In the Middle of Nature
Jill Vanderwood at jillvanderwood.com
When my husband was away with the Navy Reserves, my sister-in-law Jean and I decided to take our kids camping without the help of our husbands. Together we had eight kids between the ages of 1 and 12–four each. We would have so much fun! After all, how hard could it be?(more…)
A collection of resources you may find helpful. Some links are drug free ways to live life, others are help if you or a loved one are struggling with addiction.(more…)
The content of this article could be disturbing for younger viewers. Reader discretion is advised.
You might not be named Susan, but you know I’m talking to you!
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Experience the Real Santa Story of Santa No:33!
Jill’s husband, Bill, is a professional Santa Claus!UtahSantaVisit.com(more…)
Off Target Book Author Tackles Issue of Gun Safety in Realistic Fiction for Fifth Grade Through Junior High Students, Teachers and Parents
What should a teenager do if a friend shows them a loaded gun? What would they do if they knew someone planned to take a gun to school? Jill Ammon Vanderwood writes about gun safety and the dangers of kids playing with an unsecured loaded gun and lets the reader decide the outcome.(more…)
It’s not always obvious what to do with certain items when you’re done with them. For example, what do you do with medications, light bulbs, and batteries? Here are a few tips on how to be green when disposing of various hazardous items.(more…)
Just a few of many people who were bullied as children but rose to be something great!(more…)
What experiences have you had while reading your books to kids?
Jill Vanderwood talks about her first ever live school reading and autograph session.(more…)