ABOUT

Jessica McFadden, writer of popular local blog A Parent in Silver Spring, brings parents everywhere a lifestyle blog full of style, shopping and humor: A Parent in America.

Jessica McFadden is a mother of three children who loves providing fellow women and parents with useful information and entertainment. Her life’s passions are her family, and her favorite activities are writing, travel, entertaining, accessible fashion, affordable beauty and home design. Jessica embraces blogging because it allows her to combine those loves in an innovative way.

Jessica’s content on A Parent in America motivates her reader try something new, and find greater joy in their own families. Her pieces on A Parent in Silver Spring are focused on resources, events and activities in the Washington, DC metro area.

A member of the mom blogging world since January 2008, Jessica and her blogs have been featured in Forbes, The Washington Post, CNN, The Washington Post Express, Maryland Life, and other publications. In addition to mothering and publishing her websites, Jessica works as a writer of informative and humorous parenting articles.

Jessica describes herself as a carpooling, bass-booming Washington, D.C. area wife and mom to three energetic children: Charlie (age 11), Eve (age 9) and Alice (age 4). Her husband Chris is an IT professional, involved dad and supportive of her online career.

A California native who moved to DC to work on Capitol Hill for a U.S. Senator, she moved on to working in public relations for corporate and public affairs clients. After the birth of her first child in 2003 she transitioned to working from home as family life allowed.

Jessica loves libraries, live music, early American literature, period dramas, loud dinner parties, Hitchcock’s films, Smithsonian Institutions, wooded trails, beach vacations, overpriced jeans, flea markets, Real Simple, ELLE Decor, board games and Sauvignon Blanc.

E-mail me with your suggestions for the site any old time. Don’t worry, I have no idea how to spam you.

 

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