Me, Myself and Jen

Chicago mom gets called out for fat shaming

We are our own worst critic. But something needs to change when being so overly critical of ourselves goes as far being damaging to our self worth.  Read...

 

Chicago mom: I'm a domestic violence survivor

Love and circumstances can be blind. In the face of hardships, Jennifer wishes women would support each other rather than tear each other down.  Read...

 

Rain, rain, go away: Chicago mom deals with water damage

All the rain we've been having is nice in a way; calming, relaxing. Until it starts seeping into your basement.  Read...

 

Chicago mom weighs best back-to-school approach for sensory-overloaded kindergartener

As her kindergartener begins a new school, Jennifer wonders if she should inform teachers of her need for a little extra TLC or just stand back and see what happens.  Read...

 

BlogHer Conference 2014: Chicago mom takes time to just be herself

Remember, there is another person buried deep inside the layers of Mom that are on the surface. It's you. Don't lose that.  Read...

 

Chicago mom shares guilty pleasure movies

They're so bad, they're good! Jennifer shares some of her favorite guilty pleasure movies.  Read...

 

Carrying on the family football tradition in Chicago

Jennifer's love of Chicago football was instilled in her as a child and now she's passing on that same enthusiasm to her kids.  Read...

 

Just being me: Chicago mom rediscovers herself

Although it's initially hard when her kids are away from her for an extended period of time, Jennifer soon learns to rediscover herself in their absence.  Read...

 

Moving is a big adjustment for Chicago parents, too

With a big move coming up, it's normal for parents to worry about how their kids will adjust. But what about themselves? Change is difficult for many people. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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