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Based in Michigan, Jeanne E. Tepper is a freelance writer specializing in financial services and parenting. Her work can be seen in The Detroit News MichMoms parenting blog where she covers diverse subjects including how to pay for college. Her blog, Brainmotes, chronicles Jeanne's adventures in motherhood, writing, gardening and sometimes men's fashion. Jeanne is an avid reader and writes short fiction in addition to blogging and articles.