Jenny

Jenny
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Jenny grew up in South Dakota, right by Mt. Rushmore, but is now firmly rooted in Colorado Springs with her husband and their two going on twelve year old daughter. She works in water engineering/water law and helps to ensure Colorado Springs residents have water for the next fifty years. When she finds spare time she loves lingering over good food with family and friends, being over ambitious with creative pursuits, playing piano, and reading.
wildfire prepared

Being Wildfire Prepared – Know the 6 P’s

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You know those things that seem like they only happen to other people? Like winning the lottery or having to chop off their own arm to rescue themselves? Evacuating from a wildfire seemed like...

Loved Well: Our Journey through Hospice

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My family recently lost my dad. He was incredibly healthy up until October 14, 2016. Then everything changed. He was diagnosed with aggressive cancer and complications quickly followed. He entered hospice on November 29...

Perfectly Imperfect

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I love a good plan. I love carrying out plans. I love everything coming together flawlessly. I am a perfectionist. It used to cause me a lot of anxiety when things did not go...

Holiday Baking: A Family Affair

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For as long as I can remember my mom has been a prolific holiday baker. Once my siblings and I could measure and stir we would help out with the production of dozens of different...

Finding Our Baby Whisperer: How to Pick the BEST Childcare Provider

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When my husband and I figured out we were expecting, I immediately put on my project management hat and created a timeline of tasks to complete before the due date. One of my highest priorities was...

Middle of the Road Martha: Practicing Imperfect Hospitality

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I like to think of myself as a more down-to-earth, practical version of Martha Stewart. I enjoy making tasty things out of whole, real ingredients but I do not have Christmas china. I love...

Working Mom Sanity Savers: Tasks that Make the Work Week More Sane

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Let me start off by saying that I only have one 7 month old child and have only been back to work for four months.  At this point, I have no idea if my...
Pregnancy and Infertility

From Barren to Bun in the Oven: What Not to Say to Your Newly...

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I was older than most women before I started trying for a baby. Despite my best efforts, I was in my late twenties when I met my husband, thirty-one when we got married, and...