Here are some of the places you can find my work. To see a full list of where my work has been featured, my books and brands I’ve written sponsored content for click here. Also, please visit my freelance writer page at Contently.
Essays and reported pieces:
The Washington Post
Preparing kids for college is not for the weak
The Los Angeles Times
Returning to my childhood home, and memories of my late father
I cry over pretty much everything
My dad was an old-fashioned husband – but he wanted more for me
The whole world in my hands
The Fine Line
Want to look younger? Drop the attitude
The benefits of playing sports for the kids (and the parents)
Playing sports in college: What’s the game plan?
High school extracurriculars: Does college have to end your passions?
What to do over the summer: What the experts say teens should do
Getting ready for an interview: Helping your teen become interview ready
Advanced placement courses: How many is too many for your student?
College safety tips: Talking personal safety at college
Grown and Flown
Freshman year is not the real goodbye
9 Ways to breathe new life into your empty nest
My kids’ rooms are not the saddest rooms in the house
On year three in the empty nest and it’s glorious
How my baby healed me
The cost of winning
But Did You Die? (Setting The Parent Bar Low (I Just Want To Pee Alone Book 5)
My Other Ex: Women’s True Stories Of Leaving And Losing Friends
Not Your Mother’s Book On Being A Mom
Mom for the Holidays: Stories Of Love, Laughter, And Tantrums At Christmas And Hanukkah
Feisty After 45: The Best Blogs From Midlife Women
Sponsored Content writing:
Fox Home Entertainment, Warner Bros., Lakeshore Entertainment, Digital Media Mgmt., Bed Bath & Beyond, Proctor & Gamble, Edelman, Cort, Dove, Readers.com, Classmates.com, Method, Women Online, FutureofSexed.org, StopMedicineAbuse.org, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, Picture Keeper, Bless Box, OCM, Kaplan Test Prep and Paperless Post.
Panel Judge: American Society of Journalists and Authors Annual Writing Awards 2018
Panel Judge: Erma Bombeck Writing Competition 2017
2017 BlogHer Voice of the Year Honoree
TODAY Parent’s Funniest Parents on Facebook
Freelance Writing for Beginners, Type-A Parent Conference, Chicago, 2018
Blogging & Freelance Writing For Beginners, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California, 2017
Midlife Reinvention & Breaking Barriers On Social Media: Fashion Influencers Over 50 Killing It On Instagram, Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, 2017
Women And Aging In Hollywood, Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism, University of Southern California, 2016
What To Expect When Your Kid Goes Off To College, Parent salon via Windward School, L.A., 2016