Ep. 11: Melanie Notkin and Bridget talk Wasted-Womb Shaming – What it is and Why it’s Terrible [Explicit]
Melanie Notkin, founder of Savvy Auntie, the first community for cool aunts, great aunts, g...Read More »
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Once they used to call them derisively "spinsters", today large companies are courting them. Here are the professional-aunt-no kids.
by Virginia Di M...Read More »
...In 2008, Melanie Notkin launched the website savvyauntie.com after her nephew was born, she said, and she felt her life change. “I felt more joy and love than I had ever felt in my life,”...Read More »
I'm honored to have contributed an essay to Claire Lehmann's Quillette Magazine, timed for Mother's Day on Sunday, May 13, 2018
Twenty-five years ago, I made the decision to marry the man I love....Read More »
The Canadian magazine, The Walrus, May 1, 2018 cover story, "Child-Free By Choice: A New Generation Is Changing What it Means to Live Child-Free" quotes Melanie Notkin and her 2014 research study ...Read More »
Melanie Notkin, Creator of the Popular Savvy Auntie® Lifestyle Brand, Announces the Date for the 10th Annual National Day Celebrating Aunts and Godmothers
– Aunthood is a Gift. This Day is Yours. –...Read More »
Melanie Notkin appeared on The Little Things - The Daily Glow show to talk about Savvy Auntie and Otherhood! With over 10 million Facebook fans, and counting, this fun, fresh Facebook Live show i...Read More »
Writer Kate Mulvey, a self-proclaimed PANK, shares her advice for traveling with nieces and nephews.
Going away with your best friend, or beloved sister, may sound like the perfect holiday; relaxatio...Read More »
Melanie Notkin was a guest on Vancouver, Canada's Roundhouse Radio 98.3 "Sense of Place" with host Minelle Mahtani. The 20 minute segment was on the importance of aunthood and PANKs. Listen in he...Read More »
"...Notkin isn't just savvy at being an aunt — she keenly recognized that a significant group of women were being ignored by advertisers, and put herself in front of those companies as an ambassador. ...Read More »