Jen Papin

“Not a destination” is not the kind of mindset Alton needs. more

Jun 5, 2014 12:00 AM Commentary 4 Comments

Half a Bubble - April 12, 2014

It's OK to stick up for what's right. more

Apr 14, 2014 6:00 AM Half A Bubble 3 Comments

Half a Bubble - March 29, 2014

Unintentional humiliation is one of parenthood's great joys. more

Mar 31, 2014 7:00 AM Half A Bubble

Half A Bubble - March 8, 2014

Cancer patients are fighting the Great War of our time. more

Mar 8, 2014 7:00 AM Half A Bubble 1 Comments

Half A Bubble - February 22, 2014

Your wedding is NOT the most important day of your life, and it is not singularly “your” day. more

Feb 22, 2014 4:00 PM Half A Bubble

Half A Bubble - February 1, 2014

The sniffles and sneezes have hit our house this winter. Because I never have any cold medication on hand, I wandered into the drugstore and started looking for the best one. Instead, I found out that people are complete morons. more

Jan 31, 2014 10:24 PM Half A Bubble 2 Comments

Half A Bubble - January 22, 2014

I don’t like birthdays. And one approaches. My friends and family know this and do a fair amount of torturing me about it. more

Jan 20, 2014 9:41 AM Half A Bubble

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