Jen Persichetti

Jen Persichetti
Jen Persichetti holds a Bachelors degree in Journalism and is a full time writer. She is currently working with a publisher on her first book which is a personal project she holds very close to her heart. She is also an active member of the International Association of Professional Writers and Editors (IAPWE) Jen resides in Westchester, NY with her 3 young children.
Paying for ice cream.

Summer Is Expensive

It’s summertime, and the living is…expensive! That’s right; even though summer is supposed to be carefree and simple, it sure can rack up your credit card bill. The laziest yet most enjoyable season (in my...
A mom holding her baby.

Ditching the Mommy Guilt

Mommy guilt is a very real thing. It begins as soon as we welcome our little angels into the world. Unfortunately, it tends to lay dormant and rear its ugly head at the worst...
Kids riding their scooters outside during the spring.

Spring Fever: Staying the Course

It’s officially spring. The birds are chirping, the grass is green, and cute little animals are digging through our fresh new gardens. There is that carefree vibe in the air, and everyone is looking...
A mom holding up her daughter.

The Idea of Happily Ever After

What happens when there’s not a happily ever after? We teach our children to be their own light in a negative and sometimes dark world. This is especially true for mothers and daughters. Our daughters...
A young girl putting clothes in a washing machine.

Rules and Rewards

It’s a tough job, but someone’s got to do it. From cooking and cleaning to carpools and play dates, we moms make everything look easy and effortless. The truth is that most of us...
A mom and her baby yawning.

The Exhausted New Mom

They say motherhood is the hardest job you’ll ever do. Our life instantly changes from the very first moment we bring our children into the world. We are the apple of our little ones’...
Self love

The Gift of Self Love

With Christmas just around the corner, the anticipation is at an all-time high. It always amazes me how much time is spent preparing for one day out of the 365. Cooking, wrapping, shopping, baking,...
A woman trying to decorate for the holidays.

Holiday Frenzy

As the last leaves fall from the trees and the days turn colder, we are reminded that winter is just around the corner. It’s not only a season but a reminder that the holidays...
A moody teacher.

Moodiness and Growth Spurts

Moodiness. Ask any mom if they’ve ever experienced this with their kids, and you’ll likely receive a yes (with an eye roll to match). For those of us (including myself) who thought we had...
A mom getting her kids ready for school.

Back to Stress

The end of summer is bittersweet. Long, hot days spent building sand castles with our kids and daily trips to Starbucks for Pink Dragon Fruit Refreshers are sadly over. As the beaches and pools...