PJ McIlvaine is a Mom and Grandma. In another life she's also a writer/journalist/kid lit author/screenwriter/blogger/great baker. PJ has been published in numerous outlets like The New York Times, Newsday, Raising Mothers, Screen Talk and xojane.com. Her Showtime original movie MY HORRIBLE YEAR with Mimi Rogers, Karen Allen and Eric Stoltz was nominated for a Daytime Emmy. PJ lives in Eastern Long Island with her family and Sasha the Psycho Cat.