Sarah Jaffe

Sarah Jaffe is a writer and former lawyer whose work has appeared in Slate, Catapult, and The Rumpus, among other places. Her work has focused on mental health, the healthcare system, and the foster care system. Her book Wanting What’s Best: Parenting, Privilege, and Building a Just World is forthcoming from Chicago Review Press in May 2022.

She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and 4-year-old daughter and is currently getting an MFA in creative non-fiction at The New School. She enjoys running, whiskey gingers, and karaoke.

Sarah Jaffe

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21 Impossibly Cute Baby Girl Names that Start with the Letter “I”

These baby names are imaginative and illustrious.

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21 Imaginative Boy’s Names that Start with “I”

From classics to modern faves, you’ll find something to love here.

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52 Beautiful Baby Names that Mean "Blue"

Evoking the sky, sea or simply your favorite hue, these “blue” names belong on your list.

Elf on the Shelf

Rules, Printables & Tips For Making Elf On The Shelf Magic

A guide for new Scout Elf families.

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52 Short & Sweet Middle Names For Girls

Short doesn’t have to mean boring.


11 Cute Menorahs For Kids

From dinosaurs to crayons.

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Gaelic Boy Names You Won't Hear Every Day

Strong, spunky names that might be perfect for your little boy.

Elf On The Shelf

16 Elf On The Shelf Costumes That Are Too Cute to Pass Up

Your kids will be amazed by their elf’s new duds.


Is Chipotle Open on Thanksgiving? Brace Yourself

Can you pregame with a burrito, or will it have to wait?


Is BJ's Open on Thanksgiving In 2022? BJ’s Holiday Hours, Explained

Everything you need to know for last-minute shopping.


Can You Adopt An Adult? Why Some People Choose To

What to know about this little-known legal process.


What Is A Missed Miscarriage? Experts Explain

It can be a lonely experience, but it’s a very common one.


Here's When Michael's Will Put Out Christmas & Holiday Decorations in 2022

They've got your winter holiday decor needs covered.


Here's When Lowe’s Will Have Christmas Decor Out in 2022

Holiday season is practically upon us.


Does Prenatal Depression Affect Your Baby?

What to know about this often-overlooked mental health condition


Why Is My Toddler Throwing Up With No Other Symptoms? Experts Explain

When to call the doctor, and when it's likely to pass on its own.


Fenugreek & Breastfeeding: How It Affects Supply & How Much Is Safe

All about this popular supplement.

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Sweet Instagram Captions For Your Monthly Baby Photos

Celebrate each and every month of your baby’s first year.


14 Easy Pumpkin Carving Ideas For Beginners

Yes, your porch can look awesome this year.


Up In The Middle Of The Night? We've Got Instagram Captions For That

Might as well make the best of the time somehow, right?