Linda has been featured in:


Living with teens in a brave new world Work & Family Life Magazine featured in July – August 2015 issue

Should Your Mom Really Be Your Best Friend? The Daily Beast May 10, 2015

Parents say they feel positive about young adult kids USA Today May 6, 2013

Boomerang Kids Ladies Home Journal March 2013

The Ongoing Struggle to Balance Career and Family June 25, 2012

Boomerang Kids December 13, 2011

Parents, I’m Home! Why More Adult Children Are Moving In with Mom and Dad December 2009

Improve Your Mother-Daughter Relationship September 2009

My Mom Is My BFF April 2012

Can a mother be a daughter’s best friend? Huffington Post May 4, 2010

Mom is a girl’s best friend? Authors say no USA Today August 31, 2009

When the Fledglings Return to the Nest New York Times July 10, 2009

Boomers, boomerangs and the boom in multigenerational households KPCC December 3, 2012

Full House: When Kids Move Back Home The Washington Post November 16, 2004

Mothers and Daughters: Boundaries are a Good Thing August 9, 2010

Interview: Too Close for Comfort Empowered Mommies 2010

Do I Have to be Available to My Daughter Every Minute? 10 Strategies to Nurture Independence Parenting Pink March 25, 2010

10 Strategies for Nurturing Independence In Your Children Parents March 19, 2010

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Unattainable Perfection for Both Mothers and Daughters Parenting Pink February 23, 2010

Healthy, Wealthy n Wise March 2010

Mothers Shouldn’t Try For Perfection February 2010

Mothers and Adult Daughters: What Is Too Close for Comfort? January 2010

Mothers and Adult Daughters: What is too Close for Comfort? December 2009

Mothers and Adult Daughters: What is too Close for Comfort? Parenting Bookmark November 18, 2009

A Perfect Mother is Not an Ideal Mother At All November 2009

Writers Advise High-Tech Supermoms to Power Down October 14, 2009

Letting Our Boys to Talk: Teach the Language of Feelings October 2009

As deep as their bond may be, mothers and daughters cannot be best buddies The Globe and Mail September 28, 2009

Michele Borba: Too Close for Comfort? New secrets of the mother-daughter relationship revealed by a great writer team Reality Check Blog August 31, 2009

They can (and do) go home again / Empty nest syndrome? Parents of ‘boomerang’ children should be so lucky San Francisco Chronicle May 30, 2004


The Ongoing Struggle to Balance Career and Family – Listen to Linda on The Diane Rehm Show

Boomerang Kids – Listen to Linda on The Diane Rehm Show

Moving Back Home to Live with Parents – Listen to the Podcast (MP3)

CBC interview about moms and daughters – Listen to the Podcast (MP3)