Staceyann Chin’s MotherStruck! Strikes All the Chords

Traveling over every inch of stage and weaving in between aisles and making eye contact with audience members, Staceyann Chin will take you with her on a journey from menarche to motherhood in her autobiographical show MotherStruck! at The Lynn Redgrave Theater. You’ll bear… Read moreStaceyann Chin’s MotherStruck! Strikes All the Chords

The Foxy Merkins Teachable Moment

I give when I can, and there are definitely certain causes and projects that inspire me to give more than others. I could not resist the call to donate to filmmakers of Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same and their new film,… Read moreThe Foxy Merkins Teachable Moment

14 Cents a Story on Scary Mommy’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

Sometimes I want to quit Facebook. Actually, many times I want to leave Facebook. I don’t blame Facebook for my Facebook malaise, however. My dissatisfaction lies within myself. I am unable to manage my time well, and I am prone… Read more14 Cents a Story on Scary Mommy’s Guide to Surviving the Holidays

Lessons Joan Rivers Taught Me

My parents were the Jewish Cleavers, practically scripted in their wholesomeness. I guess that would make me Wally as I am the oldest child, but I’m sure no one would be surprised by my penchant for the Beaver. Mom stayed… Read moreLessons Joan Rivers Taught Me

Still spinning from The LEGO® Movie

Flashback. Disney. 2011. It was a rainy day in Orlando, we took the boys to DisneyQuest® Indoor Interactive Theme Park where we figured we’d all lose ourselves in the futuristic, Jetsonian fantasy playground. We would spend the day gaming in… Read moreStill spinning from The LEGO® Movie

The Great Wall of Vagina Is In Fact Great

Have you seen the one about The Great Wall of Vagina? British sculptor Jamie McCartney poured plaster over 400 vaginas and displayed the plaster casts over ten panels to create The Great Wall of Vagina. I am a fan! I am… Read moreThe Great Wall of Vagina Is In Fact Great

Announcing Listen To Your Mother North Jersey, Baby!

If I never blogged, I would never have had any knowledge of or interest in BlogHer 2009 in Chicago. If I hadn’t attended BlogHer 2009, I wouldn’t have witnessed the talents of fellow bloggers selected to read their work during… Read moreAnnouncing Listen To Your Mother North Jersey, Baby!

Pride Abounds in North Jersey

When Gabriella’s then-employer told her they wanted her to move back from London to work in the New York office, we started scoping around for a place to call home.  We had no experience being parents in or around New… Read morePride Abounds in North Jersey

The Backside of Theatah at Kinky Boots

We have not been to as many plays or musicals as we have in years past, and I have definitely felt the void in my gay, Jewish heart.  Taking Broadway out of the likes of me is like taking eucalyptus… Read moreThe Backside of Theatah at Kinky Boots

Listen To Your Mother NYC: Comment and Win!

Win tickets and become part of a movement!  Hmm, every time I say movement, I think of bowel movement.  But Listen To Your Mother is nothing like a bowel movement.  I take that back.  A good bowel movement can feel… Read moreListen To Your Mother NYC: Comment and Win!