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In which I talk about my writing process–how I went from creating 30 second commercials to full length novels, how I learned to stop bumbling my way through my books, and the killing of a much beloved darling. Listen to the TufFish Podcast here.


Welcome to the Neighborhood was named one of The Best Humorous Books About Adult Female Friendships!


I loved talking to Literary Mama about all things motherhood, mom-com, and my writing process! Read The Mother of All Mom-Com here.


In which I spill the tea! Did I go too far? Read Five Things You Didn’t Know About Me on the Hasty Booklist Blog and find out!

BuzzFeed lists Welcome to the Neighborhood as one of the best books to read if you love Gilmore Girls!

Listen to the Hear Me Roar Podcast, where I talk about how I’m “too anxious to be a pantser”–which I think would make a great tattoo!

Come see me at the Wyckoff Public Library in Wyckoff, NJ on October 3rd at 7pm! Book chat, sale, and signing! Registration required. 

Read my interview with the mom-com author and bookstagrammer Annie Cathryn on Revision Division here.

USA Today calls Welcome to the Neighborhood one of 2022’s best rom com reads!

In person event! Franklin Lakes Public Library, Saturday June 5th at 2pm. Reading, Q&A, book sale. Registration required. Come on down!

BookBub readers pick Welcome to the Neighborhood as one of 14 Most Loved Books in April!

Read my interview with Sarahlyn Bruck on her Author Spotlight!

Hear me talk about chickens, mom com and the house I grew up in that’s now a museum with Kris Clink on The Writing Table Podcast!

USA Today April Rom-Com Roundup 4 out of 4 Star Review!

Read my essay “You’re stronger than you think, and fiercer than you ever dreamed” ~ getting published takes bravery, persistence, and a stubborn streak.