June 11, 2018

Stepfamilies and Father’s Day

My husband never even gets a call or a card from his kids on Father’s Day,” the stepmom shared. “He tries to pretend it doesn’t matter, […]
June 4, 2018

I am NOT a Warrior (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this blog I shared why I have chosen to relinquish the exhausting and tedious work of trying to be a warrior. It’s […]
May 22, 2018

Stepmoms Without Biological Children

“My house is full of people, and I’m lonelier than I’ve ever been in my life,” stepmom Amelia shared. “I thought marrying a man with kids […]
May 7, 2018

A Mother’s Day Survival Guide for Stepmoms

“Laura, I’m a stepmom who doesn’t have biological children. Mother’s Day is extremely hard for me. Would it be okay if I just stay home, eat […]
March 5, 2018

Stepfamilies: When the Parent Doesn’t Parent (Part 2)

WOW!! Part one of this topic sure got the fur flying, and inflamed some stepmoms. So before reading Part 2, let me set the stage for […]