Published Work

I write regularly for a number of publications and my freelance work can be found in a wide variety of both online and print outlets. A sampling of my work is below. Click on the logos below to see my work for each particular outlet.

Some personal highlights:

“The Illusion of Choice in Israel” The Jewish Daily Forward

“Why Are So Many Pregnant Prisoners Still Being Shackled?”

“Fabulous, Opinionated, and Feminist: An Interview With Tom and Lorenzo” Bitch Magazine

“Raising Children Who Will Speak Up to Prevent Rape, Not Defend It.” New York Times Motherlode

“Teen Motherhood: When “Reality TV” Doesn’t Fully Reflect Reality” RH Reality Check

“Pink Scare.” Bitch Magazine. Red Issue (#52). Fall 2011

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My work has also been featured in: 

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Sacred Pregnancy Magazine

  • “Unchaining Our Sisters” Fall 2013
  • Breastfeeding Reality Summer 2013
  • “No Passing Trend” Spring 2013
  • Q&A with Christy Turlington Burns from Every Mother Counts Spring 2013
  • “It Pays to Pay For Maternity Leave” Winter Issue 2012
  • My Rule-Breaking Pregnancy” – Sacred Pregnancy 3 April 2012

And more…

“The Scary Reality of Being Fired For Taking a Sick Day” Care2 13 July 2012

“A Boy’s First Pride” Good Men Project 18 June 2012

An Interview With Anna Vogelzang” – Lip Magazine 1 March 2012

The Marriage Project” – My submission to Chanel Dubofsky’s project. 19 January 2012

“Cool” – Guest post on Boys Be Cool 14 September 2011

Food, Farming & Feminism” Guest post on Small Strokes Big Oaks 15 August 2011

Profile featured as part of the Parent Du Jour series. 12 August 2011

“10 Feminist Motherhood Questions” – Guest post on Blue Milk 20 July 2011

“Maternal Wisdom” – Essay on my experience using a birth doula. Doula Ambitions 5 July 2011

“Child of the 21st Century” – Winning essay in contest sponsored by Relix Magazine & Published in Ball Things Reconsidered 3 July 2011

“Food Makes a Family” – Article on cultivating community (alongside 11 recipes). Mothering Magazine Nov/Dec 2010

Reposts (sites that have republished my work):

“Parenting: It’s Not Just For Mommy Anymore”

“Scouting A New Path”

“An Open Letter To Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro”


I am frequently called on to comment for CNN:

“Older parents face ‘grandparent deficit”
“Is it OK to let your child fail?”
“Is it OK to be naked in front of your kids?”
“Girl empowerment ads like GoldieBlox: Do they work?”
Is the ‘be a man’ stereotype hurting boys?
“Gisele Bundchen Is Right, Mom Comes First.”
“Judge Scolds Lawyer For Bringing Infant to Court”
“Parents Growing Anxious About Enterovirus68”
Mom Arrested For Leaving 9-Year-Old Alone at Park
“Sorry to Ask… But do Women Apologize More Than Men?”
 “Why Are We So Quick to Cry Bad Mother?”

And elsewhere: