Raise The Conversation
Our favorite links from around the web featuring stories of stepparenting, adoption, foster care, surrogacy, and non-traditional families.
I’m Parenting Through Coronavirus Lockdown in Italy And This Is What It’s Really Like.
Can I take my kid to the playground or on the subway? The NYT asked experts 10 Questions Parents May Have About Coronavirus.
On parenting preemies: Gratitude, fear and a lingering sense that nothing is in your control.
Explaining Nonbinary: How to Talk to Kids About Gender.
After Losing Her Dad to Cancer, Woman Becomes Surrogate for Cancer Survivor.
Jessica Butler is the co-founder 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.