Jamie Friedlander

Jamie Friedlander
Jamie Friedlander is a freelance writer based in Chicago and the former features editor of SUCCESS magazine. Her work has been published in The Cut, VICE, Inc., The Chicago Tribune and Business Insider, among other publications. When she's not writing, she can usually be found drinking matcha tea into excess, traveling somewhere new with her husband or surfing Etsy late into the night.

What Being Pregnant During the Pandemic Taught Me About Cultivating Contentment

By Jamie Friedlander | September 4, 2020

Preparing for motherhood during a tumultuous time brings our writer to deep self-reflection.

7 Signs You Might Be Sleep Deprived

By Jamie Friedlander | July 23, 2020

Recommendations on optimal levels of sleep run the gamut. Coupled with the fact that everyone has different needs, it can be difficult to determine whether you’re getting the ideal amount of shut-eye each night.

Queen on the Throne: Meet Poo-Pourri Founder Suzy Batiz

By Jamie Friedlander | July 15, 2020

Poo-Pourri founder Suzy Batiz is one of the richest self-made women because of a simple idea with stellar execution.

How to Say ‘I’m Sorry’ to Your Partner

By Jamie Friedlander | July 9, 2020

We all say and do things we regret. The good news? Apologizing is a skill you can cultivate. Use this 6-step guide to learn how to say ‘I’m sorry’ the right way.

11 Tips to Make Your Relationship Thrive in Close Quarters

By Jamie Friedlander | June 12, 2020

Try these suggestions for staying connected to your partner when you’re together 24/7.

Setting Healthy Boundaries: 3 Simple Steps to Establishing Boundaries That Stick

By Jamie Friedlander | May 17, 2020

Setting boundaries can be the key to a more productive life and career.

The Perfect Weekend Day in Quarantine

By Jamie Friedlander | May 15, 2020

Rejuvenating weekend days are still possible. Here’s how to have one.

The Best Advice My Mom Ever Gave Me

By Jamie Friedlander | May 8, 2020

In honor of Mother’s Day, we asked people to share the best piece of advice they ever received from their mom or the motherly figure in their life. This is the wisdom that has stuck with them.

16 Ways to Read More Books

By Jamie Friedlander | April 23, 2020

Reading not only improves your memory and reduces stress, but it also makes you more likely to succeed. Here’s how to make the habit stick.

The Mood-Boosting Power of Ecotherapy

By Jamie Friedlander | April 22, 2020

Did you know walking in nature, or gardening, or horseback riding can improve your mental health? They are all forms of ecotherapy, or using the outdoors to quiet one’s mind, and you can put it into practice in your own life.