Haley Longman is an entertainment writer and editor who's spent the bulk of her career covering celebrities and reality TV. Her work has been featured on MTV.com, POPSUGAR, Wetpaint, and Teen.com, among others. Professional highlights include appearing on an episode of MTV's 'Teen Mom' and that one time Justin Bieber tweeted out her story about him. She's recently become the quintessential anxious Jewish mother, living in New Jersey with her husband and their infant son.
Ask any mom, new or experienced, and she’ll tell you a lot of things have changed since she had her children: her body, her sleep schedule, her marriage. But for me, motherhood has also changed how…I watch TV, and I don’t mean just the depressingly decreasing frequency at which I do it. Sex and the City — which celebrates its 20th anniversary today — is an entirely different show to me now than it was two decades ago. In 1998, when the series began, I was a pre-teen at a private… >> Read More
Spoiler alert: Pregnancy isn't always enjoyable. And I don't mean the actual nine-plus months you're growing a baby inside you — with all the back pains and swollen ankles and whatnot. (And that's…if you're lucky enough to have an easy pregnancy!) I'm also talking about the lead-up to actually being pregnant, especially when the media teaches us that getting knocked up is so easy. After all, if MTV has not one but several seasons and series about 16-year-olds who get unexpectedly knocked up and then raise their… >> Read More