Media and Reviews

The Atlantic, “There Is No Roadmap for the Longest Phase of Parenting,” Julie Halpert, September, 2022.

Monterey Bay Parent, “Does Parenting Ever End?” p. 28-29. June, 2021.

Santa Rosa Press Democrat,“Lifestyle Lessons From M.F.K. Fisher’s Last House in Glen Ellen,” February 6, 2021.

Santa Rosa Press Democrat, “Contest honoring legendary food writer M.F.K. Fisher looks back on a remarkable year,” December 31, 2020., “Is Empty Nest Syndrome Real?” Jeffrey Arnett, August 29, 2019.

Communities Digital News, “Stopping the Mass Shooter: Raising the age to buy assault weapons”, Aug 12, 2019.

Best Life, "40 Fun Ways to Bond With Your Adult Kids", October 16, 2018., interview, August 2017.

Real Simple, "Knock, Knock" (about boomerang kids), March, 2017

The NY Times, “How Adulthood Happens”, column by David Brooks, June 12, 2015

Cosozo Radio Network, “Parenting During the 20-Something Years”, Interview on “Psych Up” with Dr. Suzanne Phillips, May 17, 2015

New York magazine, “The Unshakeable Optimism of the Modern Thirtysomething”, September 8, 2014

Aging Today, “How to juggle adult children’s financial needs and retirement savings”, Sept. 8, 2014

Diablo magazine, “Generation Boomerang”, September, 2014

Bizjournals,  “A new frontier in parenting: How to cope when your millennial comes home”, August 5, 2014

Times of London, “Back for Good: A Guide to Living with Your Adult Children”, July 12, 2014 Adults, “The Newest (& Best) Empty Nest Books”, July 1, 2014, review in "Books for College Grads and their Parents", June 21, 2014 (link no longer active)

The Brian Lehrer Show, radio interview, “Parenting to 30”, June 4, 2014

KQED’s “Forum” in San Francisco, radio interview with Elizabeth and Jeff Arnett about the Boomerang Generation, August 2, 2013 Adults, review of Grown-Up Kid, July 27, 2013, blog post about Grown-Up Kid, August 13, 2013 and (part of PBS), “When Your Adult Child Wants to Find Meaningful Work,” excerpt from Grown-Up Kid, July 19, 2013, July 16, 2013, adapted excerpt from When Will My Grown-Up Kid Grow Up?, review of Grown-Up Kid, July 9, 2013

The East Bay Monthly, Bay Area Boomer: By the Book, excerpt from Grown-Up Kid, June, 2013  (Greater Good Science Center based at UC Berkeley), review of Grown-Up Kid, “Will Our Grown-Up Kids Ever Grow Up?”,  June 24, 2013

USA Today, “Parents Say They Feel Positive about Young Adult Kids”, May 6, 2013

Houston Chronicle, “Authors offer advice to parents dealing with adult children who return home”, May 28, 2013, blog-post and review, “Grown-Up Kids Still Growing Up?”, June, 2013

Realize magazine, review of Grown-Up Kid and interview with Elizabeth, June 21, 2013