Jessica Butler

Jessica Butler

Jessica Butler is the creator of "Raise Magazine," stepmother of two, and adoptive mother of one. Prior to "Raise," she was a writer on USA’s "In Plain Sight" and TNT’s "The Last Ship." She and her husband, writer/producer Warren Bell, co-created the Nick at Nite series "Instant Mom," based on her life as a stepmother. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and five-year-old son, Levon.

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When Your Child’s Birth Parent Is An Addict
“We want to be honest with him and we're not sure how. Both of his…
What My Five-Year-Old Understands About His Adoption, Raise Magazine
What My 5-Year-Old Understands About His Adoption
Parents frequently ask me if Levon knows that he is adopted. Yes, he does, but…
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Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from this week featuring stories of step parenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy,…
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2019 Gift Guide: For Your Much Older Husband, Raise Magazine
2019 Gift Guide: For Your Much Older Husband
Ideas for your husband who loves to cook and has more bottles of hot sauce…
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Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from this week featuring stories of step parenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy,…
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2019 Gift Guide: For Your Five-Year-Old Rock Star, Raise Magazine
2019 Gift Guide: For Your Five-Year-Old Rock Star
Ideas for your Jack White wannabe who loves to rock, and loves rocks.
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Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from this week featuring stories of step parenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy,…
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2019 Gift Guide: For Your 20-Something Stepson, Raise Magazine.com
2019 Gift Guide: For Your 20-Something Stepson
Ideas for your city-dwelling stepson who plays lead guitar in a yacht rock band and…
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2019 Gift Guide: For Your College-Aged Stepson, Raise Magazine
2019 Gift Guide: For Your College-Aged Stepson
Ideas for your tech-loving, wise beyond his years stepson who goes to school in your…
Winter Tonic, Raise Magazine
Winter Tonic
The perfect cocktail for Thanksgiving morning. Because if I'm cooking, I'm drinking, even if it's…