About the keeper of the Cottage

Meet Jen.

Jen likes long, quiet walks through TJ Maxx or Marshalls.

Jen dreams of uncluttered closets and kid rooms.

Jen finds contentment in long, quiet Netflix marathons.

Jen has 4 children who haven’t adopted her love for quiet and uncluttered.

Jen loves a hard working soldier boy.

Jen lives in a new yellow cottage in an uppity neighborhood.

Jen’s best friend and worst enemy is her limited budget.

Jen wants you to follow along on her journey through decorating, parenting, marriage-ing, and living life all from her little vantage point.

Jen knows that life isn’t all fairy tales and roses.

Jen understands daily struggles with hard to parent kids and wants you to know that you are not alone.

Jen would love for you to laugh, cry and say “Preach!” as you read along on her not so epic adventures.