Birth to Five

Parent educator Brenda Nixon gives new parents some practical tips for understanding their child – from newborn to preschool age.

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Meet Series Guests

Brenda Nixon

An entertaining communicator on child development and family issues, Brenda Nixon, M.A., is a conference speaker, adjunct university instructor, and author of the award-winning The Birth to Five Book.

As a writer, Brenda has contributed to 31 books, including six in the New York Times best-selling CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL series, and her parenting articles are featured in print and online magazines. Her new WIP is a non-fiction book about ex-Amish, based on her experiences "adopting" an Amish runaway and as the mother-in-law to a former-Amish. During the holidays, her home is usually filled with ex-Amish, which always provides lots of laughs, games, and memories.

Brenda offers two blogs; one on parenting and her newest as a "mom to the ex-Amish"