Jennifer Howze

Jennifer Howze is the co-founder of BritMums. She blogs about travel, family and London life at Jenography.net. Previously, she wrote the Alpha Mummy blog at The Times and as a journalist has contributed to The Times, The Guardian, The Independent, The Wall Street Journal, Travel & Leisure, Budget Travel, CNN.com, Allure, SELF and Premiere, among others. She won The Maggie Award from the Planned Parenthood Federation of America for a health article in Seventeen magazine.

Author contributions

#ONEMums: Being ill – two different versions

ONE Mum blogger Jennifer Howze is traveling in Ethiopia with ONE this October. This piece, originally published on Brit Mums Blog, is part of our ongoing coverage of the trip. Photo: Michelle and I getting ready for a day of site visits. It’s been about two weeks since Michelle Pannell and I returned from Ethiopia…...

#ONEMums: What an Ethiopian fair trade factory looks like

ONE Mum blogger Jennifer Howze traveled to Ethiopia with ONE this October. This piece, originally published on Brit Mums Blog, is part of our ongoing coverage of the trip. On Saturday we visited another scarf factory back in Addis Ababa. It might seem strange that we’ve visited 2 different scarf factories on our trip here&h......
#ONEMums: Farming and cooking in Ethiopia

#ONEMums: Farming and cooking in Ethiopia

ONE Mum blogger Jennifer Howze traveled to Ethiopia with ONE this October. This piece, originally published on Brit Mums Blog, is part of our ongoing coverage of the trip. When I walked into the woman’s house, made of branches, mud and straw, I was surprised to look to my right just inside the door and…...
#ONEMums: A moving visit to schools in Ethiopia

#ONEMums: A moving visit to schools in Ethiopia

ONE Mum blogger Jennifer Howze is traveling in Ethiopia with ONE this October. This piece, originally published on Brit Mums Blog, is part of our ongoing coverage of the trip. One of the buildings at the secondary school On Tuesday we drove outside of Addis Ababa through “challenging” traffic – we were constantly being ......
Ending prostitution, one scarf at a time

Ending prostitution, one scarf at a time

ONE Mum blogger Jennifer Howze is traveling in Ethiopia with ONE this October. This piece, originally published on Brit Mums Blog, is part of our ongoing coverage of the trip. Sheba, 23, has a youthful round face and beautiful black hair pulled back into a curly ponytail. Her toenails are painted shiny silver. Sheba had&helli......
Why you’ll find BritMums in Ethiopia this October

Why you’ll find BritMums in Ethiopia this October

ONE Mom Blogger Jennifer Howze is traveling to Ethiopia with ONE in October. This blog post is part of our coverage in the lead up to the trip. This was originally published on BritMums’ website. Ethiopia as it appears on Google maps. Do you recognize the cities? As a parent, sometimes I find it difficult…...