Catherine Newman – Scary Mommy

Catherine Newman

Catherine Newman is the author of the books Waiting for Birdy (Penguin) and the forthcoming Catastrophic Happiness (Little, Brown, 2016), and of the parenting and cooking blog Ben & Birdy. She is editor of the nonprofit, James Beard Award-winning kids' cooking magazine ChopChop. She is also the etiquette columnist at Real Simple, and writes regularly for O, FamilyFun, and the New York Times Motherlode blog, among other publications. She lives with her family in Amherst, Mass., where it is always snowing.