Mandy Waysman


Mandy Waysman is a freelance writer who has been featured on,,,, The Huffington Post, and ScaryMommy. She has appeared in three books including "Lose The Cape: Never Will I Ever (then I had Kids)" and "The Narcissist's Playbook."

Ways to Improve Daughters' Self Esteem - SavvyMom

8 Ways to Ensure Your Daughters Don’t Inherit Your Self Esteem Issues

By Mandy Waysman / September 9, 2023

I want my daughters to have healthy self esteem so I will give them the tools to avoid the path I went down. The path towards mental anguish, self-hatred, and doubt.

If You Think You Have Any Control Over Christmas, You’re Wrong

By Mandy Waysman / December 8, 2017

In December of 2013, my youngest was 2-years-old and, as far as we knew, she exhibited no signs of being…

What Babysitting 6 Kids Taught Me About Parenting

By Mandy Waysman / November 8, 2017

I was once left solely in charge of six kids. For perspective: the children were aged 8, 7, 6, 6, 3 and under 2. And here are a few things I learned while I was tasked with watching all of them.