Eden M. Kennedy

Eden M. Kennedy is the co-author (with Alice Bradley) of the book Let's Panic About Babies! (St. Martin's Press).

A former college-radio DJ, Mrs. Kennedy has driven cross-country six times in a 1973 Volkswagen Bug and enjoys standing on her head.

Currently she works a straight job and is just about finished writing her first novel.

Homemade Hot Pads

I think my brother Tim made those on some sort of 1960s Cub Scout hot-pad loom. The dirty white one in back my mom crocheted, I remember that. Those corn-cob holders are older than me.