Aging

A Mom Misses Her Stirrup Pants

I was shopping in a Theory store the other day.  Sitting in the dressing room I watched a young girl buy her New York City wardrobe.  She was interning there this summer. I told her I too interned in New … Continue reading

A Mom Stops Judging Naked Spa Lady

I am making this the year of focusing on the benefits on being in my forties. (See: A Mom Comes To Terms With Her Aging)  In my youth, herein referred to as B.40 Jen, (not to be confused with UB40 … Continue reading

Mom Has Too Much Health and Beauty Info

I’ve confessed already that I have stayed up many nights, and have fallen prey to many infomercials. My problem is that there are all these products out there with amazing claims on how they could change my life, and I … Continue reading

A Mom Comes To Terms With Her Aging

My kids are back at school.  I love winter break.  I actually woke up screaming last night.  All I said was, “I have to make lunch”, and then I fell right back asleep.  I get those Sunday night blues like … Continue reading

Being 40 Cliches

I am a movie person and am very excited for This is 40 to come out.  It is a follow up to Judd Apatow’s Knocked Up and focuses on the Leslie Mann/Paul Rudd relationship and her character turning forty.  Every … Continue reading