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Jenna

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Jenna is a local mom from Davison with two bouncing and busy toddler girls. Her oldest is four and youngest is almost three. Married to her lifelong sweetheart. Jenna and Justin both work full time and enjoy their career and family life. Traveling, swimming, reading, knitting, and running are some of Jenna’s passions. Jenna has an interest in sharing about mental health and postpartum depression.
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Tips and Tricks for Job Hunting

Being a mom is a tough job. Adding on working outside of the home can be even harder. A few years ago, I made a career change and am so happy I...

“I Can’t Do It All!” How Outsourcing in my Home Changed Everything

I love my kids, enjoy my workouts, get energy from my job, and really love to travel. But doing all these things {and well!} while also running a household is difficult. I have come...

Working Mom Guilt in the Modern Kindergarten World  

I was there for kindergarten roundup, parent meetings, bought all the supplies on the "needed" and "nice to have" lists, attended the open house, and meet the teacher. I was ready to have my...

Sloan Museum: An Afternoon in the Wild

As the weather gets colder and wetter, and the days shorter, it is nice to find some family fun inside that allows the kids to get some energy out. Recently, on a chilly Sunday...

Insider Tips for Appreciating the No-Frills Savings at Aldi

In a family with two growing kids, it feels like we are always at the grocery store. We have stumbled upon a "new to us" grocery store that is budget-friendly and also has everything...

Morning Routine: Four Tips to Set Your Family Up For Success

A morning routine: do you have one? Mornings can be tough. Mornings are not my friends. But with two working parents and two toddlers, we have learned how to make mornings work for us. There...

25 Must-Haves At the Dollar Store For Budget-Friendly Summer Fun

After a long winter in the house, I am excited to get outside with my kids to explore and play. My mom-brain is already working and planning out these few precious months of sunshine...

Lessons Learned From Trying A Meal Delivery Service

Every night it happens... work, school pick up, feed the dog and then bam... DINNER time. Again? Seriously these people must eat several times a day and it never stops. Yes, I know it's...

Tips for Visiting Longway Planetarium With Kids

On a wet and rainy Saturday, my family of four checked out this local gem right in Flint in Mid Michigan, Longway Planetarium. From our trip there we have a few quick tips and takeaways to make your trip a success!