Greetings! My name is Jenny Ingram. I’ve lived here almost 10 years, have been married for 14 years, and have 3 kids… just taking life one day at time. Of course, there is always more to a story than meets the eye. Most of my story is “punctuated” by my children. I credit them for not only my frequent occasional battles with insanity, but for the rebirth of my passion for writing. Look, this is our most recent family picture. Like I said, insanity:
Seriously. This was our Christmas card.
My muse is my role as “mom”, but like a tree — there are branches. I started writing at Jenny on the Spot (my personal blog) 5 years ago as an outlet for creativity and sanity. It started as a “mommy” blog but has shifted to include other parts of who I am as well. It is there I “get my silly on”. In December I joined Type-A Mom as their Just for Moms editor. I absolutely love being connected with other moms… sharing, encouraging, crying out for help… And now this! I get to combine my “mom-side” with my community! So awesome!
So, for my first post here, I would like to take a moment to
introduce myself to you. If you are choosing to use a portion of
your time to read these words, the least I can to is let you know
what you are wasting spending time on… I
figure the best way to get to know me is through the eyes of my
children. They are honest little creatures! I recently asked them a
few questions about me. Their answers are in order of my children’s
age: Joel (9), Olivia (6) and Lucy (4):