Amanda is a mom of two under two and wife of the second-most-famous Stephen Colbert. She is passionate about birth justice, empowering women, and doula work. Amanda is a former five-time national speech champion and MVP of her preschool tee-ball team. She dislikes beige walls, bad lighting, and indiscriminate use of essential oils. Amanda recommends always having ice cream in the freezer. Her idea of purgatory is a never-ending pile of unpaired socks with lost partners. Amanda is a published poet and has written fiction since she was a kid. She's written editorials for BabyGaga for 8 months.
Articles by Amanda Colbert
Ask my mother and she'll tell you: I was the most obedient, most courteous, most patient of her children.
Today, I follow up with the second part of my wine-and-fire-pit night with my mom and my mother-in-law. Part two focuses a bit more on their new roles as grandmothers. Spoiler alert: they love being "...