Jesse Jayne Rutherford

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Jesse Jayne Rutherford

I am a professional writer and the original Low-Class Yuppie! I'm a California native who studied Spanish and writing at the University of New Mexico, and now focus strictly on writing. My non-fiction includes <i>Speaking Up: How to Help the Children You Work with Who Live in Abusive Homes</i> (with Kathleen Nickerson and Johanna Kim), <i>Save the Date: A Curriculum for Teens on Developing Healthy Relationships</i> (for The Family Violence Project), and <i>The Modern Mom&rsquo;s Guide to Fatherhood: 10 Secrets Your Husband Won&rsquo;t Tell You</i> (Cumberland House, 2007, with Hogan Hilling). I also ghostwrite and compose PR for <b><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.ClickForLessons.com" target="_blank">ClickForLessons.com</a></b> and several professional musicians, including my husband! Please view my publications at www.jesserutherford.com.

Stories by Jesse Jayne Rutherford

Chilaquiles is a spicy Mexican chicken dish served with triangular pieces of fried tortillas that are softened in a cream-rich sauce. My mother-in-...
This one comes from my mom. The dough is homey, yeasty, and sweet. Using this recipe, you can make rolls, a loaf of bread, or any other shape your...
Most upscale cooking stores sell panini presses or other fancy grills specifically for making panini. But you don’t need to use these—...
This is my own recipe for chicken soup that I put together when my tropically-acclimated husband moved north of the border and caught every bug that...
By Jesse Jayne Rutherford with input from Lucy Rutherford Entertaining isn’t always an evening event. These fruit dips are perfect...
Perhaps you’ve already been to Mexico’s famed beaches in Cancún, Cozumel, and Oaxaca, which are among the most prized in the world...
Kathy Nickerson, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist with a private practice in Newport Beach, California specializing teen issues. I recently...
Fine fragrances are as complex as fine wines, but few perfume counters employ a sommelier to help with selections. So let’s start with the basics....
Every time I fill out a form about my educational background or turn in my resume, I cringe at the phrase: “some graduate work.” After...
A friend of mine who lives on a large Marine Corps base confirmed something that the news has reported: domestic violence is a serious and frequent...