Posts by Jenny

Hairy Pits

September 9th, 2013

Puberty comes late in our family. I didn’t get my period until I was 14 and my husband (who’s now 6’3”) didn’t hit 5’6” until after high school. Our 11-year-old […]


August 26th, 2013

Despite my efforts to clean up and clear out, my kids’ rooms are bursting at the seams. The biggest offender continues to be the onslaught of stuffed animals that sneak […]

Words To The Wide

August 13th, 2013

I currently have two pregnant friends. One is 22, the other 42. Both are happy, positive women who will undoubtedly make great parents. And neither has the slightest idea of […]

Bad News Movies

July 30th, 2013

My daughter is transitioning out of the for-kids-only category of animated kid-flicks and beginning to enjoy entertainment that’s a little more geared toward the rest of us. Lately we’ve enjoyed […]

Babies And Bathwater

July 19th, 2013

My friend Jim didn’t have the best childhood. Apparently his father pressed him to go into the family law business, despite the fact that Jim showed virtually no interest or […]

It’s A Grand Old Flag

July 1st, 2013

Summer is here and ‘tis the season for… flag-waving from sea to shining sea. Sometimes it makes me want to barf! Growing up in public school, I was pretty much […]

Oh Ricky, You’re So Fine

June 11th, 2013

It’s reunion season again, and with it (thanks to the modern conveniences of email and Facebook) a mass dredging and sharing of old images. Some of these blasts from the […]

We Need An App For That?

May 7th, 2013

I recently heard a friend-of-a-friend talking about being a productive writer. As she was touting her daily writing habits, she attributed her recent success—and that would be success in putting […]