About Jenn

I am Jenn Quillen, also known as “The Rebel Chick.” You can call me Jenn – not Jenny. I hate being called Jenny.

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People are always asking me why my blog is called The Rebel Chick. I call myself the Rebel Chick because as long as I can remember, I’ve been told that I am rebellious. I march to the beat of my own drummer…it’s usually a crappy imitation of Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee.

All you really need to know about me:

I love to travel. I love to eat. I love animals. I also love punk rock, Impressionism and Stephen King. I hate cooking but love baking.

Okay, fine, there are some other things….

I’m a wife of twelve years, and while I only knew my husband, Chris for 7 months before we were married, somehow that crazy opposites attract rule holds true for us!

A former Marine, Chris still works for the military, has a love of fast cars and even faster motorcycles, and is a total techie. He has worked in the IT industry since leaving the Marines in 2003, and his love of technology has rubbed off on me! While I never acquired the taste for video games, I love checking out new tech products!

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We only have one child, and she’s growing up quicker than I ever imagined was possible! Angeline is 16 and in a veterinary program at our local high school. She’s my pride and joy – and my biggest source of aggravation, as teenage girls usually are!

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Angeline travels with me often, and isn’t afraid to travel by herself as well! She took her first flight without me at age 2 to visit her dad in Basic Training, and has been flying unaccompanied minor since she was eight!

My blog is much like my home: full of good food, fluffy pets and overuse of the words “dude” and “awesome.” Chris and I both grew up in home with plenty of pets (I even lived on a farm at one point!) and we love animals. Right now we’re at three dogs, three cats and one snake. Well…that’s when we don’t have foster kittens from the Humane Society!

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I left the Corporate world to be more present for Angeline and kind of fell into blogging by accident. I think it was the best thing that ever happened to me professionally! I love sharing new products with my readers, interacting with my social media friends through Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram, and I love helping increase awareness about brands that I love!

Interested in working with me on The Rebel Chick? Check out my Press page or Contact Me Here.