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I am thrilled to be included in this magnificent book, a collection of essays by women about food, with recipes. My essay is “My Life in Six Cookies.” When we think about the biggest milestones and roadblocks in our lives, […]

Many thanks to Expressive Mom and Miriam Slozberg for interviewing me about the three questions I get asked most often: Why do most movies about children have one or both parents dead or otherwise out of the picture? What do […]

Thanks to Andy Blood for interviewing me about my favorite movie of the century (so far) and my thoughts on corporate governance, movies, politics, and culture. Movies are not just a way to pass the time. They are a way […]

If you are in the Washington DC area and would like to learn how to write a movie review, please join me for a free workshop on Saturday, Sept 10, 2016, at the Landmark E Street theater. It’s a part […]

Many thanks to The Timo Show for inviting me on to talk about movies and the challenges parents face in trying to find good movies for kids — and keep them away from the ones that are not good or […]

In honor of Mother’s Day, my ebook 50 Must-See Movies: Mothers will be free on Amazon through Monday, May 6-9, 2016. No relationship is more primal, more fraught, more influential, more worried over, more nourishing when good and more devastating […]

Thanks very much to Chris Brake for inviting me on his show! It was a lot of fun. Here’s what he said about our conversation. Movie Mom talks Nora Ephron, the WFOD Hollywood Fantasy League, why Batman vs Superman and […]

Thanks as always to my pals at Motley Fool Money for inviting me on the podcast.  I always love it when I get to combine my interests in finance, investing, and movie!

Thanks so much to Mark Wallengren and the gang at KOST for including my weekly radio spots about each week’s movie and DVD releases on their awesome new website! I love being on every week with you guys!

Twenty years ago this week, when there were only a few thousand websites and not one from a corporation or publication, I decided to publish movie reviews online from a parent’s point of view. In honor of that anniversary two […]