Jen Erickson

About me

Gender Female
Industry Education
Location Midwest
Introduction My most important job is being a Mom to four awesome kids. I have two high schoolers, a middle schooler and an elementary kidlet. I have worked at a Children's Museum, lived in England for two years, adopted a daughter from Siberia, have a psych degree, almost done with my education degree, substitute teach, want to learn how to play guitar and I believe wholeheartedly that St. Petersburg, Russia is the most beautiful city in the world.
Interests Reading, Photography, Music, Running, Travel, Chocolate, Chai Tea...not necessarily in that order, but all necessary for order. :)
Favorite Movies Schindler's List, 40 Year Old Virgin, Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Breakfast Club, Christmas Vacation, any of the Bourne Identity movies.
Favorite Music Classic Rock, Country, Rock, Contemporary Christian, Whatever else my teenagers download on their Ipod playlist!
Favorite Books I read anything and everything. "Carried Away: A Selection of Stories.." by Alice Munro, "Why Is My Mother Getting A Tatoo?: And Other Questions I Wish I Never Had To Ask." by Jancee Dunn, "In My Hands" by Irene Gut Opdyke, book series by Bodie & Brock Thoene and any book by Robert Fulghum and a classic I can read again and again "Where The Red Fern Grows" by Wilson Rawls.