About Zibby Owens


Zibby Owens is a writer and mother of four in New York City. She is the creator and host of Webby-nominated, popular podcast, "Moms Don't Have Time to Read Books."  

Zibby published her first magazine article, a personal essay for Seventeen magazine, when she was in high school and has been writing -  and publishing - ever since. She has covered topics such as books, parenting, health/fitness, weddings, grief, and aging. Most recently, she has focused on finding the humor in the everyday struggles of motherhood.

Her work has appeared in Redbook, Marie Claire, Shape,  SELF, Modern Bride and other magazines, as well as online in the New York Times, Parents, TODAY Parents, Huff Post Parents, Scary Mommy, Kveller, Mommy Nearest and Medium

Her book, Your Perfect Fit, which she co-wrote with fashion designer, Paige Adams-Geller and trainer, Ashley Borden, was published by McGraw-Hill in 2007.

Zibby hosts the podcast, "Moms Don't Have Time with Zibby Owens," in which she interviews writers of all types about their work for listeners who don’t have as much time as they'd like to read. It's available on Apple Podcasts (iTunes), Podbean, Stitcher, Spotify and other sites. 

A graduate of Yale University and Harvard Business School, Zibby has a marketing and branding background, especially for start-ups and consumer products companies. She currently lives in Manhattan, where she was born and raised, with her four children ages 4-11 and her husband, Kyle Owens, of Morning Moon Productions.

Please follow Zibby on social media:

Instagram: @momsdonthavetimetoreadbooks and @zibbyowens.

Facebook: @byzibbyowens and @momsdonthavetimetoreadbooks.