Posts with tag: "365 Day Challenge"


Hi!  I'm Jen.  Teacher to teen girls.  Dorm mom to teen girls.  Photographer to teen girls.  And Mom to my own teen girl.

My mission is to help moms everywhere learn how to connect with and empower their own teen daughters.

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Why This Crazy Idea Might Be My Best Ever!
Why This Crazy Idea Might Be My Best Ever!

 Have you ever gotten an idea so crazy that you know you need to tell someone about it before you chicken out?  Yeah, that's what I'm doing here today.  Telling you so that I don't chicken out.But I'm also telling you about this idea because as a mom, you MIGHT want to join me in it.  Wait… what?  Crazy idea and I want you to join me?  Heck, yes!  Crazy ideas become fun journeys when done with friends. So here's the story.The other day I was sitting in bed after another wonderful day of vacationing with my family.  I was reading one of my photography magazines, business book open beside it, pouring over my planner, trying to glean new ideas about my business from all of these sources.  Our bed looked like a library cubby desk!  But there I was, surrounded by all of these resources, and then I saw it.  It was a photo in the magazine.  But it wasn't the photo that got me, it was the caption.  The caption described the photographer as a mom who had rediscovered the joy of photography by documenting her family in a 365 day portrait project. THREE HUNDRED AND SIXTY FIVE DAYS OF FAMILY PHOTOS.Yes.Usually, I would read something like that, roll my eyes, and think, "That's insane!"  In fact, I bet that's exactly what you just did there, too.  Perhaps.  But this time, something ...