Articles by Jackie Gillard

Jackie Gillard

Jackie Gillard is a writer who has contributed to Today's Parent and As a recovering perfectionist, Jackie is still trying to accept that good enough is still good. Her mornings are fueled by coffee and the adrenaline rush of getting a time-illiterate child to school without receiving a late slip for her efforts. She prefers the term "cat enthusiast" over crazy cat lady when discussing her feelings towards her three cats, and you can read her thoughts on parenting, blended families, adoption, race and an array of other topics at