Recipe for Disaster: How a Simple Idea Grew Into a Million-Dollar Business, Transforming the Inventor Along the Way
by Melissa Coleman
A colicky baby. Postpartum depression. A sense of the walls closing in. A moment of desperate inspiration. A baby product. What started at her dining room table as a basket and unique fabric liner eventually reached overseas production, international distribution to five countries and the shelves of such giants as Target and Babies“R”Us. Ultimately, to be acquired by a large juvenile company.