Jennifer Wheeler Wood
Jennifer Wheeler Wood is a Plainfield mom of seven and a frequent contributor.
Chicago mom of seven graduates from law school
May 15, 2013
Jennifer Wheeler Wood hopes her degree will give her the tools to help families with special needs children.
My son is smarter than me, and that's a good thing
January 18, 2013
Jennifer Wheeler Wood is being schooled by her son but that's just fine with her.
Saying goodbye to the family dog
October 9, 2012
Reflecting on Bella's life before illness, and her permanent mark on the family's lives.
Special needs stepdad
July 9, 2012
The first time I knew my husband was going to be more than just your average stepdad to my three special needs children was three years ago when my oldest son lost his "transition item"-a small, rubber toy bat from Halloween many months before. He carried that bat everywhere-he ate with it, slept with it and just didn’t feel right if he didn’t have it.
My Life | Family, special needs and love
July 12, 2010 - Comments (3)
People call us the “Brady Bunch, plus one,” but we have one thing the Bradys never had — kids with special needs.
Three on the spectrum
September 1, 2009
My phone exploded when Jenny McCarthy appeared on Oprah. "Jenny's got a kid with autism, too. Do you know her?"