Don’t Call Me Nina: Essay on Motherwell

Don’t Call Me Nina: Essay on Motherwell

I’m excited to have a piece on the new site Motherwell, edited by the talented Lauren Apfel and Randi Olin. I think Motherwell stands out from other sites about parenting, but you have to click through their articles to see why. My essay, “Call Me Mrs....
How to Host a Big Dinner

How to Host a Big Dinner

I host big dinners often, easily a majority of the Friday nights in a year unless it’s one of the occasional but glorious dates when we’re invited to someone else’s house. Yes, glorious. While I love the satisfaction of providing a good meal and Shabbat experience for...
No Lights Out If Reading

No Lights Out If Reading

The Today’s Show parenting site had a challenge asking parents to talk about reading topics as it pertains to parenting. I immediately thought of an essay I wrote a few years that I knew would be a perfect fit. “Late Night Readers” is about why my...