Essays & Articles 

Check out some of my published work…

New York Times / Parenting

When Library Time Means Screen Time

Need Kids to Follow Instructions? Don’t Ask. Tell. 

Who Would Want to be Powerless Sleeping Beauty When Maleficent Roars?

A Breastfeeding Latina Mother Looking For Support

USA Today

Novel Destinations 

Purple Clover 

Why Tattooed Bitches Will Someday Rule the World

Every Breath You Take

Spoiler Alert: Mean Girls Grow Up to be Mean Women Who Ruin People’s Lives

The Night I Stuck My Hand in the Blender

… and other personal essays on Purple Clover.


Chris Meloni’s Psychotic Oz Love Story 

Celebrating Charlie Chaplin’s Legacy


The Best Sites for Non-Cheesy Holiday Cards

Travel Like a Pro This Holiday: 9 Smart Hacks


33 Scary Things Our Moms Didn’t Know They Had To Be Afraid Of

21 Birthday Cakes That Will Put Your Kid In Therapy For Life

18 Reasons Stay-at-Home Moms Love Benedict Cumberbatch

21 Misery-Inducing Mom Fails

20 Annoying Things That Pregnant Women Have to Deal With


Lifestyle Writer

Brit + Co



Six Easy Steps to Being a Pretty Good Step-Parent 

Eight Things All Parents Hate About Winter