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Jennifer Mattern

Jennifer Mattern

About Me

Jenn is perhaps best known as the author of the popular parenting blog Breed ‘Em and Weep (2005-2012). She’s written for many magazines, newspapers and websites, including Brain, Child Magazine, Literary Mama, and The Boston Globe. Jenn’s essays about motherhood have been nominated for several Pushcart Prizes, and her stage plays have been published and performed nationwide. A graduate of Grinnell College and Sarah Lawrence College (and a native of Philadelphia), Jenn currently resides in rural western Massachusetts with her two outrageously lovely daughters, Sophie and Hattie.

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