Alicia Assad

A recovering perfectionist who has been writing to cope since motherhood happened.


New York



Fun Facts

  • The amount of coffee I drink in a day:

    Is equivalent to the amount of water I should be drinking, but don’t. Then I think, there is water in coffee….and pour myself another cup.

  • My parenting motto:

    Snuggle more, worry less.

  • The one piece of advice I’d give to a new parent:

    Good, authentic mom friends are crucial to survival: on the hard days it helps to hear how much their kids suck too.

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