I'm a TV producer, and a freelance writer specializing in entertainment/pop culture, parenting, Star Trek, food & chefs, trending news, lifestyle topics, and podcasts. www.laurieulster.com
Parenting in the Age of TikTok Conspiracies
Some “facts” my daughter picked up on the spyware that masquerades as a social media platform...
Talking to Teens about Politically Polarizing Events
I can’t be the only parent having fascinating conversations with my teenagers right now.
Running Into My 7th Grade Bully - Taffeta
It sure didn't go the way I expected.
The Best of 30 Rock, in Time for its Return
In honor of 30 Rock's upcoming reunion, my top five episodes.
Father’s Day and Gay Pride: A Perfect Match
Happy Pride Month, Pops!
Interview: Gates McFadden On Cons, COVID, Crusher, And “Code of Honor” From ‘Star Trek: TNG’
She also says she was honored to star in the episode "The Host."
Did You Know You Can “Rent” a Celebrity? - Taffeta
The joys of Cameo are not to be denied.
Interview: Garrett Wang & Robert Duncan McNeill On Tuvix, Lizard Babies, & ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ Podcasting
The Delta Flyers co-hosts reveal what guests they'd like to have on the podcast, and who does the best Janeway impersonation.
I Still Miss My Soap Opera
Another World may not have been high-quality television, but it was a part of my LIFE.
Interview: Kate Mulgrew On ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ Reunion And Why It Would Be “Delicious” To Play Janeway Again
She also talked about the joys of playing Queen Arachnia, and hanging with Jeri Ryan on the Star Trek Cruise.
Baking Tips for Beginners with Some Expert Health Hacks
Not everyone is a baking expert.
5 Characters From Star Trek: Picard Who Deserve Their Own Show
Did your favorite make the list?
The Most Delicious Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins
These are delicious and easy muffins, perfect for beginning bakers.
Learning to Drink Like A Grown-Up… Sort of
Why can’t I like things sophisticated adults like?
Judging from a Distance, Literally - Taffeta
Who judges the judgers? Me!