Featured Writing


The Princess and the Pantsuit  LITERARY MAMA, December 2017

After Harvey, a cheesecake to nourish memories of an old friend – HOUSTON CHRONICLE, December 2017

The Harvey Hangover  PRINCETON ALUMNI WEEKLY, August 2017

My Daughter is Leaving Just as I’ve Gotten to Know Her – GROWN & FLOWN, May 2018

An Open Letter to My 22 Year Old Self: Anything Is Possible (Yes, Really) – GROWN & FLOWN, May 2018

I Thought It Would Take Longer For My Kids To Leave Home – GROWN & FLOWN, June 2018

Why It’s Not Bad to Raise Nice Kids – LIVING THE SECOND ACT, June 2018

As My Daughter Leaves for College, I’m Already Feeling Left Behind – GROWN & FLOWN, August 2018

Finding My Words Again – LITERARY MAMA, August 2018

Learning to Say “I’m Sorry” to Your Teen Can Be Tough – GROWN & FLOWN, September 2018

8 Things To Avoid When Your Nest Is Empty – LIVING THE SECOND ACT, October 2018

The Mental Load of Mothering a Teen — HER VIEW FROM HOME, November 2018

The Year Our Thanksgiving Went To the Dogs — LIVING THE SECOND ACT, November 2018

All I Want For Christmas — LIVING THE SECOND ACT, December 2018

Why I Don’t Like the “How Hard Did Aging Hit You” Challenge–LIVING THE SECOND ACT, January 2019

Color Story 2019: Taking the Time – January 2019

Why I’m Glad My Daughter Didn’t Go To My Alma Mater – GROWN & FLOWN, March 2019

Husky Jeans – WOMEN UNDER SCRUTINY: An Anthology of Truths, compiled by Randy Susan Meyers and edited by Nancy MacDonald, May 2019