"If I was at a dinner party, and somebody was like, 'Oh, my God, you're expecting a baby,' I wouldn't be like, 'God, I can't talk about that. Get away from me, you psycho!'" she said. "But every instinct in my body wants to protect their privacy for the rest of their lives, as much as I can. I don't want anyone to feel welcome into their existence. And I feel like that just starts with not including them in this part of my work."
In fact, she's so intent on protecting her and her family's privacy that Jennifer recently gave her dog, Pippi, to her parents as the paparazzi in New York had come to expect her walks with the pooch in Central Park.