Blogger, speaker, and author of High Achiever
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About Tiffany Jenkins
Tiffany Jenkins is a recovering addict and the creator of Juggling the Jenkins, a popular blog with a huge social media following. On her blog, Jenkins writes honestly about motherhood, her experience with opioid addiction, recovery, marriage, and life. She is currently on a 40-city national speaking tour where she speaks about addiction, recovery, and her struggles with depression and anxiety. She has spoken in jails, at high schools, recovery events, and more, and her YouTube channel and Facebook page have almost four million followers combined. Jenkins uses her platform to help and inspire others who are struggling with motherhood, mental health, addiction, and those who just need a good laugh.
In her new memoir, High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict’s Double Life, Jenkins provides an up-close portrait of the mind of an addict and the devastating effects of narcotics. The book takes readers inside the distress of addiction by detailing her life as an active opioid addict, her time spent in jail, and her eventual recovery and subsequent journey into motherhood. By combining captivating honesty with her signature humor, Jenkins puts a human face on the opioid crisis.
In addition to running her blog and speaking about her experience with addiction, Jenkins co-hosts Take It or Leave It, a parenting podcast that tackles marriage, motherhood, and everything in between. She is a writer, with articles featured on BLUNTmoms.com, The Mighty, and Thought Catalog, and her blog and Facebook page have been covered on several news outlets and television programs. Jenkins has appeared on The TODAY Show, The Doctors, and other talk shows. She lives with her husband and three children in Sarasota, Florida.
High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life
Beloved for her complete authenticity, raw honesty, and lovable humor, Tiffany Jenkins is the human voice of the opioid epidemic. This is her gripping true story, from her life as an addict—which led to 20 felony charges and six months in a Florida prison—to her path to sobriety and a new life as a wife, mother, and inspiration to millions. In this talk, she provides an up-close portrait of the mind of an addict unraveled by narcotics to help and inspire audiences across the nation who are struggling with mental illness, modern parenthood, addiction, and more.
Juggling the Jenkins
Best known for her funny viral videos under the handle "Juggling the Jenkins", Tiffany Jenkins is incredibly passionate about bringing awareness to mental illness, and has been featured as an mental health advocate on national television shows like The Today Show and The Doctors. Jenkins shares her story across the country in her candid, open and honest talks about depression, anxiety, and overcoming adversity.
Praise for Tiffany Jenkins
Praise for High Achiever
A great read for fans of Orange is the New Black, this national bestseller provides a shocking and propulsive look into the life of an addict. Tiffany Jenkins never had a good track record with local law enforcement. Addicted to opiates, her list of criminal offenses was over 20 long when she was finally incarcerated. In High Achiever, Jenkins recounts the 120 days she spent in a Florida jail, surrounded by officers who hated her for the way she treated her boyfriend: the Deputy Sheriff in town. Jenkins breaks down the stigma around drug addiction and recovery in her first book, giving readers a story that is both joyous and heartbreaking.— BookBub.com, “10 Debut Summer Books by Women Everyone Should Read”
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“Raw, brutal and shocking. Move over, Orange Is the New Black. There’s a new b***h in town.” —Amy Dresner, author of My Fair Junkie