Jennifer walked runways in Paris as a teen, lived in Prague for 4 years with her family, and loves to write. Click to read more…


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Recent Writing and Photography on The View through My Lens

Poppies and Peonies

To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. – Audrey Hepburn Every spring, the warming weather hooks me with its promises of color after the long Ohio winter. Every spring, I can’t help myself and plant a few more flowers. Last year, I planted poppies. A... read more

Gratitude and Happiness

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. – Marcel Proust A few weeks ago, I flew to see my closest friend in Boston. We had lived four years together in Prague; she with four young sons, the... read more

My Favorite Spot on the Charles Bridge, Prague

“There is something particularly fascinating about seeing places you know in a piece of art – be that in a film, or a photograph, or a painting.” ― Sara Sheridan I wanted to share a photograph for Light, an innovative new camera company, and their Vantage Point... read more

10 Favorite Quotes about Motherhood and Moms

“If you think my hands are full, you should see my heart.” – unknown I think the above quote is my new motto. It truly is the best statement for who I am and where I’m at in life. Yes, I do a lot of other things, but first I’m a mom... read more

Circling the Sun, Book Recommendation

A Woman Who Attempts the Impossible Years ago, I fell in love with a movie called Out of Africa. It starred Robert Redford and Meryl Streep and was about the relationship of safari hunter Denys Finch Hatton and author Karen Blixen, who wrote under the name Isak... read more

A Gardener’s Color Guide: 20 Favorite Garden Flowers

“My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece” – Claude Monet I love flowers. I always have, and probably always will. This year, I’m more excited than usual to get planting — I have a garden to plant, a blank slate. Before my family and I moved to... read more