Writing Portfolio

I’m a freelance writer, blogger, and nurse, specializing in parenting, infertility, medical, relationships, family, and health and wellness content. My work has appeared in mom.me, FertilitySmarts, Tonic, Momtastic, Romper, Motherly, YourTango, Ravishly, and CafeMom.

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Here’s Why I Lied When You Asked When I Was Having Kids, Momtastic, 2018

Somehow, I’m Going To Have To Tell My Daughter About How She Was Conceived, mom.me, 2017

What Are Your Options For Remaining Embryos?, FertilitySmarts, 2017

IVF Put Us In Debt, So There’s No College Fund For Our Kid, Romper, 2018

I’m Still Trying To Forgive My Body After Six Years Of Infertility, Mabel+Moxie, 2018

The Secret Part Of Infertility We Never Talk About, mom.me, 2016

5 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Egg Donor, FertilitySmarts, 2016

Yes, My Infertility Does Define Me, mom.me, 2015

What I Want You To Know About Using Donor Eggs, mom.me, 2015

Pregnancy and Parenting

Why I Took A Childbirth Class When I Knew I Was Having A C-Section, Momtastic, 2018

I Will Never Regret Nursing My Two-Year-Old To Sleep, mom.me, 2017

Please Stop Asking Me If I “Just” Stay Home, Momtastic, 2018

Things You Should Definitely Do During Your Pregnancy, Mabel+Moxie, 2018

9 Milestones No Mom Ever Talks About, mom.me, 2017

Being a SAHM Is So Much Harder Than I Thought It’d Be, mom.me, 2017

Mom, Now That I Have a Daughter Of My Own, I Want To Apologize, mom.me, 2017

10 Rules For Visiting A New Mom, mom.me 2016

Dear Mom Friends, Sorry For The Stupid Things I Thought About You Before I Had A Baby, mom.me, 2016

My Dear Daughter, I Promise To Be A Better Mom Tomorrow, mom.me, 2017


I Have An Irrational Fear Of Vomit, Vice, 2018

This Is What It’s Like To Experience Menopause At 31, Tonic, 2018

Peeing During Sex Isn’t A “Normal” Postpartum Experience, Romper, 2018

There’s a Reason So Many Women Are Having Painful Sex, mom.me, 2017

Health Survey Reveals An Alarming Trend Among Parents, mom.me, 2016

Mental Health

Looking Back Now, It’s So Obvious I Had Postpartum Anxiety, mom.me, 2017

I Had Postpartum Anxiety, But I Didn’t Fail At Motherhood, Ravishly, 2018

What Postpartum Depression Is Really Like, mom.me, 2016


The One Kind Of Mom Friend We All Need To Have, mom.me, 2017

I Thought I Had To Hide My Anxiety—Instead, I Became A Better Mom Once I Opened Up, Motherly, 2018

4 Ways Your Marriage Changes Right After Having A Baby, mom.me, 2017

Why You Still Need Your Single Friends, mom.me, 2016

Why I’ll Never Regret Changing My Last Name, mom.me, 2015

Pop Culture

This Amazing Cafe in the U.K. is Every New Mom’s Dream Come True, mom.me, 2017

The TV Show Parents Can’t Get Enough Of, mom.me, 2016

Mom’s Plea After Son’s Body Is Found Strikes A Chord With Mom’s Everywhere, mom.me, 2016