Jen Hatmaker

Jen Hatmaker
Jen Hatmaker is the author of 12 books, including the New York Times best-selling Of Mess and Moxie: Wrangling Delight Out of This Wild and Glorious Life, For the Love: Fighting for Grace in a World of Impossible Standards, and 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess. Jen is also the creator and happy host of award-winning For the Love! With Jen Hatmaker podcast, delighted curator of the Jen Hatmaker Book Club and sought-after speaker who tours the country every year speaking to women. She and her husband, Brandon, founded the Legacy Collective and also starred in the popular series My Big Family Renovation and Your Big Family Renovation on HGTV. Jen is a mom to five and a zealous resident of Austin, Texas, where she and her family are helping keep Austin weird. For more information, please visit

wild dreams and the beauty of clunky beginnings

Wild Dreams and the Beauty of Clunky Beginnings

By Jen Hatmaker | April 21, 2020

If you are staring down a dream that requires fresh, brand-new knowledge you are not yet in possession of, take heart. The very best among us had to learn too.

More 1-on-1 with Andy Andrews

By Jen Hatmaker | November 10, 2009

Andy Andrews is The New York Times best-selling author of The Traveler's Gift: Seven Decisions that Determine Personal Success and most recently of Return to Sawyerton Springs. Hailed by The New York Times as a "modern-day Will Rogers," Andrews lost both his parents at age 19, became homeless for a time and has been on…