Building Community with Geekettes

This post is a long time coming and somehow it seems fitting that it will kick off the new www.jennapederson.com. For the last six months, I have been co-leading the Twin Cities Geekettes organization. We strive to get and keep women involved in technology, design, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Over the last year, we have held monthly events that do just this. During and after each event, I am absolutely floored by the amazing support from the tech community
- Building Community with Geekettes
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Palometa the Foster Dog

This past week kicked off my adventures in dog fostering. Every spring I get the itch for another pup and this spring is no different. In order to “tide me over” a little while longer, I thought fostering would be a good opportunity to see what it would be like with two dogs in the house or to remember what a puppy is like. Lexi is going on 10 years and is definitely not showing signs of slowing
- Palometa the Foster Dog
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On Safari. A Photo Safari.

Headed out to Minneapolis, St. Anthony Main area, Sunday night to join some other photographers in a photo safari hosted by Midwest Photo Safari. The safari hosts, Don and Rebecca, were very helpful in teaching some of the basics of night photography. In addition, they presented some historical info about the area. Below are two of my favorite photos I took that night.
- On Safari. A Photo Safari.
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All Lit Up

Last night I had the opportunity to volunteer to collect money and food donations for the Emergency Foodshelf Network. Turns out, I got all lit up! We were walking in the Holidazzle Parade in Minneapolis, dressed as Casey Jones.
- All Lit Up
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