College – A challenge for parents as well as students

August 29, 2016

I’ve sent two sons to college. It was exciting, scary, lonely…and that was just for me! Have questions for NeedAMom about college? Ask ’em here.   There’s a lot of advice out there for parents of college students but this article by Professor David S. Dunn in Psychology Today is…

It’s time to redefine “success” for our children

August 15, 2016

As the parent of two terrific adult children who are kind, work hard, have great friends but who aren’t making a bundle of money and who aren’t Olympic athletes, Ivy League grads or making a killing in the market…this resonates. Spoiler Alert: I’m good with my sons and the choice…

Got Questions? It’s SOS Monday. Ask them on Facebook, Twitter or Here.

April 4, 2016

Need a Mom? You Can Rent One! New business targets endless need for maternal insight, advice by Deirdre Reilly “I help their process,” she said. “They know what the answer is, in their heart of hearts.” Got Questions? It’s SOS Monday. Ask them on Facebook, Twitter or Here.  


March 15, 2016

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Tell your parents. Without telling them.

February 15, 2016

BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT NeedAMom wants YOUR input for a book that will help parents be better parents to their adult children. Now’s your chance to say what you’ve always wanted to say and help others, too. Survey here. One surprising result has been that many of you…

It’s SOS Monday!

January 25, 2016

Post your questions or ask for advice to @needamomnyc on Twitter. Mom Advice for Millennials

SOS Mondays

January 18, 2016

I’m not a doctor but IT’S MONDAY… …and NeedAMom is on Twitter to answer your questions about being a young adult, how to talk to your parents, how parents should treat their adult children and offer advice if asked, etc. Go on over to Twitter – @needamomnyc Operators are standing…

Advice Without a Price

January 10, 2016

SOS MONDAYS Every Monday you can tweet NeedAMom at @needamomnyc with your questions about life, love, the pursuit of happiness and how to be a grown-up. Parents: let’s discuss how to be a better parent to your adult child.