Are You There Judy? It’s Me, Jen.

With summer almost upon us, I must prepare for the season by compiling my TBR list. I like to keep books in every room of my house, in each bag or purse, in the cars and next to most of […]

BMW vs. Pita Pit

Car Crashes Into Pita Pit at Westgate Shopping Center in Somewheres, OH. The news broke only this week. No one was hurt. That means I can continue with this post. Lucky us. A man in his 50s careened a BMW through […]

Hi, I’m Jen.

I’m not going to lie. I love to drink. I could do it all day. But I get horrible, terrible, horrible hangovers. To the point where it’s not worth it to indulge unwisely. My hangovers are pure, all-over, brown bottle […]

Milk, Milk, Lemonade

All I wanted to do was laundry. Mountains of it, because of a weekend getaway. A getaway with not much time for internetting or emailing or streaming. I was out of the loop, for like, two days. My energy level […]

I Am Afraid to Fail And I Keep Writing

Notice there is no, “but,” in this post’s title. I’ve put myself on an attitude diet and reduced my, “but.” I’ve replaced it with pure, “and.” I decided to try this diet after reading an article by Sarah Calendar on Writer […]

Move Over, Goats

Normally, I can’t spot a trend until people are asking, “Jen, why are you still wearing/saying/dancing-like that?” That’s why I’m so happy to finally be ahead of the curve. To be one of the first to see the Next Big […]

Peter Benchley’s Jaws

I was about 8 years old when I read Jaws. I got it from my mother’s bookshelf. I’m not sure if I read it before or after my parents took my little sister and me to see it at the […]

Spring, A Work In Progress

Welcome Little Things Blog Hoppers and other visitors! Thank you for hopping to my stop, The Mood Swings. I’m Jen, Chief Swinger. Enjoy the little things in life, because one day you will look back, and they were the big […]

Health and Wellness Education

One of The Boy’s favorite subjects in school is Health. Up until now, if he was ever asked what his favorite subject in school was, he’d answer, “lunch,” or “gym.” Sometimes, “recess.” Now it’s Health. My son, The Doctah. Everyday, […]

I Eat Clean, so what?

Clean eating is one of my passions. My hope is through this blog, you and I can connect and share what works for each of us. Ready?   I am.     {inhale pleasant eating thoughts} {exhale negative eating thoughts} […]