Alcoholic or Just Young in Brooklyn

May 10, 2016

I just came across this article by Genna Rivieccio in Brooklyn Magazine. It’s a question I get from many of my clients. DO I HAVE A DRINKING PROBLEM? There is A LOT of drinking and partying going on around here and it’s easy to slip from social drinking into alcoholism….

A “Get Out of Jail Free” card for daughters and sons

May 8, 2016

Relax, You Probably Call Your Mom Enough from Leah Libresco onFiveThirtyEight It doesn’t take sophisticated statistics to prove that you should call your mom on Mother’s Day this Sunday1, but do mothers get their due the rest of the year? To find out, I commissioned a SurveyMonkey Audience poll to…

What is Mother’s Day?

May 8, 2016

We celebrate this day as Mother’s Day but it is also an acknowledgement of our adult children’s separate lives. One of my clients reminded me of this poem from Kahlil Gibran. I share it with you today.

Need A Mom is a specialty pizza.

April 3, 2016

Need A Mom is often asked “Why?” “Why would a young adult need ‘another’ mom?” To help answer that question, Need A Mom did some research. Here’s one explanation in which Need A Mom is a pizza. Sigmund Freud said that the mother archetype developed in layers. Like building a…

A grave message from a mom for Easter

March 27, 2016

Need A Mom would like to share this with you as an example of a wonderful mom taking care of everything (and I mean everything) – even for Easter. PS. It’s not too late to call your mom if you haven’t already. Even if you’re Jewish. After all, so was…

Need A Mom with German RTL correspondent Sandra Lange.

March 21, 2016

German RTL Television’s New York correspondent was homesick and missed her mother. She called NEED A MOM! PS. Anyone speak German???

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2016

NEED A MOM wishes you a Happy Saint Patrick’s Day… but encourages you to drink responsibly…after, all she’s a MOM!!!

A shout out to Need A Mom’s logo designer and videographer

March 14, 2016

Need A Mom presents The Kidnapping! by Zebadiah Keneally a/k/a Hamburger Vampire Zebadiah Keneally’s solo exhibition just closed at The Outlet Gallery in Bushwick. This video was just one of the highlights. See more of the exhibit at Outlet Gallery, Brooklyn See more of his work at

Need A Mom to the Rescue

March 5, 2016

What fun doing this interview with Jane Mulkerrins for YOU Magazine and the Daily Mail! YOU Magazine with Need A Mom

Lonely? Get a Dog.

March 1, 2016

I’m a dog person. I got my first dog as an adult within the first few weeks of moving to NYC. I went to the ASPCA on the Upper East side and brought Grover home on the subway in a cardboard box. After Grover came Santa Fe, Licorice, Wilson and…