Jennifer Muscato

20 POSTS 0 COMMENTS
Jennifer is a producer, wife and mom of 2 boys. She relocated to the DC area, from Los Angeles, in April 2018 to be closer to family on the east coast. Between working full-time and being a mom, she doesn't have a ton of extra time, but she loves to write, watch shows and have a drink(s) with friends. She is also a true crime addict and listens to podcasts constantly!

Becoming a Stepparent

0
Becoming a stepparent. For some, it may be the last thing in the world they thought would ever happen. At least, that's the case for my best friend Michelle. She fell in love with, and...

Pregnant or Breastfeeding and the Olympics

0
When I was pregnant, I could barely walk from my car into my work building without taking a break. And I counted that as my exercise for the day. But when it comes to Lindsay...

Should I Freeze My Eggs?

0
Should I freeze my eggs? It's a question I remember asking myself in my early thirties after a chat with my then boss. She was older than I was and we were talking about trying...

What does “snapback” mean?

0
The "snapback." We need to talk about it. Especially now since the topic's been in entertainment news lately. What does "snapback" mean? Maybe you've heard of it. Maybe you haven't. But it's the idea that after...

Maternity Leave: Still Not Enough

0
I have been wanting to write about the lack of proper maternity leave in this country for a while now, and, interestingly, it was a series of tweets from new mom Katy Perry that...

Our World is Changing and It’s Time to Listen

1
Our world is changing. It's a good thing. It's a long, overdue thing. The death of George Floyd has led to protests, name and policy changes, and a general awakening. The year 2020 will go...

Movies to Watch to Take Your Mind Off the News

0
The news is tough to watch, especially these days. It's important to be informed, but at a certain point, it all becomes too much. To escape, I am a fan of movies—always have been....

National Foster Care Month: A Foster Father’s Story

0
May is National Foster Care Month. Now, with what's going on in the world currently, nothing is untouched from the Coronavirus pandemic ... and that includes the foster care system. Families in the system...

What You DON’T Need for Baby

1
I recently had my second child. I live in a 4 bedroom house, so it's not small, but let me just tell you - it feels that way with the amount of toys, dirty...

How Do I Get My Kid To Eat Vegetables?

0
Before my son turned into a full-fledged toddler, he ate vegetables no problem. How I remember the days of steaming cauliflower and broccoli! Unfortunately, those days are gone and now if I even try...

Breastfeeding Was Temporarily Banned?! (in NZ)

1
I'm a news producer, so I see headlines and read articles from around the world all the time. It's a large part of my job. Being that I've been doing this for many years,...

Why I’m Eating What I Want During My Pregnancy

0
Gaining weight during pregnancy. It's inevitable although some, obviously, gain more than others. I am on the "more" side. It may be because I'm simply just programmed to have big babies (my son was 9lbs...

“Your son looks exactly like your husband!”

0
Recently, I read an article and the female writer was asking people to stop saying her child looked nothing like her. The headline of the article grabbed my immediate attention because people have said...

Throwing A Baby Shower? 5 Tips You Need to Know!

0
Throwing a baby shower for someone can be a source of stress. But, if you want to be a good friend or relative, you have to do it, right? You've probably had a shower...