Samara is Four

Four Four years of life. Four years of laughs. Four years of tantrums ....more

Allie’s Cat Loves Oreos

My friend Allie’s cat, Ella, loves Oreos. Original, Double Stuff, whatever the variety of cookie, this cat is into Oreos. It’s her thing, okay? ...more

Facebook Changed My Name Back

Many of you know that I experienced an Internet debacle involving my name on Facebook. As a joke, I changed my name from Sarah Fader to Phayder Fader on Facebook, not knowing that I wouldn’t be allowed to change it back for 60 days. You can read the entire story here ....more

Facebook: Please Change My Name Back

I was on Facebook on day perusing the names of my blogging friends. It occurred to me that many of them use aliases online. I am not one to use a pen name ....more

Do You Know Who Molly is?

I got on the train this morning ready to go to work. As soon as I stepped onto the subway car, a little girl looked at me straight in the eyes. She was wearing pink flower earrings ....more

I’m a Writer, But I Have Horrible Grammar

I was cringing to myself just now as I wrote the title to this blog post. I have been a writer since I was six years old and I admit openly that my grammar is atrocious. ...more

Thank You, Christopher From Target

Every single time I enter the Target at Barclay’s Center, I have to brace myself. There might be an item I can’t find. If this should occur, I won’t have anyone to help me ....more

You Have to F**king Eat – Win a Copy of Adam Mansbach’s Book

I am the mother of a six year-old child whose favorite foods I can count on one hand. He will not touch oatmeal, he is not interested in steak, he doesn’t like mustard, and he cannot be bothered to eat a pea. This is my life, people! ...more

My Kids Don’t Know What Facebook is And I’m Psyched!

My children don’t know what Facebook is; they have no idea. They are currently ages three and six. I’m elated that this is the case ....more

I am The F Word and Proud

Jenni Chiu wrote about taking the word feminist back. She calls it the F-Word....more