1970s TV Commercials Really Screwed Me Up!

As published in The Rye Record on July 19, 2013Everyone says the media’s ruining our kids. They’re given a warped sense of how people should look, how people behave, and what the real world’s going to be like when they get there. We like to blame the media like it’s...
As Time Goes By, I May Be Getting Older

As Time Goes By, I May Be Getting Older

As published in The Rye Record on June 7, 2013 In my mind’s eye… I just saw my 7-year-old neighbor driving his parents’ car down the street. I did what any thinking, responsible adult would do. I rolled down my window, scrunched up my face, and asked,...
The Hot Seat

The Hot Seat

As published in The Rye Record on March 15, 2013 Is there anything more awkward than the parent-teacher conference? It embodies all the stress and apprehension of a performance review with the added discomfort of being perched on a teeny tiny chair. Like most moms,...