Award-winning author and speaker Brenda Nixon has written or contributed to 32 titles, including The Birth to Five Book and several in the NY Times Best-Selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
A former preschool teacher, certified parent educator, television and radio host, and adjunct university instructor in Parenting, Brenda is a tapped resource by media outlets including Parenting, USAToday Weekend, WebMD, Good Housekeeping, Mothering magazine, and syndicated radio shows. Parents rave, “I love how positive she is” and program planners say, "She engages, educates, and encourages!"
The Birth to Five Book gives help on early childhood issues including:
- Finding Quality Childcare
- Separation Anxiety
- Toilet Teaching
- Kindergarten Readiness Skills
More than 100 publications have published her articles including:
- Mothering magazine
- Dallas Child
- Chinese Women Today
- Adoptive Families
- Christian Home & School
As a "mom to the ex-Amish" Brenda blogs about her personal experiences assisting those who leave the Amish - including informally adopting one as her son - and her vertical learning curve about this cloistered culture.
Married and mom to three adult children, Brenda lives, writes, and travels to speak from Ohio.