Miranda has two sons, Braden and Trevor, who have inspired this book. Her hope is to empower young people with the knowledge that they matter and that they have a big impact on their own lives and our world. By seeing the good in ourselves, each other, and the world, we can ensure a beautiful future. For the past two years, Miranda and her family have lived in Oahu, Hawaii. They enjoy tropical hikes and soaking up the sun at the beach.