Leslie is a proudly feminist single mum, former entertainment writer, professional nanny, summer camp director, and playwright who moved from New York to her home town on the Mississippi Gulf Coast to be near family and raise her daughter. She has produced plays and other comedy shows at the People's Improv Theatre in New York, as well as covered a wide variety of entertainment events from New York Fashion Week to The Vulture Festival, NBCUniversal Upfronts, film premieres, album release parties, and much more. Don't miss her blog, The Way-At-Home Mum.
My Tinder profile says that I'm a single mum. Something I didn't mention? I'm still breastfeeding.
Whose idea was it to make PMS symptoms mimic early pregnancy symptoms? Was it just to set me, personally, on edge? Unnecessary!
At one point, I might have viewed pregnancy as impossible. Spoiler alert: I've discovered that it's not.
I need somebody to help me squash this damn uncontrollable urge to tickle baby feet all day every day.
Just because your intentions aren't meant to be hurtful, it doesn't mean that they are not.