Laura Petherbridge

March 1, 2018

Stepfamilies: When the Parent Doesn’t Parent (Part 1)

“I’m about to lose my mind,” stepmom Sandi roared. “I love my husband, but he is driving me crazy and so are his kids. No matter […]
February 5, 2018

Stepfamilies: The Top 12 Financial Issues

Money can be a bitter battle before, during or after a divorce. And paying alimoney or child support to the other home is often a VERY […]
January 8, 2018

When “I Do” Becomes “I Don’t”

Did you know that January is the most popular month for people to get divorced? Here’s a link that helps to explain why. Many people […]
January 6, 2018

Sister Stepmom: When You Feel Like an Outsider

Laura, I feel like I’m standing outside of my house, holding my child’s hand, looking in the window. My child and I are on the exterior […]
December 19, 2017

Stepfamily Christmas: When Jesus Presents a Problem

What’s a stepfamily to do when one home follows the teachings of Christ, and the other home does not? Or to make it more complicated what […]