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Amy Wilson
AMY WILSON is the author of When Did I Get Like This? The Screamer, The Worrier, The Dinosaur-Chicken-Nugget Buyer, and Other Mothers I Swore I'd Never Be. She blogs at, and has written for, Redbook, American Baby, Parenting, Babble, and iVillage. She and her husband raise their three children in New York City. Find Amy on twitter: @amywlsn

Entries by Amy Wilson

How to Keep Your Topless Photos Out of Italian Magazines

(11) Comments | Posted September 18, 2012 | 2:08 PM

It's only Tuesday and it's already been a bad week for Kate, Duchess of Cambridge. Italy's Chi magazine, following on the heels of France's Closer, published a 26-page spread of topless photos taken while the royal couple was vacationing at a friend's home in the South of France....

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Why 70s Parents Are Superior to French Parents

(34) Comments | Posted February 6, 2012 | 11:17 AM

The Wall Street Journal continues its mother-guilting march across the globe this weekend. After telling us last year "Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior", now they're out to tell us "Why French Parents Are Superior". Dock them ten points for lack of titling originality, but why mess...

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What If a Mother Had Been in that Locker Room?

(136) Comments | Posted November 10, 2011 | 10:19 AM

Now that heads have rolled at Penn State, it would be easier for the rest of us to put the whole outrage out of our minds. The grand jury presentment against Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State football coach and supposed model citizen, is not what anyone would...

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Mother's Day 2011: Psycho Moms In Literature

(151) Comments | Posted May 7, 2011 | 3:00 AM

Mother's Day approaches, and with it the usual exhortations to care enough to send the very best. Sure, a handmade card or thoughtful phone call is always appropriate, but if you want to surprise the mother in your life this year, here are some books featuring mothers anyone would love...

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