CNN: Are you in need of a digital detox?


Washington Post: Join ‘A Parent in Silver Spring’ blogger Jessica McFadden for the Going Out Guide’s weekly chat.

Forbes Woman/ Listed as one of “the best message boards, blogs and networks for moms” and the only site featured in the Washington, D.C. area.

Montgomery County Media (local public television) profile of Jessica McFadden and her blog


On News4 Washington with Jim Handly & Wendy Rieger on free family weekend fun

Maryland Life magazine: It Takes a (Virtual) Village

Maryland Family: Quoted on being an anti-helicopter parent and parenting styles

Maryland Family: The best friend you’ve never met – blog featured in this great piece on mom blogs

Quoted on being a Western mother regarding the “Tiger Mother” Amy Chua controversy

Twitter Moms (now Social Moms) and choose Jessica McFadden as Momfinitions Winner

Featured in Post Now on Washington as a “fun blog”

Featured in the Washington Post Express “Blogs in the ‘Hood” with fancy photo shoot

Washington Post Express Night Out article: Chowdown Rundown: Silver Spring Restaurant Week

The Washington Times: “Getting through summer requires cooperation”

Voted Washington, DC’s Best Local Blog by in 2009 (the category for local winners was eliminated in 2010)



Must-See Maryland Websites

Montgomery County Public Schools Family Support Network Newsletter: “Don’t Let Another Week Go By Without Checking This Website!”

Famous DC: Jessica, We Can’t Quit You Either

Featured in The Cocktail Cafe: What’s a Mom to Do With Kids in the City?

Freelance Writing

TLC’s Parentables

Wheaton Patch Column: “Mom of a Million Mistakes”

Wheaton Patch: My “Bites Nearby” Local Restaurant Reviews

Wheaton Patch: My “Great Escape” Nearby Getaway Articles

Wheaton Patch: My “Frugal Family” Couponing and Moneysaving Articles


Mix 107.3 with Tommy McFly – Thursday nights Summer 2009 – Winter 2010 I was a featured guest with weekend picks for the Washingtonian area.