Debra Westgate-Silva has worked in public education for many years and in child advocacy and welfare. Her work has been published in Highlights children's magazine and Teaching Tolerance. She loves reading, writing, cooking (and eating!), traveling and, above all else, spending time with her family. She lives in Bristol, Rhode Island, with her husband and two sons. Let her know how you like Bethlehem Barn by emailing her here and by following her on Facebook and Instagram. She loves to hear from her readers!