. She has held on-staff positions at both Men's Health and Shape where she worked as a digital editor. Trained as a health journalist, she regularly writes about the intersection of health and mental health with areas such as travel, motherhood, and parenthood. She lives in the Boston area with her husband and two daughters.

There's so much that is within our control when it comes to our health. I love researching and interviewing experts to educate and empower readers to make changes in their lives.


Cassie has a Bachelor of Arts from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA where she majored in English and Creative Writing. She is also an integrative health coach with additional training in maternal mental health.

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