Archive for the ‘Later Mom Features’ Category

Meet Later Mom Angel Underhill


AGE: 46 RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Married RESIDENCE: Chicago CHILDREN’S NAMES/AGES:Hazel/3 I have been singing most of my life. My undergraduate degree is a BFA in musical theatre. After graduating I moved to Chicago to pursue a performance career in the Chicagoland theatre scene.  I was cast in productions such as West Side Story at Drury Lane Theatre and ...

Meet Later Dad Matt Coyne (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE:  43 RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Married-ish (not officially, but me and Lyns have been together for 24 years) RESIDENCE:  Sheffield, England SON’S NAME/AGE: Charlie, Aged 2 I'm the creator of the parenting blog Man vs Baby and author of the bestselling book ‘Man vs Baby, The Comedy and Chaos of Real Life Parenting’ which is ...

Meet Later Mom Deborah Santana (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE:  67 RELATIONSHIP STATUS: married to Carl Lumbly RESIDENCE:  CA CHILDREN’S NAMES/AGES: Salvador – 34; Stella – 33; Angelica - 28 My professional life is in philanthropy. I am CEO & Founder of Do A Little Foundation which serves women and girls in the areas of health, education & happiness. For the last 3 ...

Meet Later Mom Janet Neal (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE:  62 RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Divorced RESIDENCE:  Little Falls, NJ CHILDREN’S NAMES/AGES: Timothy - 27 Christopher - 24 Emily - 22 A “reformed Superwoman”, I am now a woman who has learned that the power is in BEING first and then doing - not the emphasis on the doing that the role of Superwoman encouraged. My mission is ...

Meet Later Mom Melissa Birge (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE: 48 RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Married to Robert Birge for 5 years RESIDENCE: Westport, Connecticut CHILDREN’S NAMES/AGES: Tommy and JoJo (5 yo twin boys), Bobby (1.5 yo boy) I'm the founder and CEO of Mia Tango, an online maternity boutique that features a curated set of designer clothing for pregnancy and new motherhood. The idea ...

Meet Later Mom June Rachelson-Ospa (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE:  66 RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Married RESIDENCE:  NYC SONS NAMES/AGES: Jake Ospa 31; Jonathan Ospa 25 I write musicals, and I am passionate about having my work out in the world. I would like to break through and have my work wind up Off Broadway maybe Broadway sometime. It would be such fun to have that happen.  Visit http://www.librarytheater.com/about2.html   What was ...

Meet Later Mom Nekesa Mumbi Moody (Interview by Robin Gorman Newman)


AGE: 40+ RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Married Nekesa is a veteran journalist who is Global Entertainment & Lifestyles Editor at Associated Press, where she previously served as Music Editor.   What was your road to parenthood like?  It was definitely an uphill climb! I always wanted to have children, and when I married my soulmate, I ...

Meet Later Mom Karen Haberberg


AGE:  44 RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Married RESIDENCE: NYC CHILDRENS NAMES/AGES: Maya age 10, Liam age 6 3/4 I am a photographer who specializes in portraiture and documenting people’s stories.  My new book published by Powerhouse Books is titled An Ordinary Day - Kids with Rare Conditions.  Visit www.karenhaberberg.com. What was your road to parenthood like?  ...

Meet Later Mom: Laurie Gelman


AGE:  53 RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Very Happily Married RESIDENCE:  New York City DAUGHTERS’ NAMES/AGES: Jamie, 16 Misha, 13 Laurie Gelman was born and raised in the Great White North. She spent 25 years as a broadcaster in both Canada and the United States before trying her hand at writing novels. Laurie lives in New York City with ...

Meet Later Mom: Anna Fishbeyn


RESIDENCE: New York Children: Tamrian 5, Eliana 11 RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Divorced I’m a writer, actress, director and filmmaker.  Recently, my first novel, The Matrimonial Flirtations of Emma Kaulfield, was published by Arcade Publishing.  I’ve also written two plays, Sex in Mommyville, which opened at the Flea Theater and played at other New ...