"Mommy," they ask...
"Does smoke turn into air?"
"But WHERE in your ear is the smallest bone in your body?"
"How do boats float?"
"Why is 'does' pronounced 'duz' and 'goes' pronounced 'goze'?"
"Why is the 'k' silent in 'know'?"
"Why can't I marry Daddy?"
"How come the numbers never end?"
Jennifer is a thirtysomething mother of four little girls, Mary (6), Kate (4), and twins Elizabeth and Frances. She lives with her husband and daughters in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.