November 12, 2018

When Mom Leaves: For Full Time Stepmoms

Recently, at a stepmom event I observed the large number of full time stepmoms. These are women who have their stepkids full time, and mom is […]
June 4, 2018

I am NOT a Warrior (Part 2)

In Part 1 of this blog  (link) I shared why I have chosen to relinquish the exhausting and tedious work of trying to be a warrior. […]
May 30, 2018

I Am NOT a Warrior (Part 1)

Not long ago a friend of mine was dying of cancer that she had battled for many years. In one of her last Facebook posts she […]
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 […]