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About: Emily Rosenbaum
Full Name Emily Rosenbaum
Emily Rosenbaum
Emily Rosenbaum is a mother of three who writes about parenting, feminism, and education. Her latest release is Princess Wishes and Monorail Dreams, and she is currently working on the script for a play.

Posts by Emily Rosenbaum:

  • Jun 19 2014
    Why I Bring My Kids to the Boston Pride Parade

    “Bloody Mary party at 11 o’ clock!” a voice chirruped from the float to our left. Lilah, skipping along beside me in her bobbing ponytail and little purple Keens, pulled on my arm. “Mommy, what’s a Bloody Mary party?” One of … Continue reading


  • May 14 2014
    Why I’m a Die-Hard Feminist Who Loves to be Domestic

    I’m a feminist. A hard-core, there-is-no-inherent-gender kind of feminist. A Judith Butler-reading, Gloria Steinem-worshipping, Ms. Magazine-subscribing feminist. Heck, I don’t just read them, I write for feminist publications. I also work part-time from home, bake challah every week, and teach my kids to … Continue reading


  • Dec 12 2013
    It’s Time to Talk Openly & Honestly About Privilege

    On Monday, my youngest child, Lilah, was eating breakfast at our kitchen table. She pulled the newspaper toward her and read the headline: “Girl in the Shadows.” She stumbled on pronouncing Dasani’s name, but got “homeless” pretty easily. My daughter … Continue reading


  • Nov 21 2013
    Eight Nights of Tikkun Olam

    “Guys,” I said at dinner. “You know how every year on the first night of Hanukkah, we send gifts to kids on the Pine Ridge Reservation instead of getting gifts ourselves?” Their mouths were filled with beans and their hands … Continue reading



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