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Interview with Author, and NYT “Help Desk” Columnist, Judith Newman

Author, Judith Newman
Judith Newman and her son Gus
By Estelle Erasmus I have known journalist, essayist and author, Judith Newman for many years, from back in my magazine publishing days, and have always admired her humor, strong writing and journalism skills, and breadth of career. She recently wrote … Continue Reading ››

Sound Bites by Dr. Jill Biden

Jill Biden
Dr. Jill Biden poses with a digital picture frame with rotating photos taken by young photographers from the National Geographic Kids My Shot photo community at the Vice President’s Residence, in Washington, D.C., May 13, 2015. White House Photo by David Lienemann
By Estelle Erasmus I am a National Geographic Kids Insider, and in this role have had some exciting opportunities, … Continue Reading ››

Lost in Suburbia: A Momoir Or How Tracy Beckerman Lost (and Got) Her Cool Back After Having Kids

Lost in Suburbia bookBy Estelle Sobel Erasmus My friend Tracy Beckerman, the extremely witty, slice-of-life nationally syndicated columnist has recently given birth...um, to a bouncing baby book Lost in Suburbia: A Momoir. How I Got Pregnant, Lost Myself, and Got My Cool Back in the New Jersey Suburbs  (Perigee books). And unlike most babies who don't smile until they are six weeks … Continue Reading ››