Ilana Wiles

Founder of, author, and mom of two.

Ilana Wiles is a former advertising creative director. She worked for more than 15 years creating TV commercials and ad campaigns for international brands before blogging under Mommy Shorts in her spare time. By November 2013, the blog was so popular she was able to quit her day job. Aside from sharing stories on her blog, she posts regularly on her four Instagram accounts: @mommyshorts, @averageparentproblems, @insta2yearold and @pinkinnyc. Wiles lives in downtown Manhattan with her husband and two daughters.