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Amy Kossoff Smith is an award-winning journalist with 20+ years of experience. She is the “go to” for the “how to,” and has authored hundreds of articles. An internationally recognized parenting expert, she has been interviewed on TV, radio, and in publications. A national wire columnist, her articles are published by newspapers nationwide and are available for reprint purchase upon request. To purchase a column, click here.

A sampling of Amy’s columns
(available for purchase) follows:

Parenting, Etc.

Manage Motherhood like a Business
Domestic Engineering Job Available
Turning Whining Into Wish Lists
What a chore to make chores work!
Helpful Tips for Getting Kids to Help
What’s in Your Restaurant Bag
Table Manners Tips from Aviva
Coaching Tips for Moms
Coaching Kids Through Tragedy – Helping Haiti
Do you get enough sleep?
Inaugurating Hope for Parents


Last-Minute Mother’s Day Presents
That Won’t Break the Bank
Mother’s Day Origins & Statistics
July Fourth Fireworks Safety Tips
– Add more BOOM, less BURN
Parenting Tips for the Holidays
Father’s Day Gift Ides

Family Travel

Vacation Strategy: Give them a budget
Trip Tip – Keep a Journal

Health, Safety, Nutrition, Fitness

Track Medical History
Making Fitness a Family Affair
Anaphylaxis, Nothing to Sneeze At
Menu of Success for Picky Eaters
Swimming Safety Tips
Burn Tips
Teach Kids about Fitness

Tech, Teens, Sex

Talk to Your Kids About Sex
How to communicate with your teen
Sexting – Tips for Parents

School, Camp

School Supply Savings Tips
Business of School Lunches
Homework Exam Tips
Get ready for Camp
Staying in touch with kids at camp
Camp Questionnaire


Moms Dish in a New Book Brutally Honest, Touching & Funny Essays about Women in Their 40s
Talk to Kids about Prickly Subjects
Strength for Life
Does your Kid Eat Octopus
Honey I Wrecked the Kids


Start the Year Clean/Repurpose Old Items
Bleach is mouthwash for your HE Dryer

Amy’s columns have been published by these publications and more