A Sparkling Vintage Life

Episode 40: A Night at the Opera

Jennifer discusses her latest novel, LOVE’S GRAND SWEET SONG, set in the world of grand opera in Chicago during World War I.  SCROLL DOWN TO READ A TRANSCRIPT Links: Love’s Grand Sweet Song e-book Love’s Grand Sweet Song softcover Love’s...

6 Reasons I Love My Fine China

Jennifer talks about a range of tantalizing topics, from fine china to bridal registries to teen magazines of yore. If you prefer to read rather than listen, scroll down for a transcript. A couple of listeners have asked what my china pattern is. It’s Noritake...

Cruising, Vintage Style

Jennifer takes a look back at the golden age of cruising in the 1920s, when those with the means to do so escaped winter in warm and sunny ports of call. LINKS: Lumberjacks and Ladies, now available for pre-order. TRANSCRIPT: In writing and publishing news, I have a...

Episode 32: Random Thoughts on Ripped Jeans

  Are ripped jeans just a trendy fashion statement, or a powerful commentary on our values? Join Jennifer as she tears into her least-favorite fashion trend. SHOW NOTES: The Rose Keeper will be published on March 15! There’s a special pre-order promotion...