Elyssa Friedland attended Yale University, where she served as managing editor of the Yale Daily News. She is a graduate of Columbia Law School and subsequently worked as an associate at a major firm. Recently, she has written for POPSUGAR, and Bustle. Prior to law school, Elyssa wrote for several publications, including Modern Bride, New York magazine, Columbia Journalism Review, CBS, Yale Alumni Magazine, and Your Prom. She is a monthly contributor to Daybreak USA on USA Radio Network. Elyssa grew up in New Jersey and currently lives in   New York City with her husband and young children.

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things book

book The Sun Also Rises for a classic; The Corrections for modern. Elyssa.Friedland.Headshot
book Top 40, with an emphasis on singers who are particularly
adored by twelve-year-old girls.
book Malbec
book Boggle, with Scrabble as a close second. Chess with my son.
book French fries, ice cream and pizza in that order.
book Favorite city London all the way (Don’t care about the rain. It has royals and Harrod’s and the accent just kills me.)
book iPhone 6
book Roy Lichtenstein and any artwork that is shiny and/or humorous.
book At least three a day
book The Wire and VEEP
book Father of the Bride and Match Point.