Carissa and Alicia are sisters living in small towns in upstate New York. Alicia has a master's degree in molecular biology and has self published two novels. She has two high-energy boys at home and a sweet little girl, who she lovingly calls "The Peach." Carissa has her Master's degree in Adolescence Education and holds a Certificate of Advance Study in Bilingual Education. She has 3 kids as well, including a 9 year old girl who loves to dance and a set of fraternal boy/girl twins. With 6 kids and 5 pregnancies between them, they have managed to stay close.