PARENTING 

 

The Particular Horror of Long Commutes for Young Families, The New York Times, Oct. 31, 2018

Four challenges work-from-home parents will recognize, and how to keep them in checkThe Washington Post, Feb. 6, 2018. Also in The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Chicago Daily Herald, Omaha World-Herald, The Toronto Star, The Seattle Times, The Vancouver Columbian and The St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

This One Is for the Mom Who Is Heading Back to Work, Scary Mommy, Feb. 25, 2017 

How New Mothers Can Avoid Injury When Starting to Exercise Again, The Washington Post, Dec. 13, 2016

Six Parenting Lessons I Learned as a Restaurant Server, Kveller, Sept. 13, 2016

When You're Socially Awkward, Mom Groups Are Your Worst Nightmare, Babble, June 15, 2016

Why an Elaborate Date Night Doesn't Do It for Me, Scary Mommy, Apr. 9, 2016

Five Suggestions for Baby-Proofing Your Job InterviewThe Washington PostMarch 19, 2015

OTHER

The Bread Muse" (short story/fiction), The Fabulist, June 21, 2011

The Contemporary Jewish Museum: What's Inside Liebskind's Box, SFWeeklyJune 18, 2008

Community-Supported Agriculture: Fresh Boost for Organic Food, Dow Jones NewswiresFeb. 2007

Waterfront Development Gets Mixed Reviews, Westmore NewsMarch 17, 2006

Family from Louisiana Finds Solace in Port ChesterWestmore NewsFeb. 10, 2006

Luck be a Lady Tonight: Port Chester Resident Wins 150 Grand in LotteryWestmore NewsJan. 27, 2006

A Noble Calling: Doctor Sets Up Free Clinic, Xmas party in Port Chester, Westmore NewsDec. 16, 2005

Candidates Accuse Town of Questionable Purchases, Westmore NewsNov. 4, 2005

Interview with NPR Fresh Air's Terry Gross, The Advocate Newspaper, CUNY Graduate CenterMarch 2005

 

IMMIGRATION & LANGUAGE

Op-Ed: A notebook with family recipes reminds me of Ukraine’s strength, Los Angeles Times, June 26, 2022

Immigrants walk a tightrope between two cultures. That's especially true for parents. Insider, May 6, 2022

Immigration All Over Again: Americans from the former Soviet Union Rally in support of Ukraine, Los Angeles Review of Books, March 28, 2022

The 'Polyglot Boardinghouse' and the Many Benefits of Bilingualism, New York School Talk, Apr. 25, 2022

The 'Immigrant Mentality' Has Hijacked My Pandemic Cooking, and I’m Grateful, 
Beacon Broadside, Nov. 30, 2021

The Very Real Correlation Between Bilingualism and Advanced Executive Function: The Continued Stigma of Speaking Other Languages in America, Despite the Lifelong Benefits, Literary Hub, Nov. 15, 2021


My Kids Can’t Sing Along to Sesame Street, But They Know Our Family’s Culture,
 Parents.com, Jan. 7, 2020

What Do You Do When Your Beloved Childhood Books Scare the Crap Out of Your Kids? Kveller, Aug. 22, 2018

Bilingual Parenting Matters — Even if the White House Says It Doesn'tSheKnows, Aug. 21, 2018

A Lot of Our Ideas About Bilingual Children are Total Myths, Quartz, Aug. 13, 2017

My First Real Apartment Gave Me an Identity Crisis, Brit + Co, April 3, 2017

The Dinner Party (short story/fiction), Volume 1 Brooklyn, Oct. 9, 2011

Distant Horrors (Gulag exhibit comes to Ellis Island), The Moscow Times, June 2007

Spreading the Word, The Moscow Times, March 30, 2007

Single White Russian (Soviet immigrants look to online dating) The Moscow Times, Jan. 12, 2007

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