Jen is patient, loving and creative. When I saw her smile, I fell in love and by our third date, I knew she was the one. She is the kind of person that lights up a room with her contagious smile and spunk. She is genuine, supportive and compassionate but the quality that I admire most about Jen is her devotion to family. She puts everyone she knows ahead of herself and is always ready to host family gatherings and make beautiful decorations and favors for all of the children in her life. Jen loves to cook, craft and garden and is learning to knit in her spare time! Jen is the third of four kids, she has an older sister and two brothers. Jen’s family has Irish, Scottish and Russian roots. She is loved and valued by the family-owned company where she has worked for 16 years. Jen was meant to be a mom. She is a natural story teller and has a great sense of humor. She has so much love to give that it amazes me sometimes. I can't wait to see the overwhelming happiness she will feel when a baby joins our family.
Written by Marty
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After high school Marty joined the Marines, completing a tour of duty in the Far East. He then followed his dad (and grandfather) into a secure career with a major utility company. He's honest, intelligent, thoughtful and loves to make people laugh. Our home is filled with laughter every single day thanks to Marty. He is always the life of the party, and he’s going to be an incredible dad. Kids are crazy about him! But don’t let his goofiness fool you – Marty is calm under pressure, strong and always has your back. His strong values and integrity make it so easy to love him and I've honestly never known a better man. He always pitches in to get a job done and he never forgets a special day. Marty loves sports, cooking and he will even help with the dishes! He loves to play games too. I know he will be a remarkable father and role model to our child. Marty grew up as the protective and loving big brother of his baby sister and he and his cousins were so close they were like brothers. Marty’s family has Irish, Italian and German roots. I am forever grateful I found him. He is truly my best friend and I feel lucky to be his wife.
Written by Jen