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Parenting with the Pros - ALL JOY AND NO FUN: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood

About this Event

Becoming a parent is an enormous transformation that impacts every aspect of parents’ lives – from marriages, jobs, habits and hobbies to their internal sense of self. At this Parenting with the Pros event, New York magazine contributing editor Jennifer Senior will discuss today's experience of parenthood and the effects of children on parents as presented in her new book "All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood." Jennifer’s book has been featured in a number of national media channels, including The New York Times Book ReviewTime MagazineParents Magazine and National Public Radio.

We hope you will join us and learn why this book is getting so much positive press! Autographed copies of Jennifer Senior's book will be available for purchase at the event.

There is no charge to attend, and a box lunch will be provided.

Space is limited. 

Hosted by:

Kezia’s Kids Board:
Kathryn Principe – President
Catherine McCoin – President Elect
Julie Axelrad - Secretary
Hope Young – Immediate Past President

Susan Barnes
Ellen Bass
Allison Brooks
Lea Cherek
Catherine Codispoti
Sarah Ferguson
Ryann Jarrard
Janice Johnson
Amy Johnson
Christi Parker
Jennifer Waldner
Sannam Warrender

About Parenting with the Pros

Parenting with the Pros provides parents with a unique opportunity to hear directly from DePelchin and community experts on issues relating to caring for kids. This series, sponsored by the Kezia's Kids women's group, is intended to equip participants with the tools they need to be a better parent – and learn more about the services available at DePelchin to help all children.

Speaker: Jennifer Senior, New York Magazine contributing editor
Speaker Jennifer Senior, New York Magazine contributing editor
Jennifer Senior is a contributing editor at New York magazine, where she writes profiles and cover stories about politics and social science. She has been a frequent guest on NPR and numerous television programs, including Charlie Rose, The Chris Matthews Show, Hardball, Morning Joe, Washington Journal with Brian Lamb, CNN/American ...

Jennifer Senior is a contributing editor at New York magazine, where she writes profiles and cover stories about politics and social science. She has been a frequent guest on NPR and numerous television programs, including Charlie Rose, The Chris Matthews Show, Hardball, Morning Joe, Washington Journal with Brian Lamb, CNN/American Morning, and NBC/Today. She is a regular contributor to The New York Times Book Review. She lives in New York with her husband and young son.

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When?

Thu, Feb. 20, 2014
noon - 1:30 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

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Where?

Hope and Healing Center
717 Sage Road
Houston, Texas 77056