Tomorrow is the Listen to Your Mother Show in NYC-And I’m In This Cultural Phenomenon

By Estelle Sobel Erasmus badge2 Tomorrow is the Listen to Your Mother Show in NYC And Im In This Cultural Phenomenon Tomorrow is the Listen to Your Mother show in NYC, which I'm proud to say I'm a part of. LTYM is a series of readings (in 10 cities) in celebration of all aspects of motherhood. The mission of each LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER production is to "give voice to motherhood in all of its complexity, diversity, and humor." In … Continue Reading ››

Procter & Gamble says Mom is the Hardest Job in the World

By Estelle Sobel Erasmus Procter & Gamble, a corporation noted for their support of moms sponsored a very popular ad in honor of the 2012 London Olympic Games that my husband emailed to me thinking I’d like it. While I watched it I did wipe away a tear, and then I felt a little frustrated...just a little. Here is the ad:|pcrid|19718610690|b|procter%20and%20gamble%20ad The admittedly heart-tugging ad shows mothers from several continents do the everyday … Continue Reading ››

Inspirational Woman: Gloria Steinem

I would love to interview and write a feature on my idol: Gloria Steinem  Here are three reasons why: Mother of the Movement: She is feminist, journalist and activist who is also the mother of the woman's liberation movement in the late 1960s and 1970s. Gloria would make an interesting interview, because she is also full of contradictions. After a brief stint as a playboy bunny, where she experienced discrimination first-hand, she started Ms. … Continue Reading ››